Day: December 11, 2007

Update on those released

Eight released on police bail, including V. Gayathry, Yap Swee Seng, Mien Lor, Wong Chin Huat, Dr Dzulkifli Ahmad and Khalid Ibrahim.

Memo: Why he is unfit to continue as EC chief

Dec 11, 07 (Malaysiakini) The Coalition for Clean and Fair Elections (Bersih) urges Parliament to reject the proposed amendment which will effect the extension of the EC chief’s tenure by 18 months. Below is the full memorandum.

Bersih rally: 17 claim trial

NST 11 December, 2007 KUALA LUMPUR: More than a month after the Nov 10 Bersih rally, 17 demonstrators were yesterday charged with taking part in the illegal assembly. PAS vice-president Mohamad Sabu and Parti Keadilan Rakyat information chief Chua Tian Chang or better known as

Malaysia Gets Tough

Imran Imtiaz Shah Yacob – Asia Sentinel 10 December 2007 The government brings legal actions against organizers of recent protests Following through on a threat, Malaysian Prime Minister Abdullah Ahmad Badawi has decided to get tough. Authorities Monday filed three legal actions against organizers

Order to stop gathering at parliament

NST By Alang Bendahara and Jassmine Shadiqe 11 December, 2007 KUALA LUMPUR: Police have obtained a restraining order to stop a gathering at Parliament House today to deliver a memorandum against a constitutional amendment.

Protestors head for IPK KL

The small groups of protestors gathered around the Bank Rakyat area are making their way towards IPK KL where the arrested have been taken to.

List of those arrested

This is what we have so far: S. Arutchelvan (Sec-Gen of PSM) A. Sivarajan Dr Nasir Hashim (Chair, PSM) Tian Chua (Information Bureau chief, PKR)