Category: 2010: 8

The quest for justice continues 1

The quest for justice continues

… for Aminulrasyid, Azzamudin, Mohd Afham, Norizan Salleh, Shahril Azlan and A Kugan … as Lawyers for Liberty submit a memorandum to the Home Affairs Ministry.

Deaths in custody 1

Deaths in custody

Charles Hector looks at the big picture of custodial deaths and calls on the government to end this terrible plague.

The cost of cheap shopping 0

The cost of cheap shopping

The more consolidated the retail market becomes, the easier it will be for large corporations to exploit farmers and other small suppliers, writes Max F.

When KPIs enter the courts 0

When KPIs enter the courts

Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) have been introduced in courts to improve efficiency. But the preoccupation with the speedy disposal of cases may come at the expense of justice, warns the Penang Bar Committee.

Labour law amendments 1

Labour law amendments

Workers are being squeezed as proposed labour law amendments do little to remedy long-standing injustices for employees, points out Syed Shahir Syed Mohamud.

Remembering Beng Hock in Penang 4

Remembering Beng Hock in Penang

If the present government does not want to change the system, then the rakyat can change the Government in the next GE. S H Tan reports from a forum in Penang in support of...

Aliran Monthly 30: 8 editor’s note 1

Aliran Monthly 30: 8 editor’s note

Justice in Malaysia – or the lack of it – is our focus in this issue. Teoh Beng Hock – and others who have perished – are not forgotten. P Ramakrishnan calls for a...

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