We refer to the report that a 63-year-old African under remand for a drugs hearing died at Penang Hospital yesterday due to heart complications.
On 13 January 2013, the International Commission of Jurists condemned the arrest and investigation of prominent human rights lawyer and co-founder of Lawyers for Liberty Eric Paulsen under the archaic 1948 Sedition Act.
Gerakan Hapus Akta Hasutan (Abolish the Sedition Act Movement or GHAH) decries the act of violent hooliganism directed at a peaceful gathering on 12 October 2014.
Aliran is appalled at yesterday’s disruption of an anti-Sedition Act gathering at Speakers’ Square in Penang by a group of thugs.
Gerakan Hapus Akta Hasutan calls on the authorities to look into Ali’s allegation of ill treatment at Sungai Buloh prison and to ensure that his lawyers and family members are given regular access.
Gabungan Bertindak Malaysia calls upon Inspector General of Police Khalid Abu Bakar to resign over his deliberate refusal to comply with two High Court orders in two child custody cases, which is akin to...
In the absence of effective state action against the sale and consumption of dangerous bootleg alcohol in Myanmar, civil society and NGOs should play an active role, says John Smith Thang.