Bar seeks judicial review of Zahid’s discharge


Noel Achariam

The Malaysian Bar has sought a judicial review of the attorney-general’s decision to grant Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi a discharge not amounting to acquittal on September 4. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, December 4, 2023.

THE Malaysian Bar has taken legal action through the High Court against Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi’s discharge not amounting to acquittal (DNAA) of the 47 charges in his corruption case.

Its president Karen Cheah said it was seeking a judicial review over the attorney-general’s (AG) decision on September 4 in applying to the court for a DNAA in the case involving 47 charges against Zahid Hamidi.


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