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Javad Safikhani v Public Prosecutor

This is an appeal by the Appellant (Accused) against the decision of the learned Judicial Commissioner in convicting the Accused of an offence under section 39B(1)(a) and sentencing him under section 39B (2) of the Dangerous Drugs Act 1952.
Date: 22 January 2017; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Criminal Appeal No. K-05-84-03/2015(IRN); Source: Federal Court Registry

Lan Yi Ling v Public Prosecutor

This is the appellant's appeal against the decision of the High Court of Sabah and Sarawak at Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, which convicted the appellant of the charge against her under section 39B(1)(a) of the Dangerous Drugs Act 1952 (‘DDA’) for the offence of trafficking in 336 grams of methamphetamine punishable under section 39B(2) DDA.
Date: 10 February 2017; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Criminal Appeal No. S-05(SH)-352-12/2015; Source: Federal Court Registry

Murthy Moti Bupati v Pendakwa Raya

Date: 14 February 2017; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Criminal Appeals No. C-05(M)-318-11/2015; Source: Federal Court Registry

Obstructing Cop from carrying out Duties, Shop Assistant gets RM2,500 Fine

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 15 (Bernama) - A shop assistant was fined RM2,500 or three months jail after he pleaded guilty to obstructing a policeman from carrying out his duties.
Date: 15 February 2017; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama

Ex-Serviceman gets Three Years' Jail for Possession of Drug-Infused Vape Liquid

SHAH ALAM, Feb 15 (Bernama) - A ex-serviceman escaped the gallows today after he pleaded guilty to an alternative charge of being in possession of drug-infused vape liquid, two years ago.
Date: 15 February 2017; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama

Eight Men get Discharge not amounting to Acquittal for murdering Security Guard

SHAH ALAM, Feb 15 (Bernama) - Eight men were given a discharge not amounting to acquittal by the High Court here today on a charge of murdering a security guard two years ago.
Date: 15 February 2017; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama

College Student fined RM1,500 for causing Hurt to Ex's Friend

PETALING JAYA, Feb 15 (Bernama) - A college student was fined RM1,500 in default two months' jail by the Magistrate's Court here today for causing hurt to his ex-girlfriend's friend last month.
Date: 15 February 2017; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama

Courts cannot compel AG to commence Criminal Proceedings

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 15 (Bernama) - The courts cannot compel the Attorney-General (AG) to institute any criminal proceedings against an individual.
Date: 15 February 2017; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama

Court dismisses Teenager's Appeal against Conviction for Neighbour's Murder

PUTRAJAYA, Feb 15 (Bernama) - A 16-year-old teenager will remain in detention at the pleasure of the Sultan of Johor for the murder of a neighbour almost three years ago.
Date: 15 February 2017; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama

High Court upholds Ex-Fire Station Chief's Graft Conviction

ALOR SETAR, Feb 15 (Bernama) - The High Court here today upheld the conviction and sentence imposed by the Sessions Court on a former Fire and Rescue station chief for corruption.
Date: 15 February 2017; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama

Mahendran A/L Batu Malai v Pendakwa Raya

Date: 08 February 2017; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Criminal Appeals No. B-05(M)-8-01/2016; Source: Federal Court Registry

Shahril Bin Jaafar v Pendakwa Raya

Date: 07 February 2017; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Criminal Appeal No. K-05(M)-220-08/2015; Source: Federal Court Registry

Murthy Moti Bupati v Pendakwa Raya

Date: 14 February 2017; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Criminal Appeals No. C-05(M)-318-11/2015; Source: Federal Court Registry

Morteza Hosseinkhani Mostafa v Pendakwa Raya and Another Appeal

Date: 14 February 2017; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Criminal Appeal Nos. B-05-267-09/2014 (IRN) & B-05-268-09/2014 (IRN); Source: Federal Court Registry

Sivabalan A/L Bathumalai v Public Prosecutor

Date: 08 February 2017; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Criminal Appeal No. B-05(M)-60-02/2016; Source: Federal Court Registry

Romi Bin Ali v Public Prosecutor

Date: 13 February 2017; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Criminal Appeal No. S-05(SH)-351-12/2015; Source: Federal Court Registry

High Court enhances DBKL Enforcement Personnel's Sentence for cheating Trader

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 14 (Bernama) - The High Court here today dismissed a Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) enforcement personnel's appeal against his sentence for cheating a trader nine years ago, and enhanced his jail term.
Date: 14 February 2017; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama

Two Fans jailed and fined for possessing Fireworks during Football Match

NIBONG TEBAL, Feb 14 (Bernama) - Two fans were sentenced to four days jail and fined RM6,000 each by the Jawi Magistrate's Court here today after pleading guilty to possessing fireworks during a Super League football match between Penang and Sarawak last Saturday (Feb 11).
Date: 14 February 2017; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama

Assistant Accountant jailed, fined RM10,000 for making False Claim

KOTA BHARU, Feb 14 (Bernama) - A civil servant was sentenced to a day's jail and fined RM10,000 by the Sessions Court here today for submitting false claim amounting to RM1,571.20.
Date: 14 February 2017; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama

Former Prisoner fined for Theft

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 13 (Bernama) - A former convict who was released from prison about a month ago was fined RM1,500, in default three months' jail, by the Magistrate's Court here today for theft.
Date: 13 February 2017; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama

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