Tags: "death in custody"

17 Aug
0

AGC must clarify prosecuting and defending cops in detainee’s death, says lawyer for family

BY REENA RAJ (The Malay Mail) PETALING JAYA, Aug 15 — The Attorney-General’s Chambers (AGC) must explain its conflicting actions in pushing to prosecute three policemen suspected of the 2014 fatal assault of a detainee while defending them in a ...

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16 Aug
0

Lawyer in detainee’s death case says EAIC serves no purpose

By Reena Raj (The Malay Mail) PETALING JAYA, Aug 15 — Lawyer representing the family of death in police custody victim Syed Mohd Azlan Syed Mohamed Nur slammed the Enforcement Agency Integrity Commission (EAIC) as being a toothless tiger. Lawyer ...

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30 Jul
0

143 detainees died in custody in last 10 years, Dewan Rakyat told

Minderjeet Kaur (Free Malaysia Today) July 30, 2018 The home ministry says the majority of those who died while being detained were Malays. KUALA LUMPUR: Since 2008, 143 people have died while in police custody, the Dewan Rakyat was told ...

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20 Aug
0

The Home Ministry Must Explain High Number of Death in Custody after Shocking Revelation by SUHAKAM on Inhumane Lockup Conditions

Press Release by Teoh Beng Hock Trust for Democracy on 20 August 2017 Teoh Beng Hock Trust for Democracy urges Home Ministry to explain the astonishing 1,654 cases of death in custody, whether it had been due to cruel and ...

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