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July 18, 2018 11:05 AM Sarawak assembly to appeal court decision on Pujut assemblyman

KUCHING: The Sarawak Legislative Assembly today approved a motion for it apply for leave to appeal to the Federal Court against a Court of Appeal decision upholding a High Court judgment reinstating Dr Ting Tiong Choon as the rightful Pujut assemblyman. Sixty-eight assemblymen voted for and seven against the motion which was tabled by Minister for Tourism 19

February 28, 2018 9:50 AM Apex court upholds ruling allowing Sarawak AG to represent state assembly

Pujut lawmaker Dr Ting Tiong Choon (right) with lead counsel Chong Siew Chiang speaking to reporters after the Federal Court's ruling February 28, 2018. — Picture by Sulok TawieKUCHING, Feb 28 — Pujut assemblyman Ting Tiong Choon failed today to obtain leave from the Federal Court to challenge a lower court’s ruling that allowed the Sarawak state assembly 24

October 4, 2017 6:32 AM Court: Sarawak AG can act for state legislature over Pujut rep disqualification

Pujut assemblyman Dr Ting Tiong Choon’s lawyer says legal team will obtain instruction from Ting whether to appeal today's decision in the Federal Court. PETALING JAYA: The Sarawak attorney-general (AG) has the authority to file an appeal on behalf of the state assembly, which is a party challenging the qualification of an assemblyman, the Court of Appeal 6

June 25, 2017 9:22 AM Sarawak Speaker rejects call to convene assembly, says no crisis

Sarawak Speaker Datuk Amar Asfia Awang Nassar says the DAP cannot dictate terms to the Barisan Nasional, June 25, 2017. — Picture by Sulok TawieKUCHING, June 25 — The Sarawak assembly will not convene an emergency meeting as demanded by state DAP chairman Chong Chieng Jen, Speaker Datuk Amar Asfia Awang Nassar said today. He insisted the state was not facing 12

June 21, 2017 7:17 AM Sarawak DAP wants emergency sitting over appeal against court decision on Pujut

KUCHING: Sarawak DAP has called on Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg to hold an emergency meeting of the state assembly within the next two weeks. Its chairman Chong Chieng Jen (pic) said the meeting is needed to make a resolution to authorise the filing of an appeal over the High Court ruling that reinstated Dr Ting Tiong Choon as Pujut 119

June 20, 2017 10:07 AM Sarawak A-G to appeal against High Court's Pujut decision

KUCHING: The Sarawak Attorney-General will file an appeal on behalf of the state assembly against the High Court judgment to reinstate Dr Ting Tiong Choon (pix) as Pujut assemblyman. Assistant Minister for Law, State Federal Relationship and Project Monitoring Sharifah Hasidah Sayeed Aman Ghazali said the state assembly should appeal against the ruling 9

June 18, 2017 1:25 PM Sarawak to appeal court decision on Pujut seat

KUCHING: The Sarawak chief minister said the state Barisan Nasional (BN) government would appeal to the Federal Court against the decision of the Kuching High Court of ruling null and void the disqualification of Dr Ting Tiong Choon as Pujut assemblyman by the State Legislative Assembly. Abang Johari Tun Openg said the state government respected the decision 52

June 17, 2017 8:21 AM Let this case serve as a lesson, says Ting

The Pujut assemblyman says this must be a lesson for other parties to follow proper procedures. KUCHING: Dr Ting Tiong Choon, who was restored by the High Court today as the rightfully elected representative of the state constituency of Pujut, hopes the case will serve as a lesson to other parties in following proper procedures. “I have not done anything 31

June 17, 2017 8:14 AM EC accepts court's decision: EC chairman

PUTRAJAYA: The Election Commission (EC) accepts the decision of the Kuching High Court that Dr Ting Tiong Choon remains as the Sarawak assemblyman for Pujut, said EC chairman Datuk Seri Mohd Hashim Abdullah. In a statement today, he said, EC would take further action in line with the court's decision. "The EC will hold a special meeting on this matter 37

June 17, 2017 7:30 AM EC: We will comply with High Court decision

PETALING JAYA: The Election Commission (EC) says that it will comply with the Kuching High Court which ruled that Dr Ting Tiong Choon (pic) retains his position as Pujut assemblyman. On Saturday morning, the Court ruled against the Sarawak state assembly's decision to disqualify Dr Ting as an assemblyman. "In regards to this, the Election Commission 42