The Malaysian Bar, the Sabah Law Association and the Advocates’ Association of Sarawak vehemently oppose all forms of detention without trial, and view the passage into law of the Prevention of Terrorism Act 2015 (Pota) in the early hours of 7 April 2015 with grave concern.
By proclaiming that Mohd Saiful Bukhari Azlan is a credible witness, in the face of the commonsense counter arguments offered by Anwar’s defence team, the judges have brought shame to our land, writes Francis Loh.
The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) said yesterday that it is disappointed that Malaysia’s Federal Court ruled to uphold the imprisonment of opposition leader, Anwar Ibrahim.
Gabungan Pilihanraya Bersih dan Adil (Bersih 2.0) amat hampa bawaha Mahkamah Persekutuan telah menegakkan keputusan Mahkamah Rayuan tentang kes liwat kedua Ketua Pembangkang Anwar Ibrahim, dengan menerima hujah yang langsung tidak kukuh dan tidak menghiraukan kelemahan yang serius dalam kes ini.
The International Commission of Jurists today expressed deep concern over the ruling of the Federal Court upholding the conviction on “sodomy charges” of opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim by the Court of Appeal under the colonial-era Section 377B of the Penal Code.