Najib’s lawyers withdraw Australian handwriting expert as witness

Bede Hong

Former PM Najib Razak and his alleged enablers are accused of funnelling hundreds of millions of ringgit from SRC International through subsidiaries owned by the company. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Seth Akmal, February 24, 2020.

NAJIB Razak’s lawyers will not be calling Australian handwriting expert Steven Strach to testify at the SRC International trial, the high court was told today.

“An impasse has arisen relating to the terms of Dr Steven’s appointment and as a result, we are unable to proceed further with his appointment,” said lead counsel Muhammad Shafee Abdullah in a letter to the high court, made available to the press.

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  • The expert must have confirmed that the signatures were Najib's.

    Posted 1 month ago by Arul Inthirarajah

  • Agree!

    Posted 1 month ago by Adrian Tan

  • The expert wont change his opinion no matter how much money you throw at him lol

    Posted 1 month ago by Kinetica Cho

  • Lies after lies. Caught and got caught again. More delaying or deception developing??

    Posted 1 month ago by Concerned Citizen