Tag Archive | "P Uthayakumar"

Uthayakumar’s bid to move sedition trial to High Court dismissed

KUALA LUMPUR, 27 Oct 2009: The High Court today dismissed lawyer P Uthayakumar’s application to transfer his sedition trial from the Sessions Court to the High Court. Justice Datuk Mohamad Zabidin Mohd Diah said Uthayakumar’s main argument that the case involved complicated issues in law held no merit. He said Sessions Court judges had all [...]

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Posted in NewsComments (1)

Uthayakumar released with conditions, court told

Uthayakumar released with conditions, court told

KUALA LUMPUR, 23 June 2009: P Uthayakumar’s release from Internal Security Act (ISA) detention in May was with conditions, the High Court was told today. Deputy Public Prosecutor Noorin Badaruddin said the Hindraf lawyer was released subject to seven restrictions set out in the directive to suspend the detention order by the Home Ministry dated [...]

Tags: , , , , , , ,

Posted in NewsComments (2)

ISA perspectives

ISA perspectives

“This (punishment) is more cruel than the ISA (Internal Security Act).” Former Selangor Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Dr Mohd Khir Toyo referring to his one-year suspension from the Selangor legislative assembly, which was recommended by the state’s Rights and Privileges Committee. The committee found Khir guilty for not turning up at a Select Committee on [...]

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Posted in Found in QuotationComments (1)

DAP wants to meet Hishammuddin

DAP wants to meet Hishammuddin

PETALING JAYA, 12 May 2009: DAP has requested for a meeting with Home Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein to ask him to revoke the conditions that have been imposed on recently released Hindraf leaders. “If [the Hindraf leaders] are ‘no more a threat to the country’ in the eyes of the home minister, then why [...]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Posted in NewsComments (1)

Gerakan urges Indian M’sian unity

Gerakan urges Indian M’sian unity

PETALING JAYA, 11 May 2009: Gerakan has urged Indian Malaysians to unite, and invited the five Hindu Rights Action Force (Hindraf) leaders who were recently released from Internal Security Act detention to join in this quest. Gerakan vice-president A Kohilan Pillay called on all parties to look beyond the divisions and tribulations of the past [...]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Posted in NewsComments (1)

Waytha Moorthy: I shall return

Waytha Moorthy: I shall return

PETALING JAYA, 11 May 2009: Hindu Rights Action Force (Hindraf) chairperson P Waytha Moorthy will brave the possibility of arrest and return to Malaysia immediately following the release of all five Hindraf lawyers from detention without trial. In a press statement today, Waytha Moorthy, who has been living in self-imposed exile in the UK, said [...]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Posted in NewsComments Off

  • The Nut Graph

 

Switch to our mobile site