The Kelantan government can implement the hudud law without having the Federal Constitution amended if it confines itself to the offences under the State List, said former Chief Justice Tun Abdul Hamid Mohamad.
Two media staff of a news portal arrested yesterday over a report allegedly linking the Conference of Rulers to the issue of the proposed implementation of the hudud law in PAS-led Kelantan were released on police bail today.
The police have arrested two more staff of a news portal over a report allegedly linking the Conference of Rulers to the issue of the proposed implementation of the hudud law in PAS-led Kelantan, said Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar.
For ages, Malaysia's Syariah Court system has been subject to negative perception over the way it handles certain cases and the protracted trials, especially those involving divorce and alimony claims.
Kelantan deputy Menteri Besar Datuk Mohd Amar Nik Abdullah urged party members and leaders to abide by the directives of the PAS President, Abdul Hadi Awang, and obey all decisions made in meetings of the party's top leadership.