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Can You Get Into Trouble For An Online Comment?

Foong Cheng Leong, Lawyer

04-Mar-21 18:30

Can You Get Into Trouble For An Online Comment?

This question follows the recent judgement by the courts to hold Malaysiakini responsible for comments made by readers on its online portal. Lawyer Foong Cheng Leong helps us figure out whether individuals could also be held legally accountable.

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Produced by: Kelvin Yee

Presented by: Sharmilla Ganesan, Lee Chwi Lynn


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