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A Humble Submission 26 Jan 2015 | 8:35 AM

Banishing the spectre of May 13

The spectre of May 13, 1969, has long haunted us. More than four decades have passed since then, yet we are constantly told not to challenge the status quo, rock the boat, and question and ask for certain things.

A Humble Submission 12 Jan 2015 | 7:46 AM

Striking the balance on social media

The challenge when it comes to social media can be distilled as such - the need to balance freedom of speech and expression with limits to those freedoms. Where do we draw the line in the sand when it comes to freedom of speech and expression?

A Humble Submission 29 Dec 2014 | 9:52 AM

2014: Legal year in review

We are at the cusp of a new year. Once again, it is time to look back at the year and revisit the events that dominated the headlines, from a legal perspective.

A Humble Submission 15 Dec 2014 | 7:49 AM

Of citizenship and constitutional awareness

Our understanding of the Federal Constitution is very low. Even public personalities have issued statements that are wrong in law.

A Humble Submission 01 Dec 2014 | 7:47 AM

Magna Carta: The Rule of Law's foundation

The legacy of the Magna Carta outlasted those who entered into it. And its effect was felt long after those who were party to it were gone. It became an important document in common law countries throughout the world.

A Humble Submission 17 Nov 2014 | 7:25 AM

Understanding the decision in the transgender case

This case should not be seen as a challenge to the Syariah, nor should it be seen as acknowledging LBGT rights, such as "opening the doors" to same-sex marriages, as alleged by certain quarters.

A Humble Submission 03 Nov 2014 | 7:35 AM

Why judicial independence matters

The independence and integrity of the judiciary is of the utmost importance to ensure the rule of law is preserved and to protect fundamental liberties.

A Humble Submission 20 Oct 2014 | 7:30 AM

Referendum for the people

Referendum is an important democratic mechanism.

A Humble Submission 06 Oct 2014 | 9:06 AM

Seven years of practice - a reflection

BY the time this article is published, I would have completed seven years as a lawyer. Non-lawyers may not understand why completing seven years of practice is a big deal. But for a lawyer, completing seven years of practice means that he is technically not a young lawyer anymore.

A Humble Submission 22 Sep 2014 | 6:32 AM

A crucial crossroad

Harmony and unity must come naturally, not through criminal sanctions.