Day: November 9, 2007

BERSIH’s Protest Note to SUHAKAM, 9 Nov 2007

9 November 2007 1. Almost a month has lapsed since Suhakam promised to reconsider its decision not to hold a public inquiry into the Batu Buruk incident, and two months since the incident itself on 8 September 2007.

No permit for Dataran Merdeka rally

The Star Friday November 9, 2007 KUALA LUMPUR: No permit has been issued for the planned rally at Dataran Merdeka tomorrow, city CID chief Deputy Comm Datuk Zulhasnan Najib Baharuddin said.

International rights group: Let M’sians rally

Malaysiakini   Nov 9, 07 12:23pm An international human rights group has called on Malaysian police to allow a public rally organised by the Coalition for Clean and Fair Elections (Bersih) tomorrow.

Bersih gives point-by-point rebuttal to police

  Fauwaz Abdul Aziz Nov 9, 07 Poll watchdog coalition Bersih submitted its appeal to Kuala Lumpur chief police officer Zulhasnan Najib Baharuddin yesterday after the application for a permit for Saturday’s rally calling for electoral reforms was rejected earlier this week.

Lawyers to be on standby

In the event the unfortunate happens and some participants are arrested, a group of volunteer lawyers will be on standby to provide the necessary assistance. Sekiranya terjadinya penangkapan, peguam-peguam sudah bersedia untuk memberi khidmat dan pertolongan.

Human Rights Watch: Allow Rally for Electoral Reform

Press Release by Human Rights Watch Risk of Misuse of Force by Authorities Against Peaceful Protestors New York, November 9, 2007 – Police in Kuala Lumpur should permit a public rally and march organized by the Coalition for Clean and Fair Elections (known as Bersih)

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