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Justice finally served, Kok says after nine-year wait over unlawful ISA detention

PUTRAJAYA, July 11 ― DAP MP Teresa Kok today said that justice has finally been served after she was wrongfully arrested and detained under the now-abolished Internal Security Act (ISA) nine years ago.

Court affirms RM350,000 compensation for MP’s unlawful arrest

PUTRAJAYA: The Federal Court today affirmed the RM350,000 in damages awarded to Seputeh MP Teresa Kok over her detention under the then Internal Security Act (ISA) nine years ago.

With top court victory, Teresa Kok keeps RM350,000 award over ISA arrest

PUTRAJAYA, July 11 — DAP MP Teresa Kok won again in her long eight-year legal battle when the Federal Court today ruled in her favour and maintained a RM350,000 compensation over her wrongful arrest in 2008.

Father of modern Malaysia backs jailed former deputy in attempt to oust PM

Mahathir Mohamad says former deputy Anwar Ibrahimm, jailed on charges of sodomy, should be freed to contest election against scandal-ridden Najib.

Teresa Kok gets RM350k award for ISA detention

PUTRAJAYA: Seputeh MP Teresa Kok won her appeal on Tuesday against the government over her detention under the Internal Security Act (ISA) nine years ago. She was awarded RM350,000 in total damages. The Court of Appeal ruled that the High Court had erred in law when applying a test case, in reference to Kok’s situation, […]

My appeal against the High Court’s decision on my ISA detention in September 2008

This morning my assistant Edmund, my two interns and I went to the Court of Appeal for my appeal against the High Court’s decision on my ISA detention in September 2008. I was detained under the ISA over the false accusation against me that I had opposed azan of a mosque in Bandar Kinrara. In […]

No evidence produced against Teresa Kok, court told

PUTRAJAYA: Evidence pertaining to Seputeh MP Teresa Kok’s 2008 Internal Security Act (ISA) detention over allegations that she was involved in activities detrimental to public safety were not produced during the trial, the Court of Appeal heard on Wednesday.

I cannot agree with Mat Sabu more …….

It’s education and democracy, not “nonsensical laws” that can tackle terrorism, said Amanah president Mohamad Sabu. “Stop terrorism with education, democracy and so on. “There’s no need to enact new laws. The old acts were nonsense. The Sedition Act is nonsense too,” Mohamad told reporters at the DAP retreat in Subang Jaya today. The government […]

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