President says the party already scored an 'early' victory with the motion being brought up.
GE14 | Islamic party’s Rantau Panjang MP Siti Zailah Mohd Yusof calls upon Muslims to vote for the party in GE14.
Path cleared for politically charged motion to amend Act 355, that may see opposition MPs put in a corner.
Hadi's bill can't be on Order Paper, he says, because his challenge is due to be heard in court.
UPDATED 5.20PM | Court rules it has jurisdiction to hear the attempt to stop Hadi's motion.
UPDATED 6.50PM | Attempt to keep Hadi's motion to amend Act 355 out of the courts is misleading, he adds.
It is no longer PAS' problem because it is now up to Umno the Dewan Rakyat speaker, claims PAS vice-president Mohd Amar Nik Abdullah.
This is because the speaker ended Parliament's final session before the proposed amendments could be debated.
UPDATED 8.15PM | Meting out different punishments runs afoul of Article 8, says ex-Treasury sec-gen.
The women's wing passes the resolution at its national delegates conference.
The bill has already been tabled so they must be no further postponements for debate, says PAS secretary-general.
Parliament speaker yet to file his affidavit-in-reply to the application to prohibit the House from allowing Hadi Awang’s motion.
MCCBCHST says amendments to Act 355 will also create a syariah criminal system parallel to the Federal Constitution, which is unlawful.
In doing so, T'ganu MCA chief says countries that have already enforced hudud are also in 'dire straits'.
Malaysiakini looks at key bills and motion that is on the agenda when Dewan Rakyat reconvenes tomorrow.
Hadi's motion is the 10th item on the Order Paper and much depends on the speaker's discretion.
'We are now focusing on Bill 355...once it is approved, only then can we see which Islamic law provisions can be implemented under the bill.'
However the S’gor exco denies the party is doing it to garner votes.
The punishments in the Act violate several international treaties Malaysia has acceded to, says the human rights body.
Her interview with Al Jazeera highlighted PKR's struggle in maintaining its centrist position, they say.
For a Muslim, hudud must be accepted as God's law, but implementation is a different matter, says PKR president.
M'sia should have either a unified court system for syariah and civil law, or Islamise the civil court, they suggest.
The Society for the Promotion of Human Rights (Proham - Persatuan Promosi Hak Asasi Manusia) fully supports and endorses the statement issued by Simon Sipaun, the former Suhakam vice-chairperson and state secretary of Sabah together with nineteen other eminent persons from Sabah and Sarawak, in saying no to Act 355.
COMMENT | 20 prominent East Malaysians issue a strong statement against the bill that opens the doors to hudud.
UPDATED 6.30PM | MUKTAMAR | 'Remember what the Prophet said, those who are not grateful to others, are not grateful to Allah.'
They say the bill has nothing to do with empowering the syariah courts, and remain opposed to it.
Ahok's failure to retain his governor post signals the rise of Islam in the republic, says the PAS info chief.
NGO wants to inform court of the relevant laws as a neutral party in the suit by an ex-DPM’s son.
Cartoonist Zunar however, thinks the show-cause letter against
Nanyang Siang Pau is a clampdown on media freedom.
Gooi Hsiao Leung says it was MCA and other BN component parties that paved the way for Hadi to table his motion.
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