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A Humble Submission 24 Mar 2014 | 1:48 PM

Understanding the rights of a child offender

The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) is an international human rights, which sets out the civil, political, economic, social, health and cultural rights of children all over the world.

A Humble Submission 05 May 2014 | 7:46 AM

Hudud in a non-Islamic state

To take one aspect of Islamic law and to import it into the current system would not do justice to hudud and the Syariah as a whole. Hudud should be implemented only in a state where all the institutions of the state are in line with the Syariah.

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 06 Apr 2015 | 8:27 AM

Of prevention of terror and due process

Due process and the Rule of Law should not be abandoned in efforts to combat terrorism.

A Humble Submission 01 Jun 2015 | 9:33 AM

One law to rule them all

The Federal Constitution is the highest law of the land. And any law inconsistent with it are considered void to the extent of the inconsistency.

A Humble Submission 29 Jun 2015 | 11:18 AM

Upholding the role of the judiciary

When judicial scrutiny is ousted and discretion is limited, the ability of the courts to uphold the constitution and to provide redress for those aggrieved by the State is severely curtailed.

A Humble Submission 02 Nov 2015 | 9:59 AM

Understanding the Federation of Malaysia

What is the Federation of Malaysia? Read here to understand what it is.

A Humble Submission 11 Jan 2016 | 12:30 AM

Vape: The legal issues

It is important for state governments to tread with caution so as not to overstep their jurisdiction when it comes to laws on vaping.

A Humble Submission 08 Feb 2016 | 1:16 AM

Protecting journalistic sources

Protection of journalistic sources is an important ethical principle for journalists.

A Humble Submission 21 Mar 2016 | 11:55 PM

The A-G’s role in our constitutional framework

The position of the Attorney-General has been brought to sharp focus by certain issues over the past few months.