Tag Archives: Muhammad Shafee Abdullah

September 13

Shafee seeks to disqualify Sri Ram as prosecutor in trial

Lawyer Muhammad Shafee Abdullah, who has been charged with four counts of money laundering, today told the Sessions Court he will apply to disqualify ad-hoc deputy public prosecutor (DPP) Gopal Sri Ram from conducting the trial. Free Malaysia Today has the story. Shafee said he would not get a fair trial with Sri Ram leading […]

January 20

Shafee justifies calling Anwar coward, says it’s ‘legalistic’

Umno lawyer Tan Sri Muhammad Shafee Abdullah told the High Court in Kuala Lumpur today it was not wrong for him to call Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim a “coward” for refusing to take the witness stand during the former opposition leader’s second sodomy trial. This was despite Datuk Ambiga Sreenevasan, who was examining Shafee today, […]

January 19

Lawyer Shafee to testify in defamation suit against Bar, 3 others, says counsel

Lawyer Tan Sri Muhammad Shafee Abdullah is expected to take the stand tomorrow when the High Court hears his defamation suit against the Malaysian Bar and three others for attempting to discuss his conduct at the Bar’s annual general meeting (AGM) last year. His lawyer, Datuk Kamarul Hisham Kamaruddin, said Shafee would be the first […]

September 30

Double shock for Khir Toyo’s defence team

Lead counsel Muhammad Shafee Abdullah said the team of lawyers representing former Selangor menteri besar, Dr Mohd Khir Toyo, were shocked with the conviction and the forfeiture of the two plots of land in question. MalaysiaKini’s Hafiz Yatim reports: “We are shocked by the guilty finding. We are extremely confident that the Federal Court finding […]

June 26

Is the PAC the judge or an executioner, asks RPK

It appears like now the debate has shifted from 1MDB to the PAC. It is no longer about whether there are wrongdoings in 1MDB but whether the PAC is capable of getting to the truth. And this is bad because at the end of the day whatever conclusion the PAC comes out with it will […]

March 14

Motion to censure Shafee at Bar Council AGM withdrawn after injunction served

A motion to censure Umno lawyer Mohd Shafee Abdullah at the Bar Council’s annual general meeting today has been withdrawn after he obtained a court injunction yesterday. Free Malaysia Today reports: “We have been served the injunction, we abide by the terms. The motion will not be tabled,” outgoing Bar Council president Christopher Leong was […]

February 18

Dialogue with Tan Sri Dr Muhammad Shafee Abdullah

Here is a video clip of the Dialogue with Tan Sri Muhammad Shafee Abdullah held at the at the Akademi Kepimpinan Kapten Hussein on Tuesday 17 February 2015. It captures much of what was elucidated by Shafee on Sodomy II and the purported conspiracy hurled by Anwar. Shafee speaks in both Malay and in English. […]