Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim and his family were allowed by the Court of Appeal today to refer legal questions to the Federal Court to decide on whether the decision-making process of the Pardons Board over royal pardons could be challenged in court.
The High Court here today set Feb 14 next year to hear the application for judicial review filed by Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim and his family to challenge the Sungai Buloh Prison's decision that disallowed him from having physical contact with them when they visit him at the prison.
A political observer has told me not to underestimate Tun M. The moment Najib announces to dissolve the Parliament, some of the Umno divisions might just take down the party signs overnight and replace them with those of Bersatu.
The High Court today denied leave for Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim and his family members to commence a judicial review application to quash the Pardons Board's dismissal of his petition for a royal pardon over his sodomy conviction.
The High Court will hear on Feb 22 an application by Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim to strike out a paragraph in the statement of defence filed by Utusan Melayu (M) Bhd in the former opposition leader's defamation suit.