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June 20, 2018 6:39 AM Tony Pua gets to appeal against injunction on 1MDB video

PUTRAJAYA: The Apex Court has granted leave to Tony Pua (pix) to appeal against an interim injunction won by former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak on a video uploaded on the Damansara MP's Facebook page on the 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) scandal. The three-man bench led by Chief Judge of Malaya Tan Sri Ahmad Maarop agreed that there 4

June 13, 2018 4:15 AM Rafizi, NFCorp fail to reach settlement

KUALA LUMPUR: An agreement for settlement between PKR vice-president Mohd Rafizi Ramli and National Feedlot Corporation Sdn Bhd (NFCorp) has failed after Rafizi refused to agree to some of the terms set. After meeting with the lawyers from both sides in chambers of Justice Nik Hasmat Nik Mohamed, the High Court has set Aug 24 for hearing. Lawyer Noor Farhah 17

June 6, 2018 10:36 AM Unpaid fees: Former Pahang MB settles suit with lawyers

KUALA LUMPUR: The lawsuit filed by lawyers Manjeet Singh Dhillon and Americk Sidhu against former Pahang Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Adnan Yaakob over alleged non-payment of legal fees was settled amicably in the Sessions Court today. Judge Nurul Husna Awang recorded the settlement of the case in her chambers in the presence of lawyer Adnan Seman, representing 9

May 14, 2018 7:10 AM TV3 to pay Anwar RM1.1m for defamation (Updated)

KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court today awarded RM1.1 million in damages to Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim after winning his defamation suit against TV3. The television station has been found to have defamed Anwar by linking him to the intrusion of Filipino militants at Lahad Datu in 2013. Judge Datuk Ahmad Zaidi Ibrahim granted him RM250,000 aggravated, RM250,000 exemplary 12

April 29, 2018 11:16 AM Iran newspaper head arrested over 'prostitutes' report

TEHRAN: The head of Iran's reformist newspaper Shargh was arrested after residents of a northeastern city accused the paper of defamation over a report on "prostitution" there, Iranian media said Sunday. Mehdi Rahmanian was "summoned (by the courts) after a complaint by a group of residents of the Shahid Rajai neighbourhood of Mashhad," the semi-official 25

April 29, 2018 6:22 AM PAS confident of winning defamation suit against Sarawak Report

MARANG: PAS is confident of the court ruling in its favour in the defamation case against London-based Sarawak Report news portal for allegedly claiming that the party accepted cash from Umno leaders which will be heard this Monday in London. Its president, Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang (pix), said this was based on the evidence compiled by its lawyers 22

April 18, 2018 8:08 AM Nurul Izzah wins RM1m in defamation suit against ex-IGP Khalid, Ismail Sabri

Judicial Commissioner Datuk Faizah Jamaludin said the court found that both Khalid and Ismail had defamed Nurul Izzah at two separate functions in 2015 concerning the incumbent Lembah Pantai MP’s meeting with Filipina Jacel Kiram. ― Picture by Miera ZulyanaKUALA LUMPUR, April 18 — PKR vice-president Nurul Izzah Anwar won today a defamation suit against 8

April 3, 2018 10:42 AM Anwar seeks RM2m in damages over Lahat Datu news clip

KUALA LUMPUR: Opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has claimed RM2 million in damages against Sistem Televisyen (M) Bhd (TV3) over a news item on Buletin Utama in 2013 linking him to the bloody intrusion in Lahad Datu. Lawyer Datuk Ambiga Sreenivasan who represented Anwar said the amount was fitting as it was a serious allegation against her client 8

March 22, 2018 7:13 AM Australian media firms fail in Rebel Wilson bid

Australian comedian and actor Rebel Wilson reacts as she leaves the Victorian Supreme Court in Melbourne, Australia, June 15, 2017. — Reuters pic SYDNEY, March 22 — Six Australian media companies seeking to join the battle against a record AUD$$4.5 million (RM13.7 million) defamation payout to Hollywood star Rebel Wilson had their case knocked back today 10

March 13, 2018 1:01 PM Appeals court orders TV3 to pay RM200,000 damages to lawyer for defamation

PUTRAJAYA, March 13 — The Court of Appeal today ordered Sistem Televisyen Malaysia Bhd (TV3) to pay RM200,000 in damages to veteran lawyer Manjeet Singh Dhillon for defamation. A three-man bench comprising Datuk Abang Iskandar Abang Hashim, Datuk Dr Badariah Sahamid and Datuk Mary Lim Thiam Suan unanimously allowed Manjeet Singh’s appeal to reverse the High Court 19