Saturday, September 25, 2021

AGC

Govt should accept court ruling on citizenship for children born overseas

Even if the government's appeal is purely academic, it would affect the development of the country's legal system.

Hearing of 1MDB-linked forfeiture suit against Najib, 17 others postponed

The prosecution cites new developments in requesting for the suit to be postponed.

Govt moving to separate roles of AG and public prosecutor

Law minister Takiyuddin Hassan says this is to ensure justice and fulfil the principles of the rule of law as well as to avoid conflicts of interest.

PM, Cabinet still hold executive power, says AGC

The Attorney-General's Chambers says whether or not someone possesses the majority support of MPs is determined by the MPs themselves, not political parties or leaders.

Parlimen maya, pilihan raya bukan bidang kuasa saya, kata Noor Hisham

Ketua pengarah kesihatan berkata sebarang langkah untuk mengadakan sidang Dewan Rakyat secara dalam talian adalah bidang kuasa peguam negara, bukan pihak berkuasa kesihatan.

Govt fails to strike out suit over citizenship for children born to Malaysian women overseas

Judge says there is clearly discrimination in Malaysia’s citizenship laws against Malaysian mothers, which the government has to justify in the lawsuit.

Incorrect to say Najib had direct control over 1MDB, lawyer says in forfeiture suit

She also says there is no documentary evidence that the money said to be from 1MDB entered his account due to his instruction.

AGC objects to youths’ challenge over delay in Undi 18

Court fixes May 6 to hear the objection.

AGC objects to NGOs’ bid to challenge deportation of Myanmar refugees

Senior federal counsel says the NGOs are not the parties affected by the decision to repatriate Myanmar nationals to their country of origin.

Anwar fries ex-AG Thomas, says book filled with reckless, insensitive and racist claims

The PKR president accuses Tommy Thomas of making generalisations and insulting the civil service in his autobiography.

Jesse James, Zakir Naik and other problems in Thomas’ story

Several errors and logical shortcomings have emerged in Tommy Thomas' autobiography.

Cops begin probe into ex-AG’s book

Police have so far questioned the publisher of the book on its contents.

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