Federal court allows AG to take over contempt proceedings

PUTRAJAYA: The Federal Court here today allowed Attorney-General (AG) Tan Sri Abdul Gani Patail to take over the contempt of court proceedings against lawyer Datuk V. K. Lingam and 24 others for alleging a Federal Court bench of plagiarising its judgment in a civil case. A five-man bench chaired by Fe...

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Court to decide Friday on Lingam’s application, 24 others

PUTRAJAYA: Come Friday, lawyer Datuk V K Lingam and 24 others will know whether they will face contempt proceedings for alleging plagiarism in a Federal Court written judgement, or succeed in their application to set aside the leave obtained to cite them for contempt. A five-man Federal Court panel le...

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Application by Lingam and 24 others thrown out

PUTRAJAYA: The Federal Court here dismissed an ex-parte application by lawyer Datuk V.K. Lingam and 24 others seeking leave to initiate counter contempt proceedings against two liquidators and their solicitors. “The applicants have failed to establish a prima facie case for leave to be given, and ac...

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MIED Withdraws Suit Against Samy Vellu and Trustees May26

MIED Withdraws Suit Against Samy Vellu and Trustees

KUALA LUMPUR, 26 MAY, 2011: The Maju Institute of Education Development has withdrawn its RM100 million suit against its chairman, Datuk Seri S Samy Vellu, and seven trustees. High Court Judge Datuk Abdul Aziz Abdul Rahim granted MIED's application for leave to withdraw its suit over alleged mismanage...

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