Court sets March 22 to manage appeal against Siti Kasim’s acquittal

The Kuala Lumpur High Court has set March 22 for case management for an appeal against the acquittal of lawyer-activist Siti Kasim of an obstruction charge. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, February 22, 2021.

THE high court today set March 22 for case management of the prosecution’s appeal against the acquittal by a magistrates’ court of lawyer-cum-activist Siti Kasim from a charge of obstructing a Federal Territory Islamic Religious Department (JAWI) officer from discharging her public duty during a 2016 event at a hotel.

Deputy public prosecutor Izalina Abdullah informed the date after the case management today, which was held in the chambers before high court senior assistant registrar Farah Azura Mohd Saad.

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