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Rape Reviewed

Rape Reviewed

By EMA MARYA YACOB Have you ever heard of the infamous “finger-rape” case that caused an uproar among society back in 2015? This case had courts wishing that the definition of rape in the Penal Code was reviewed. So, what can be defined as rape? According to the Malaysian Penal Code, rape happens when a...
Act 355 Amendment Symposium: Challenges and Concerns

Act 355 Amendment Symposium: Challenges and Concerns

Written by Balqis Abdul Rahim On Friday morning, the 17th of March, the ‘Act 355 Amendment Symposium’ was held at theMoot Court of Ahmad Ibrahim Kulliyyah of Laws. Of course, this was not the first symposium held on the topic of the Amendment Bill of Act 355. However, this time the programme was held to...
The Novelty that is Competition Law

The Novelty that is Competition Law

Written by Anwar Najib Azmi   Competition law is among the new laws in our country approved by the Parliament of Malaysia on the 21st of April 2010 and fully implemented by the end of 2011. But what exactly is competition law?   When I was studying this subject, my friends would always ask me what...