Handover of Memorandum to National Human Rights Commission (SUHAKAM)

08 May 2009
Press advisory
Dear editor,
Handover of Memorandum to National Human Rights Commission (SUHAKAM)
With regards to the above matter, on behalf of Amnesty International (Malaysia), Era Consumer and SUARAM, we would like to inform you that a memorandum will be submitted to SUHAKAM.
This memorandum will highlight the abuse of police power in stopping peaceful candlelight vigils and arbitrary arrest including 5 Malaysian Bar Council legal aid lawyers who presented themselves at the IPD Brickfield to represent the 14 individuals arrested.
The memorandum will submit to SUHAKAM at the following:
Date: 08 May 2009, (Friday)
Time: 3.00 pm
Venue: SUHAKAM office,Tingkat 29, Menara Tun Razak, Jalan Raja Laut
Your press organization is cordially invited to cover this very important event. Your attention and cooperation in this matter is much appreciated.
For further information, please contact SUARAM (MoonHui) at 03-77843525 / 012-7209981.
Thank you.
Yours sincerely,
Moon Hui
Coordinator of Suaram
On behalf of AI(M), Era Consumer and Suaram