Scrapping media laws better way to fight fake news, says lawyer

Low Han Shaun

Lawyer Syahredzan Johan says laws that restrict freedom of speech and expression should be abolished. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Farhan Nazmi, March 1, 2018.

THERE are many ways to tackle fake news, but drafting new laws is not one of them, said lawyer Syahredzan Johan.

He  said among the measures would be to remove legislation that puts restrictions on the media.

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