Lawful Video Recording Cannot be Obstruction under Section 186 of Penal Code

Suara Rakyat Malaysia (SUARAM) welcomes the acknowledgement by Director for Criminal Investigation Department, Huzir Mohamed that the act of recording police officers on duty is lawful and permissible. However, SUARAM is concerned with the illogical suggestion that despite the legality of the act of recording, a person can be considered to have obstructed a police officer if they were to record against police request to stop.

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PDRM Action against UMANY an Act of Intimidation against Malaysians

Suara Rakyat Malaysia (SUARAM) condemns the arrest and detention Wong Yan Ke in relation to the investigation against UMANY for an alleged offence under the Sedition Act 1948 and the Communications and Multimedia Act 1998.

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Extended Remand for Patrick Teoh an Abusive Waste of Time

Suara Rakyat Malaysia (SUARAM) is perturbed by the extension of Patrick Teoh’s remand by the Johor police contingent for further investigation under Section 233 of the Communication and Multimedia Act 1998.

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CMA Arrest by Johor Contingent Excessive

Suara Rakyat Malaysia (SUARAM) is concerned with the arrest and detention of Patrick Teoh under Section 233 of the Communication and Multimedia Act 1998 by the Johor police contingent for allegedly insulting Johor’s crown prince.

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Arrest for Alleged Insult against Johor Royal Family

Suara Rakyat Malaysia (SUARAM) received concerning report that an individual has been arrested and remanded under Section 233 of the Communication and Multimedia Act 1998 for alleged insult against member of the Johor Royal Family.

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