Minister, gov't struck off as parties in UM4 suit

(Updated )

The higher education minister and the government have been struck off as parties to an originating summons filed by four Universiti Malaya students (UM4) over a disciplinary action taken against them for participating in a peaceful assembly in August last year.

Lawyer Cyrus Tiu, who represented the four students, told Malaysiakini that the decision delivered in chambers by High Court judge S Nantha Balan today was reached following a discussion with senior federal counsel Mohamad Rizal Fadzil on behalf of the minister and government...

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