Bella testifies in private at trial of Rumah Bonda founder
Her testimony could not be reported by the media as she is a child witness.
3 other Rumah Bonda residents saw Siti Bainun abusing Bella, witness tells court
Zurianty Sudin says the three were living with Siti Bainun and Bella at the time of the incident.
Bone X-ray exam used to determine Bella's age, court hears
Medical officer Dr B Anulaawathi says the girl was found to be 15 when the examination was done in 2020.
Rumah Bonda allowed to reopen but not as care centre
The court today allowed Siti Bainun Ahd Razali's application for the removal of the seal on the premises.
Welfare officer says Bella was thin, scared when met at KL hospital
Mohamad Imran Mohamed Zanyuin says he never agreed to Bella being placed under Siti Bainun's care because he did not know the woman personally and was unsure about her background.
Leaked pictures of Bella’s injuries not from police, court told
Police officer Mior Samsul Abdul Rahman says he does not know where the photos which were eventually shared on Facebook came from.
Bella appears in court for identification proceedings
Five others previously under the care of Rumah Bonda founder Siti Bainun Ahd Razali are also in court for the proceedings.
Siti Bainun held Bella’s chin, forced her to eat chilli-laden fried rice, court hears
Witness Suhana Zam says she also saw a palm-sized bruise on Bella's face during a visit in June last year.
I saw Bella lying on the floor, burn marks on her neck, witness tells court
Legal research officer Suhana Zam says she stumbled over Bella in the dark, lying on the floor of the laundry room.
Lies, Bella was never splashed with hot water, Siti Bainun’s lawyer tells court
Nur A’minahtul Mardiah also challenges Yasmin Nahar Mahmood's statement that Bella was forced to eat chillis and bound at her mouth.
Lawyers appointed by TMJ hold watching brief in Bella case
Khairul Anwar Rahmat, Baljit Singh Sidhu, Ikbal Salam and Mohd Radzi Yatiman are there as observers with the green light from the women, family and community development ministry.
#JusticeforBella gains pace as Siti Bainun’s lawyer lambasted online
Hafidzah Hassan has come under fire from both the public and fellow lawyers for making personal comments on the case even as the trial continues.