TEOH BENG HOCK A TEST OF JAMES FOONG’S JUDICIAL INDEPENDENCE

THE EYE OF A STORM Justice James Foong is a sitting judge of the High Court in Malaysia. Some say, having waded into waters too deep for someone of his caliber, a sitting judge on a public inquiry set up at the behest of government he cannot be independent. Yet Foong J appears bent on attracting as … Continue reading

Anwar Ibrahim and Improperly Obtained Evidence

ANWARS BATTLE WHERE TO NOW Anwar Ibrahim’s legal team appear to have either dug themselves into a hole or through sheer negligence, incompetence or a combination of both, allowed themselves to walk into a potential trap in his second sodomy trial. SKIRMISH’S ON EVIDENCE IN A VOIR DIRE  Illegally obtained evidence is now not simply … Continue reading