Tag Archives: Sedition Act

April 02

Minister defends arrests, says The Malaysian Insider cries wolf

Communications and Multimedia Minister Ahmad Shabery Cheek has defended the arrest of The Malaysian Insider (TMI) editors, arguing that the journalists were intentionally giving a false alarm. The minister made his point in his Facebook posting. Come to think of it, he has merit. Aren’t Editors gate keepers to accurate reporting? If journalists hold that […]

March 16

Nurul Izzah Anwar arrested under Sedition Act

Lembah Pantai MP Nurul Izzah Anwar, the eldest daughter of jailed Opposition Leader Anwar Ibrahim, was arrested under the Sedition Act when she turned up at the Dang Wangi police station on Monday, as requested, to give a statement on the KitaLawan rally of March 7.  The Lembah Pantai MP has also been asked to […]