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Rosmah fails bid to nullify RM1.25 bil corruption case

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Rosmah fails bid to nullify RM1.25 bil corruption case

KUALA LUMPUR – Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor today failed in her bid to nullify her corruption case over a RM1.25 billion solar project for 369 rural schools in Sarawak.

The high court here also threw out her bid to disqualify former Federal Court judge Datuk Seri Gopal Sri Ram as the case’s senior deputy public prosecutor.

The basis of Rosmah’s application is the validity of Sri Ram’s letter of appointment as senior DPP.

Judge Mohamed Zaini Mazlan was quoted as saying by Free Malaysia Today that Sri Ram’s appointment under Sections 376, 377, 378 and 379 of the Criminal Procedure Code by the then attorney-general Tan Sri Tommy Thomas in August 2018 is valid.

“Having viewed all the provisions in a holistic manner, I find the appointment valid.”

The court accepted the prosecution’s

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Will David Rebaño
1 month ago
The Wicked Witch

Tai Lung Aik
1 month ago
There will still be a long delay, with appeals, etc

1 month ago
I am very relieved! Just when I was giving up on our judiciary, this is a welcome & rare move. Kudos to the brave judge!
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