Court rejects govt’s bid to suspend ruling on equal citizenship for children born overseas
Lawyer Gurdial Singh Nijar says the judge found that the defendants' position in the case was contradictory.
Children born to Malaysian women overseas entitled to citizenship, court rules
The suit had gone for full trial before High Court judge Akhtar Tahir.
Govt fails again to strike out suit over citizenship for children born to Malaysian women overseas
The suit will now go for full trial.
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.