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Ahmad Maslan charged failing to declare RM2 milln received from Najib to IRB

KUALA LUMPUR: Pontian MP Datuk Seri Ahmad Maslan was charged in the Sessions Court here today with failing to declare RM2 million which he received from Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak to the Inland Revenue Board (IRB) and also for

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Who was the minister involved in the drug-fuelled party, asks Power

SHAH ALAM: People’s Wellbeing & Rights Organisation (Power) today lodged a report with the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) in regards to a police raid on a private party recently, which implicated several prominent political leaders in drug abuse. Its chairman,

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Was a minister involved in drug-fuelled party? NGO to lodge report with MACC

PUCHONG: A local non-governmental organisation (NGO) is planning to lodge a report with the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) in regards to the recent police raid on a private party which implicated several prominent political leaders in drug abuse. People’s Wellbeing

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Rule of law or rule of the jungle?

After Pakatan Harapan took over federal powers, the people were awaiting the much-promised reforms in our legal system as promised in their election manifesto and campaigns. The people expected more from them as Pakatan always blamed the previous administration for

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MACC lodges police report over criminal plot to smear its reputation

PUTRAJAYA: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has lodged a police report against several individuals, including a lawyer, over an alleged criminal plot to smear the image and reputation of the commission and its chief commissioner, Latheefa Koya. The report was

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Disclosure of audios by MACC chief Latheefa: Legal or not?

The recent disclosure of a clutch of videos by MACC chief Latheefa Koya has predictably attracted wide public comments. Concerns raised include such issues as the right to privacy and right of an accused to a fair trial. In short, issues

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Did MACC miss the woods for the trees?

There may be provisions in the laws of the nation to permit certain law enforcement agencies to wiretap conversations between parties or people of interest, but are there laws to allow them to unilaterally and arbitrarily release the recordings for

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Siti Kasim: Wiretapping is legal, going public with evidence is also okay

PUCHONG: Lawyer-activist Siti Kasim said that law enforcement agencies are empowered to wiretap communications of anyone suspected to be involved in criminal activity. In a Facebook post yesterday, Siti said that then Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Seri

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Najib’s audio scandal: MACC breached OSA, committed sub judice, says Shafee

PUCHONG: MACC chief commissioner Latheefa Koya breached the Official Secrets Act 1972 (OSA) by leaking confidential telephone calls involving senior government leaders and foreign dignitaries.  “What puzzles me is that Latheefa told the media that she made the expose as

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MACC expose: Najib sought UAE to help stepson, Riza Aziz

PUTRAJAYA: In another expose made the MACC today in regards to the SRC International Sdn Bhd, an audio clip featured former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak pleading help from United Arab Emirates (UAE) Crown Prince Mohammed Zayed Al

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