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MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWNEWS
Court upholds Rafizi's Conviction, Sentence for 1MDB Charges
KUALA LIMPUR, Aug 23 (Bernama) - The High Court here today upheld Pandan Member of Parliament Mohd Rafizi Ramli's conviction and 18-month sentence for a charge of unauthorised disclosure of the contents of a page in 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB)'s audit report.
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWNEWS
Technician sentenced to jail, whipping for robbing Bangladeshi National
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 23 (Bernama) - A technician was sentenced to five years' jail and a stroke of the cane by the Sessions Court here today for committing gang-robbery on a Bangladeshi national.
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWNEWS
Jail, Fine for 4 'Supermen'
PETALING JAYA, Aug 23 (Bernama) - For trying to be like 'superman' and riding their motorcycles in a manner dangerous to themselves and other road users, four 'mat rempit' were sentenced to six months in prison and RM6,000 fine or another six months' jail by the Magistrate's Cou ...
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWNEWS
Jail, Whipping, Fine for Businessman
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 23 (Bernama) - A businessman was sentenced to three years in jail, two strokes of the cane and RM10,000 fine in default five months jail by the Magistrate's Court here today after being found guilty of fraud involving the purchase of a Mercedes-Benz E200K worth ...
MALAYSIADISPUTE RESOLUTIONNEWS
Court allows Government's Application to strike out Suit by Altantuya's Family
SHAH ALAM, Aug 23 (Bernama) - The High Court here today allowed an application by the Malaysian government to strike out a civil suit filed against it by deceased Mongolian model Altantuya Shaariibuu's family.
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWJUDGMENTS
Sutrisno v Public Prosecutor
Date: 10 Aug 2017; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Criminal Appeal No. J-05-117-04/2015; Source: Federal Court Registry
MALAYSIABANKING & FINANCELEGISLATION
Notice to Third Parties
Date: 08 Aug 2017; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (B) 402 of 2017; Source: AGC Federal Gazette
MALAYSIAGENERALLEGISLATION
Bill of the Lembaga Kemajuan Wilayah Kedah (Amendment) Act 2017
This Bill seeks to amend the Lembaga Kemajuan Wilayah Kedah Act 1981 for the purpose of facilitating and expediting the administration of the Lembaga and improving the service delivery.
MALAYSIAGENERALLEGISLATION
Bill of the Access to Biological Resources and Benefit Sharing Act 2017
The access to Biological Resources and Benefit Sharing Act 2017 seeks to implement the convention on biological diversity and the nagoya protocol on access to genetic resources and the fair and equitable sharing of benefits arising from their utilization to the convention on bio ...
MALAYSIAEMPLOYMENT LAWLEGISLATION
Bill of the Employment Insurance System Act 2017
The proposed Employment Insurance System Act 2017 seeks to provide for an insurance system for insured persons who have lost their employments by providing certain benefits and re-employment placement programme.
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