Malaysian Bar wants specific anti-gender discrimination laws

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  • Sunday, 30 Jun 2013

PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Bar has urged the Government to enact specific anti-gender discrimination laws which would further promote and protect gender equality here.

Its president Christopher Leong called upon the Government to do more in eradicating gender discrimination, pointing out that there was no law prohibiting it apart from a 2001 amendment to include gender in Article 8 of the Federal Constitution.

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