Wednesday, 21 August 2019

Asean Law Alert

Asean Law Alert

Asean Law Alert by Asean LIP
07 Aug 2019
Man gets 22 Years´Jail, 18 strokes for raping Stepdaughter
LABUAN, Aug 6 (Bernama) - A 51-year-old man was today sentenced to 22 years' jail and 18 strokes of the cane by the Sessions Court here for raping his 15-year-old stepdaughter and committing incest the past five years.

IPCMC Bill still subject to change to consider New Feedback - Liew
PUTRAJAYA, Aug 6 (Bernama) - The Independent Police Complaints and Misconduct Commission (IPCMC) Bill, which is set to be tabled for its second reading in the next Parliament sitting in October, is still open to changes, Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Liew Vui ...

30 Months' Jail for Hawker who insulted Islam, Adib's Death
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 6 (Bernama) - A hawker was sentenced to 30 months' jail by the Sessions Court here today for posting insulting remarks on social media on Prophet Muhammad, Islam and the death of firefighter Muhammad Adib Mohd Kassim.

Employment Act to be amended to address Workplace Issues - Kula Segaran
SHAH ALAM, Aug 6 (Bernama) - The Employment Act 1955 will be amended to provide for more effective handling of current workplace issues, said Human Resources Minister M. Kula Segaran. He said the current issues include discrimination at the workplace, paternity leave and working ...

'Gynaecologist' packed off to Jail for insulting Modesty of Two Women
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 6 (Bernama) - A Veterinary Department assistant was today sentenced to two months in prison after pleading guilty to two charges of insulting the modesty of two women and two charges of personating a government gynaecologist.

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