LFL: Singapore must halt execution of M’sian citizen Prabu Pathmanathan at Changi prison on 26 October 2018 24 October 2018

Press Statement Singapore must halt execution of M’sian citizen Prabu Pathmanathan at Changi prison on 26 October 2018 24 October 2018 The family of Malaysian citizen Prabu N Pathmanathan have been informed that he will be executed at Changi Prison on Friday 26th October 2018 for alleged drug trafficking. The family were only informed of…

LFL: MCA’s attempt to link extradition of Altantuya killer with government’s move to abolish death penalty is baseless & mischievous 

Press Statement MCA’s attempt to link extradition of Altantuya killer with government’s move to abolish death penalty is baseless & mischievous  22 October 2018 We refer to the statement yesterday by MCA deputy president Wee Ka Siong criticising the government for ‘hastiness’ in abolishing the death penalty and calling for a parliamentary select committee (PSC)…

LFL: Khairy is wrong that ratifying the convention against racial discrimination( ICERD) will affect special position of Malays

Press Statement Khairy is wrong that ratifying the convention against racial discrimination( ICERD) will affect special position of Malays 16 October 2018 We refer to the claim made by Khairy Jamaluddin in the Dewan Rakyat yesterday that ratification of the International Convention on the Elimination of all forms of Racial Discrimination ( ICERD ) may…

LFL: Datuk titles are for those with exceptional contributions to society, not for serving ministers or politicians

Press Statement Datuk titles are for those with exceptional contributions to society, not for serving ministers or politicians 15 October 2018 Last Friday, in conjunction with the Yang diPertua Negeri of Malacca’s birthday, five cabinet ministers were among those awarded the Darjah Gemilang Seri Melaka (DGSM) which carries the title of “Datuk Seri”. Honorary titles…

LFL: Home Ministry is wrong to justify arrest of Syrian refugee Hassan Al Kontar by immigration authorities 

Press Statement Home Ministry is wrong to justify arrest of Syrian refugee Hassan Al Kontar by immigration authorities 6 October 2018 The Deputy home minister Azis Jamman claimed yesterday that Syrian refugee Hassan Al Kontar has to be detained and investigated by police and that he had rejected so-called offers of asylum from some other…

LFL: Wan Azizah’s claim that 15 year old child bride ‘consented’ to marriage is irresponsible & unacceptable

Press Statement Wan Azizah’s claim that 15 year old child bride ‘consented’ to marriage is irresponsible & unacceptable 20 September 2018 We refer to the statement yesterday by DPM and Women’s Minister Wan Azizah Wan Ismail that the 15 year old child bride in the second case in Kelantan had ‘consented’ to the marriage. This…

LFL: The Perak Health Department’s claim that the final post-mortem report in Soosaimanicckam’s case was released to family is baseless

Press Statement The Perak Health Department’s claim that the final post-mortem report in Soosaimanicckam’s case was released to family is baseless 12 September 2018 We refer to our statement regarding the unprofessional conduct and lack of transparency of the Perak Health Department and Hospital Seri Manjung regarding Soosaimanicckam Joseph’s post-mortem report as well as the…

LFL: The unprofessional conduct and lack of transparency of the Perak Health Department and Hospital Seri Manjung regarding Soosaimanicckam Joseph’s post-mortem report

Press Statement The unprofessional conduct and lack of transparency of the Perak Health Department and Hospital Seri Manjung regarding Soosaimanicckam Joseph’s post-mortem report 7 September 2018 We refer to the controversial and suspicious death of Soosaimanicckam a/l Joseph at the Lumut naval base on 19th May 2018. Despite repeated request, the Manjung Government Hospital which…

LFL: The abhorrent act of publicly caning two women for attempted lesbianism is unacceptable and unIslamic

Press Statement The abhorrent act of publicly caning two women for attempted lesbianism is unacceptable and unIslamic 4 September 2018 We are horrified to learn that the Terengganu Syariah Court, with the assistance of prison officers, administered the caning of two women in front of 100 people for the ‘offence’ of attempting to have lesbian…