While Attorney-General Tan Sri Idrus Harun hails his staff and rubbishes Tan Sri Tommy Thomas’ criticisms, it looks like the government still needs to rely on private practitioners to get things going.
Burger stall operator Mohd Asri Hamid’s allegations make authorities act but in the cases of prominent lawyer Datuk Seri Gopal Sri Ram and Deputy Youth and Sports Minister Wan Ahmad Fayhsal Wan Ahmad Kamal, the powers that be have remained silent.
Puan Sri Faridah Begum reveals how her dad cooked vegetarian meals for Datuk Seri Gopal Sri Ram who she used to call ‘uncle’ as she joins husband former Attorney-General Tan Sri Apandi Ali in submitting affidavit against the deputy public prosecutor.
The High Court has fixed Aug 7 to hear the disqualification application against lead prosecutor Datuk Seri Gopal Sri Ram. In the meantime, Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s 1MDB audit tampering trial will continue.
Given former Attorney-General Tan Sri Mohamed Apandi Ali’s allegation that “a magistrate and policemen could be arranged” in trying to arrest then Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak, should Datuk Seri Gopal Sri Ram continue as prosecutor in high profile cases?
Former Attorney-General Tan Sri Mohamed Apandi Ali says revelation on Datuk Seri Gopal Sri Ram and Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad to discuss arrest of former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak is only the beginning of more damning revelations.
Claims by Court of Appeal judge Datuk Dr Hamid Sultan Abu Backer about the Malaysian judiciary has sparked a series of questions and raised concern among the legal fraternity and the masses.