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September 4, 2018 10:08 AM Suhakam: Court should have exercised discretion in lesbian caning case

PETALING JAYA: The Terengganu Syariah High Court, that carried out the public caning on two women for same-sex relations on Monday, should have exercised discretion and refrained from executing the punishment, according to Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Suhakam) chairman Tan Sri Razali Ismail. He said that while the law provides for punishment 45

August 28, 2018 8:42 AM I knew about Amri’s disappearance only through news reports, says ex-IGP

KUALA LUMPUR: Former Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar said he only knew about activist Amri Che Mat through news reports. Khalid told the Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Suhakam) inquiry for Amri's disappearance that he only knew about the case from reading news reports. "After reading news reports I found out that he was the subject 8

August 2, 2018 6:07 AM IGP: Transfer of Gombak chief a lesson on illegal gambling

KUALA LUMPUR: The transfer of former Gombak district police Chief ACP Ali Ahmad should serve as a lesson to all the district police chiefs, including state police chiefs on the importance of eradicating illegal gambling activities. Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun said the police have no choice but to take action if senior police 10

July 10, 2018 9:38 AM Lawyers call on govt to end practice of child marriages

PETALING JAYA: Lawyers have called on the government to put an end to the practice of child marriages. National Human Rights Society (Hakam) president Prof. Datuk Dr. Gurdial Singh Nijar (pix) said the move was imperative in the quest to push for new laws to ban and criminalise the act. "It is not sufficient that laws allowing child marriages to be repealed 8

May 30, 2018 4:48 AM Bukit Aman took Amri without Perlis police’s knowledge, says wife

KUALA LUMPUR: Missing activist Amri Che Mat was taken by Bukit Aman police officers without the knowledge of the Perlis police, his wife Norhayati Mohd Ariffin said today. She told the inquiry into the disappearance of Amri, Pastor Raymond Koh and others conducted by the Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Suhakam) that this was revealed to her by Sarjan 13

May 16, 2018 11:12 AM Missing activists allegedly abducted by Bukit Aman team

KUALA LUMPUR: Missing activist Amri Che Mat and Pastor Raymond Koh were allegedly abducted by a team from Bukit Aman. Dropping a bombshell, Amri's wife Norhayati Mohd Ariffin today claimed that a police informer had revealed this on May 12 in the presence of her daughter. "This police officer, who had asked not to be named, told us that he knew who had taken 15

March 6, 2018 9:17 AM Suhakam's inquiry into Raymond Koh's case should cease: EAIC

KUALA LUMPUR: Suhakam's inquiry into the case of missing Pastor Raymond Koh should cease, said observers from the Enforcement Agency Integrity Commission (EAIC). "The best body to decide on the ambit of Section 12 (of the Suhakam Act) is the AGC (Attorney General's Chambers). Suhakam should come up with a list of options or scenarios on how to proceed 18

February 13, 2018 2:57 AM On anniversary of Koh’s abduction, wife demands answers

In an angry message on the anniversary of Koh's abduction, Susanna Liew said the family's grief and sadness were compounded by their treatment from the authorities. ― Picture courtesy of the Koh familyKUALA LUMPUR, Feb 13 — Police must inform Raymond Koh's family of progress in the investigation on his abduction, said his wife when criticising the “silence 13

January 16, 2018 6:19 AM Suhakam’s inquiry into Pastor Koh’s disappearance halted

PETALING JAYA: The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Suhakam) has today halted its inquiry into the disappearance of Pastor Raymond Koh after a request from the police. Suhakam commissioner and former Court of Appeal judge Mah Weng Kwai said he was informed that a suspect had been charged at the Petaling Jaya magistrate's court under Section 385 of the Penal 12

November 2, 2017 11:09 AM Pastor Koh’s family refused to cooperate with me, IO tells inquiry

Investigating officer tells Suhakam inquiry pastor's wife screamed at him for asking questions on Koh's alleged proselytisation. KUALA LUMPUR: The investigating officer in missing Pastor Raymond Koh’s case told an inquiry on missing persons today that the pastor’s family members refused to cooperate with him in the investigations. ASP Supari Mohammad 20