Muhammad Shafee Abdullah was Hindu for 2/3 of his life, then turn muslim for the obvious reason all can see, as common to all the likes,
Waiting for Shafee to make Anwar faint under cross examination. Did Anwar faint? Did Shafee pose any intelligent and hard question to Anwar? This fellow is arrogantly stupid
Former attorney-general Abu Talib Othman said in his time or before that, lawyers appointed in the Attorney General’s Chambers (AGC) as prosecutors never “advertised” themselves to the media.The rather brutal assault of the convicted Anwar goes beyond a self-congratulatory proclamation by Shafee of his forensic brilliance ‘if Anwar took the stand’ – predicated on an entirely hypothetical situation. (The Rules also forbid lawyers from referring to facts that they are unable to prove.)
It could be perceived (rightly or wrongly) as manifesting an implacable hostility to an accused. It leaves the public guessing as to how much of this could have influenced the conduct of the case – wittingly or otherwise.
Already leading members of the Bar, including several past presidents, have deprecated such conduct.
Given the interest that this case has generated world-wide, would it not have been more prudent for this prosecutor to refrain from making comments which could needlessly erode the standing of the country and its judicial apparatus
What the state did was legal but morally reprehensible.So desperate that Umno lawyer Muhammad Shafee Abdullah ‘s spinning the word “conspiracy”. spinning and justifying, for the judges who have already decided using .
‘The sole purpose of nailing Anwar is because he was a political threat.’So it’s now as clear as daylight that the case against Opposition Leader Anwar Ibrahim is indeed a political persecution. the existence of such a conspiracy or collusion, albeit legal, to only get Anwar convicted but not Mohd Saiful Bukhari Azlan.Saiful was equally guilty of the same consensual act, he was not prosecuted but instead turned state witness for the sole purpose of nailing Anwar because Anwar was a political threat to the BN government.
Chief Justice Tun Arifin Zakaria has issued a stern warning to the public that appropriate action will be taken against those who tarnish the image and dignity of the judiciary.Arifin said the judiciary was open to criticism but will not tolerate unfounded allegation in the social media readmore Chief Justice Tun Arifin Zakaria who tarnish the image and dignity of the judiciary.