Maintaining the appearance of fairness in Malaysia

Emmanuel Joseph

Law is a complicated subject matter where things are not always what it seems to be. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, September 14, 2022.

LAST month, a former prime minister was sentenced to jail after exhausting all his legal avenues for appeal.

In the run-up to the final verdict, a PR campaign of sorts was conducted by supporters of Najib Razak, questioning the impartiality of the sentencing judge at the court of first instance.

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