AG and IGP under fire for refusal to budge over DOJ filing

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Attorney-general (AG) Mohamed Apandi Ali has been slammed for his inaction over the 1DMB scandal following the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) filed another forfeiture suit with damning revelations related to the Finance Ministry sovereign fund.

“Perhaps the AG should review the various texts of the law, to see that stealing money is a criminal offence.

“I am astonished how the AG's Chambers as an institution that ought to protect the nation's interest is incapacitated to act from the legal point of view, when the DOJ has already filed suits to seize assets that were obtained from money (claimed) to be stolen from 1MDB?

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