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Call for fairer system


(From left) Dr Chew, Justice Malanjum, Thomson Reuters managing director Jose Kunju and South-East Asia publishing director Rachel Jaques.

(From left) Dr Chew, Justice Malanjum, Thomson Reuters managing director Jose Kunju and South-East Asia publishing director Rachel Jaques.

SIBU: The legal fraternity in the country, especially Sabah and Sarawak, should consider the approaches adopted by other jurisdictions involving costs in civil proceedings.

Chief Judge of Sabah and Sarawak Justice Tan Sri Richard Malanjum said there had been no effort to address the issue of costs in civil proceedings although the rates had increased tremendously.

Sarawak , Richard Malanjum , High Court

   

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