BFM 89.9

HIGHLIGHTS  GE15
Podcast  >  Bigger Picture  >  Live & Learn  >  Law & Behold #23: Free Speech, The AG & Parliamentary Oversight

Law & Behold #23: Free Speech, The AG & Parliamentary Oversight

Dato’ Malik Imtiaz Sarwar, Constitutional Lawyer

29-May-20 15:00

Law & Behold #23: Free Speech, The AG & Parliamentary Oversight

On this episode of Law & Behold, we look at issues linked to our Federal Constitution that have been making the headlines. First, we touch on free speech, while discussing YB Xavier Jayakumar being investigated under the Sedition Act & s 233(1) CMA. Next, we look at the role of the Attorney General of Malaysia, whose responsibilities are provided for in Article 145 of the Federal Constitution. Finally, we discuss the importance of parliamentary oversight as envisioned in the Constitution, with regard to the recent stimulus packages announced.

Produced by: Juliet Jacobs

Presented by: Juliet Jacobs


This and more than 60,000 other podcasts in your hand. Download the all new BFM mobile app.

Categories:  PoliticsLaw and Legal MattersSocial IssuesEducation

Tags:  The Bigger PictureLive & LearnFederal Constitution of MalaysiaMalaysian ConstitutionDr Shad Saleem FaruqiLaw & BeholdConstitutional LawThe Attorney General of MalaysiaAGCommunications and Multimedia ActSedition ActFree SpeechParliament OversightPRIHATIN Economic Stimulus PackageBantuan Prihatin Nasional


Share this podcast




Play / Pause

Listen now : BBC World Service

Today’s Shows



10:00 AM

BBC World Service

11:00 AM

A Bit of Culture (REPEAT)

How Do You Manipulate Emotions Quickly?; Kam Raslan | Vernon Adrian Emuang | Kuah Jenhan

12:00 PM

I Love KL (REPEAT)

What’s in a Name?; Elizabeth Cardosa

1:00 PM

Best of Enterprise (REPEAT)

Why Art Matters; Izan Satrina Mohd Sallehuddin, Senior Director of Partnerships & Creative Sector, Think City Sdn Bhd

1:30 PM

Raise Your Game (REPEAT)

2:00 PM

Popcorn Culture (REPEAT)

Popcorn Culture - Review: The Wonder

2:30 PM

Popcorn Culture (REPEAT)

Popcorn Culture - Review: Don't Worry Darling

3:00 PM

GGWP (REPEAT)

Political Video Games That We Enjoy; Najman Maliki

4:00 PM

Pick Of The Pops

Epi469 - Hits From The 60s to 80s

6:00 PM

Wavelength (REPEAT)