LFL: The new A-G must make PH Govt’s manifesto promise of institutional & legal reforms his top priority

Press Release The new A-G must make PH Govt’s manifesto promise of institutional & legal reforms his top priority 11 June 2018 We refer to the recent appointment of the new Attorney- General, and the pledges made in the Pakatan Harapan manifesto promising wide-ranging institutional and legal reforms. These pledges were to ensure that Malaysia…

LFL: PH government must move away from previous BN policies that perpetuated statelessness

Press Statement PH government must move away from previous BN policies that perpetuated statelessness 3 June 2018 Lawyers for Liberty notes with concern the discriminatory policies of the National Registration Department (NRD) against stateless Malaysians, a practice that was prevalent under the previous BN government.  Although it is early days, the new PH government does not seem to acknowledge…