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February 22, 2018 8:42 AM After five years, activist Adam Adli acquitted of sedition charge

Social activist Adam Adli is pictured at the Palace of Justice, Putrajaya on February 22, 2018. — Picture by Azinuddin GhazaliPUTRAJAYA, Feb 22 — The Court of Appeal today acquitted social activist Adam Adli’s sedition charge that was brought against him by the government in 2013. A three-man bench acquitted and discharged the case on the grounds of multiple 4

February 21, 2018 7:44 AM Court allows EC’s bid to halt lawsuit over voters in uncompleted army camp

Lawyers Gobind Singh Deo (left) and Michelle Ng represented 48 Segamat voters who had challenged the registration of 949 voters at an uncompleted army camp, February 21, 2018. — Picture by Zuraneeza ZulkifliPUTRAJAYA, Feb 21 — The Election Commission (EC) today succeeded in effectively putting a stop to a lawsuit challenging the registration of 949 voters 7

February 21, 2018 3:13 AM Amnesty International: Fahmi Reza’s guilty verdict a violation of human rights

Graphic artist Fahmi Reza (right) arriving at the Ipoh sessions court accompanied by his lawyer Syahredzan Johan January 4, 2018. — Picture by Marcus PheongKUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 — Amnesty International Malaysia today questioned the Ipoh Sessions Court’s decision to punish graphic artist Fahmi Reza for posting a clown sketch of Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib 11

February 20, 2018 12:40 PM Egypt puts prominent Islamist critical of Sisi on terrorism list

Former Egyptian presidential candidate Abdel Moneim Abol Fotouh speaking during an interview with Reuters in Cairo February 11, 2014. — Reuters picCAIRO, Feb 20 — An Egyptian court put former Islamist presidential candidate Abdel Moneim Abol Fotouh on a terrorism list today, state news agency MENA reported, following his arrest for alleged contacts with the banned 8

February 20, 2018 9:14 AM Graphic designer gets jail, fined RM30,000 for improper use of network facilities

IPOH: A graphic designer was sentenced to a month's jail and fined RM30,000 by the Sessions Court here today for uploading an offensive image of the country's leader on his Facebook account two years ago. Judge Norashima Khalid handed down the sentence on Mohd Fahmi Reza Mohd Zarin, 40, after finding that the defence had failed to raise reasonable doubts 8

February 19, 2018 11:09 AM Report: Khairy loses appeal over ‘main belakang’ claim against Anwar

In September last year, Anwar won his civil suit against Khairy for defaming him after the latter allegedly said the defamatory words at a ceramah in Lembah Pantai nine years ago. ― Picture by Saw Siow FengKUALA LUMPUR, Feb 19 — Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin today lost his appeal in a defamation suit by Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim, who is suing 11

February 19, 2018 10:00 AM High court dismisses Ronasutra cosmetics' appeal over RM265,000 payment to Vanidah

KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court today dismissed an appeal by a manufacturer of Ronasutra cosmetics to set aside a lower court decision in ordering it to pay RM265,000 to actress Vanidah Imran as payment for the balance of contract between both parties. Judge Datuk Wan Ahmad Farid Wan Salleh made the decision after dismissing the appeal of the appellant 8

February 19, 2018 3:22 AM MP loses suit against Speaker for rejecting question in Parliament

Lawyer N. Surendran (right) and Petaling Jaya Selatan MP Hee Loy Sian speak to reporters outside courtroom at the Kuala Lumpur High Court in Kuala Lumpur February 19, 2018. — Picture by Yusof Mat IsaKUALA LUMPUR, Feb 19 — The High Court dismissed today Petaling Jaya Selatan MP Hee Loy Sian’s lawsuit against Speaker Tan Sri Pandikar Amin Mulia over the latter’s 9

February 18, 2018 3:47 AM Namewee's video clip: Police open investigation paper

KUALA LUMPUR: Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun said an investigation paper has been opened on rapper Namewee's video clip which allegedly rode roughshod on the sensitivities of the multi-racial society in the country. He said the Royal Malaysian Police (PDRM) was working with the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission 10

February 12, 2018 11:20 AM Federal Court dismisses UM’s leave to appeal against students

A three-man bench led by Chief Justice Tun Md Raus Sharif in a unanimous decision affirmed the Court of Appeal's ruling after hearing submissions from UM's lawyer Datuk Muhammad Adam Abdullah and the students' counsel Edmund Bon. — Reuters picPUTRAJAYA, Feb 12 — The Federal Court today dismissed the bid by University of Malaya (UM)’s Students Disciplinary 3