Malaysiakini pays RM500,000 fine

Company’s CEO Premesh Chandran went personally to settle it at Palace of Justice, says lawyer.

· 5 days ago

Malaysiakini pays RM500,000 fine

The day Malaysiakini is judged by the people

Portal raises funds to pay off fine within days of Federal Court ruling.

· 1 week ago · 1 comment

The day Malaysiakini is judged by the people

Malaysiakini’s contempt citing, let the media beware

· 1 week ago · 1 comment

Malaysiakini raises RM500,000 for fine within hours of appeal 

As of 4.50pm, donations have exceeded target by nearly RM30,000.

By Raevathi Supramaniam · 1 week ago · 8 comments

Malaysiakini raises RM500,000 for fine within hours of appeal 

Dissenting judgment on Malaysiakini case

· 1 week ago



Malaysiakini fined RM500,000

Portal loses contempt suit, ordered to pay by next week.

· 1 week ago · 2 comments

Malaysiakini fined RM500,000

Malaysiakini found guilty of contempt

Federal Court finds editor-in-chief not guilty of same charge.

· 1 week ago

Malaysiakini found guilty of contempt

Federal court considering submissions in Raub Mining defamation case

Malayskini challenging Appeals Court decision of bias in series of articles posted about company.

· 2 months ago

Federal court considering submissions in Raub Mining defamation case

Warning of rise of self-censorship as govt targets social-media users

Lawyers cite recent crackdown on Segambut MP, Malaysiakini and Al Jazeera.

By Kamles Kumar · 7 months ago

Warning of rise of self-censorship as govt targets social-media users

Govt unable to prove Malaysiakini’s intent to publish comments, says lawyer

Steven Gan had no knowledge of the comments until three days after article was published, says Malik Imtiaz Sawar.

By Bede Hong · 7 months ago

Govt unable to prove Malaysiakini’s intent to publish comments, says lawyer

The case against Malaysiakini sets a dangerous precedent for us all

· 7 months ago · 1 comment

Malaysiakini did its part to remove readers’ comments, says defence

Lawyers argue portal takes role seriously, simply too much traffic to moderate every post.

By Bede Hong · 7 months ago · 1 comment

Malaysiakini did its part to remove readers’ comments, says defence

Apex court denies Malaysiakini’s bid to quash contempt charge, sets July 13 hearing

News portal vows to fight case against them over readers’ comments.

By Bede Hong · 7 months ago

Apex court denies Malaysiakini’s bid to quash contempt charge, sets July 13 hearing

AGC must reconsider contempt action against news portal, say ex-Bar chiefs

Top lawyers argue legal system should not hold media outlets responsible for comments unless they fail to act on complaints.

· 7 months ago

AGC must reconsider contempt action against news portal, say ex-Bar chiefs

Malaysiakini applies to set aside A-G’s contempt action

It is not possible to directly moderate comments, says news portal's editor-in-chief.

· 8 months ago

Malaysiakini applies to set aside A-G’s contempt action