Lim Kit Siang

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Lim Kit Siang

Suspension of 3 officers held responsible by RCI for death of TBH too little too late

Posted: 23 Jul 2011 11:10 PM PDT

Too little and too late – that’s the general public reaction to the news yesterday evening that the MACC had finally succumbed after 48 hours of public outrage and increasing public pressure and suspended three officers held responsible by the James Foong Royal Commission of Inquiry for the death of Teoh Beng Hock at the [...]

Teoh’s ‘suicide’ — fact or fantasy?

Posted: 23 Jul 2011 11:07 PM PDT

By Kim Quek July 24, 2011 | The Malaysian Insider JULY 24 — The Royal Commission of Inquiry on Teoh Beng Hock's death (RCI) says that Teoh had committed suicide. And what had driven this promising young political aide to take his own life? RCI provides the answer in the concluding paragraph on its probe [...]

Utusan Malaysia says normal for corruption witnesses to commit suicide

Posted: 23 Jul 2011 10:56 PM PDT

By Clara Chooi July 24, 2011 | The Malaysian Insider KUALA LUMPUR, July 24 — Utusan Malaysia today downplayed the cause of Teoh Beng Hock's death, saying that it is common for witnesses in corruption cases to commit suicide to avoid shaming their families or organisation. "Awang does not understand it has been made such [...]

Utusan defends MACC, holds DAP responsible for Teoh’s death

Posted: 23 Jul 2011 10:54 PM PDT

By Clara Chooi July 24, 2011 | The Malaysian Insider KUALA LUMPUR, July 24 — Utusan Malaysia expressed sympathy for the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) for bearing the brunt of the blame for Teoh Beng Hock's death, saying today it was DAP and its adviser Lim Kit Siang who should be held responsible. The Umno-owned [...]

Habeas corpus made meaningless!

Posted: 23 Jul 2011 06:53 PM PDT

P Ramakrishnan President Aliran 22 July 2011 Aliran is deeply disillusioned with the judiciary. Instead of depending on technicalities and loopholes in the law, it should focus on fairness and justice. It should be prominently and predominantly concerned with freedom and human rights of the citizens. When the freedom of individuals is deprived by dubious [...]

EU mulls observer group as EC ‘not credible’, say diplomats

Posted: 23 Jul 2011 06:33 PM PDT

By Jahabar Sadiq Editor The Malaysian Insider Jul 24, 2011 KUALA LUMPUR, July 24 — Despite Putrajaya's strident defence of the Election Commission (EC), European Union (EU) diplomats are looking into proposals to send observer groups for the next general election as they found the commission "not credible" after a recent briefing here. Several diplomats [...]

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