• A Rohingya family photo taken by the local authorities as proof of who's who in the household during a regular check.Those who are not around when the photos are taken risk being punished or struck off as a resident. In June 2012, ethnic and state-sponsored violence left over 100,000 people displaced and in dire need of food, shelter and medical care. Click on the image to read more.
  • Trouble over some tweets: Hamza Kashgari in Kuala LumpurThe Home Minister and police continuously lied that he was arrested upon arrival in Malaysia to save the embarrassment that they had allowed him to enter the country. On 12 February 2012, despite a court injunction, the Home Minister and police in violation of domestic and international law deported him to Saudi Arabia where he remains in detention. Click on the image to read more.
  • People power demanding for free and fair electionDespite the Bersih 250,000 strong turnout on 28 April 2012, the government and Election Commission have yet to take any real steps towards electoral reform. Click on the image to read more.
  • Chemical-laced water cannon assault on peaceful demonstratorsThe peaceful demonstration was eventually broken up by needless and unlawful police violence including serious and mass beatings and indiscriminate discharge of chemical-laced water cannon and tear gas grenades. Click on the image to read more.
  • The US and British governments shooting the messenger extraordinairePolice personnel guarding the Ecuadorian Embassy in London where Julian Assange has been seeking refuge since 19 June 2012. To support the Free Assange campaign, click on the image.
  • Historical campaign where citizens blacked out their personal site to demand for S114A of the Evidence Act to be abolished.This amendment which reverses the burden of proof in internet publishing is symptomatic of the government's inability to understand and fear of the internet and social media. To support the campaign click on the image.
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Administrator, December 16, 2014

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Administrator, December 15, 2014

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Administrator, December 13, 2014

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Administrator, December 10, 2014

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Administrator, December 10, 2014

In conjunction with World Human Rights Day on December 10, instead of the usual state of human rights in Malaysia and the importance of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights as...
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Administrator, December 6, 2014

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Administrator, December 4, 2014

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LFL: No to detention without trial in anti-terrorism law

Administrator, November 26, 2014

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LFL: Classify Syed Mohd Azlan’s death as murder, instead of ‘sudden death’

Administrator, November 25, 2014

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Administrator, November 23, 2014

Press Statement AG‘S REASONING IN NOT PROSECUTING IBRAHIM ALI REEKS OF DOUBLE STANDARDS< 20 November 2014 Lawyers for Liberty views with extreme concern Attorney General Ga...
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Administrator, November 11, 2014

Press Statement Dangerous to inflame religious intolerance against transgender community 11 November 2014 Lawyers for Liberty views with extreme concern the escalating religious...
LFL: Birth registration for stateless children in Sabah

Administrator, November 3, 2014

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