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Why We Should Be Able To Challenge Laws

Fahri Azzat, Lawyer

01-Mar-21 18:30

Why We Should Be Able To Challenge Laws

Follwing the Federal Court's ruling that the Selangor Syariah law on "unnatural sex" is unconstitutional, Law Minister Takiyuddin Hassan said that there should be no further challenges to state Shariah laws, in order to upkeep social harmony and national unity. But is it important for the rakyat to be able to challenge our laws? We speak with Fahri Azzat for his thoughts.

Image Source: Wesley Tingey, Unsplash

Produced by: Tasha Fusil

Presented by: Lee Chwi Lynn, Sharmilla Ganesan


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