Dec 7 set for re-mention of Teresa Kok's sedition case

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  • Friday, 02 Oct 2015

KUALA LUMPUR: The Sessions Court here has set Dec 7 for the re-mention of the sedition case of DAP vice president Teresa Kok Suh Sim.

Judge Nor Sharidah Awang fixed the date after the prosecution told the court on Friday that it was awaiting the disposal of another sedition case at the Federal Court.

Deputy public prosecutor Hamdan Hamzah also said the Seputeh MP’s application to transfer her case to the High Court has yet to be heard.           

On May 6 last year, Kok claimed trial to posting a video clip titled “Teresa Kok ONEderful Malaysia CNY 2014”.

She is accused of uploading the alleged seditious material on Youtube at 90-02-07 Putra Ria Apartment, Jalan Bangsar here, around 9 am on Feb 1, 2014.

The charge under Section 4(1)(c) of the Sedition Act is punishable under Section 4(1) of the same Act,

If found guilty, Kok faces a fine of up to RM5,000 or imprisonment of up to three years or both upon conviction. - Bernama

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