Rights group slams proposal to close UN refugee office in Malaysia
Lawyers for Liberty says the protection of refugees and asylum seekers is not an issue that should be defined as foreign interference.
Recording police raids or arrests not an offence, lawyers take home minister to task
Lawyers for Liberty says the government itself has approved the use of body cameras for the police.
Why oppose total abolition of death penalty, MCA?
If MCA accepts that the aim is to avoid innocent persons being wrongfully convicted, then the abolition of death penalty is the only way forward.
Rights group warns govt against deporting former Bangladesh diplomat
Lawyers for Liberty says Mohammmed Khairuzzaman should be released from custody and accorded the protection to which he is entitled as a political refugee.
Rohana not the only stateless case, lawyers tell home minister
Lawyers for Liberty says a complete revamp of national policies is needed to address the issue of statelessness at its root.
What big-headed? Lawyers hit out at Hamzah over anti-refugee xenophobia
Lawyers for Liberty says the home minister should have been more concerned about the underlying causes forcing children to beg in the first place.
Lawyers accuse Singapore of harassment ahead of Malaysian’s appeal to quash death sentence
Lawyers for Liberty says Nagaenthran Dharmalingam's lawyer has been subjected to 'undue pressure' including personal cost orders of tens of thousands of dollars ahead of the hearing set for Jan 24.
Group slams ‘robotic’ response from Singapore as protests mount over execution of Malaysian man
Lawyers for Liberty says the Singapore home ministry deliberately ignored concerns over the mental state of Nagaenthran Dharmalingam.
Rights group slams Singapore over looming execution of mentally disabled Malaysian
Lawyers for Liberty says no civilised nation should resort to hanging the mentally disabled.
Rights group slams successive govts for going after Nur Sajat
Lawyers for Liberty says the cosmetics entrepreneur was persecuted by both the Perikatan Nasional and Pakatan Harapan governments.
Don’t appeal High Court ruling on equal citizenship if you’re sincere, govt told
Lawyers for Liberty also says the High Court's decision is already in line with the proposed amendment and has force of law.
Lawyers group slams charge against activist for post on treatment of refugees
Lawyers for Liberty says it is 'nonsensical' that such exposures could be detrimental to public order or morality.