Judges with Bornean experience to hear Sabah, Sarawak cases


inister in the Prime Minister’s Department Liew Vui Keong says the federal government is working to ensure that Sabah and Sarawak become equal partners in the federation. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Nazir Sufari, January 19, 2020.

PRIORITY will be given to judges with Bornean judicial experience to hear cases filed in Sabah and Sarawak at the Court of Appeal and Federal Court stages, said Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Liew Vui Keong.

Liew agreed with a suggestion by Sabah Law Society president Roger Chin that judges with Bornean experience be represented in the judicial system for appeals arising in those two states.


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