Reflecting On The Law


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Reflecting On The Law

Judge with many landmark decisions

Datuk Mohd Hishamudin Mohd Yunus has retired from the Bench, but his integrity, fearless independence and unwavering commitment to constitutional supremacy will be remembered.

Reflecting On The Law

Race relations and the Federal Constitution

Despite its imperfections, the document was a significant attempt to balance the rights, privileges and legitimate expectations of every community.

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Momentous issues at stake in court

A legislature deriving its powers from a Constitution cannot devour the source of its powers.

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Terror’s many dimensions

Counter-terrorism measures must be accompanied by a holistic approach that promotes prevention and peaceful resolution of prolonged conflicts.

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Remembering historic moments

It’s time to examine some landmark documents that shaped the world as we know it.

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Honouring Constitutional promises

The Federal Constitution grants to Sabah and Sarawak a number of iron-clad guarantees of their autonomy and special position.

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Independent thought in Islam

Eminent scholars and ground-breaking scientists flourished in Islamic civilisation from the 8th to the 13th century.

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The right to religion and religion of rights

Both great forces need to be harnessed for the common cause of human salvation.

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Making Parliament more effective

Decisions in which people participate are decisions they are likely to respect.

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In praise of moderation

Moderation does not mean acceptance of evil. Moderates have a duty to stand up for truth and justice but in a non-violent manner.

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Abolishing wars, seeking peace

Why should an organisation devoted to saving “succeeding generations from the scourge of war” make it its business to authorise war?

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A plus point for non-proliferation

Despite many gaping holes, the framework agreement on Iran’s nuclear programme is a notable achievement.

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