malaysia - Criminal Law - Judgments & Rulings

Lim Kih Chong v Pendakwa Raya and Another Appeal

Date: 14 November 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: [2018] MYCA 412; Source: Federal Court Registry

Sundar A/L Subramaniam v Pendakwa Raya and Another Appeal

Date: 11 December 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: [2018] MYCA 413; Source: Federal Court Registry

Lau Shui Jimg v Public Prosecutor

Date: 29 November 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: [2018] MYCA 411; Source: Federal Court Registry

Nutchanad Jongjaroen v Pendakwa Raya

Date: 04 October 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: [2018] MYCA 325; Source: Federal Court Registry

Munisvaram A/L A Pachaiapan v Pendakwa Raya

Date: 04 October 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: [2018] MYCA 324; Source: Federal Court Registry

Ng Kian Seng v Pendakwa Raya

Date: 01 October 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: [2018] MYCA 310; Source: Federal Court Registry

Joseph Ifeanyi Oba v Pendakwa Raya

Date: 24 September 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: [2018] MYCA 309; Source: Federal Court Registry

Hazrin Izzuddin Bin Jamaluddin and 30 Others v Pendakwa Raya

Date: 18 September 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: [2018] MYCA 302; Source: Federal Court Registry

Public Prosecutor v Wan Mohamad Nur Firdaus Bin Abd Wahab and Another Appeal

Criminal law – Sentencing – Appeal – Reduction in the sentence – Sentencing principles

Date: 18 September 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: [2018] MYCA 303; Source: Federal Court Registry

Public Prosecutor v Ghanachandran Katharavel

Criminal law – Sentence – Adequacy of the sentence

Date: 18 September 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: [2018] MYCA 304; Source: Federal Court Registry

Saburdeen Mohamed Abdul Kathar v Public Prosecutor

Criminal law – Trafficking in dangerous drugs – Conviction – Death sentence – Appeal

Date: 19 September 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: [2018] MYCA 305; Source: Federal Court Registry

Ogbonna Kingsley Chukwu v Pendakwa Raya

Criminal law – Trafficking in dangerous drugs – Conviction – Death sentence – Appeal Criminal law – Whether the High Court failed to adequately consider the defence – Whether there was a break in the chain of evidence

Date: 29 August 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: [2018] MYCA 312; Source: Federal Court Registry

Mohsen Parsei Nabi v Public Prosecutor

Criminal law – Trafficking in dangerous drugs – Conviction – Death sentence – Appeal

Criminal law – Defence of innocent carrier – Whether the trial judge erred in not adequately consider the appellant's defence

Date: 20 September 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: [2018] MYCA 301; Source: Federal Court Registry

Felix King v Public Prosecutor

Criminal law – Trafficking in dangerous drugs – Conviction – Mandatory death sentence – Appeal

Criminal law – Whether the trial judge erred in properly considering the cautioned statement of the appellant – Whether the trial judge had misdirected herself when she applied the presumption under section 3 ...

Date: 18 September 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: [2018] MYCA 299; Source: Federal Court Registry

Jaafar Bin Ngamil v Pendakwa Raya

Criminal law – Murder – Conviction – Death sentence – Appeal – Whether there was an absence of intention to kill

Date: 12 September 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: [2018] MYCA 294; Source: Federal Court Registry

Pendakwa Raya v Herman Bin Basri

Criminal law – Trafficking in dangerous drugs – Acquittal – Appeal by the prosecution

Criminal procedure – Whether the trial judge failed to consider the whole of the prosecution's evidence – Whether the trial judge erred in finding that the respondent has succeeded in raising reasonable doubts over the pros ...

Date: 04 September 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: [2018] MYCA 288; Source: Federal Court Registry

Laurentiu Marian Peity v Pendakwa Raya

Criminal law – Trafficking in dangerous drugs – Conviction – Death sentence – Appeal

Date: 21 August 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: [2018] MYCA 281; Source: Federal Court Registry

Public Prosecutor v Kuala Dimensi Sdn Bhd and 8 Others

Criminal law – Money laundering – Action brought pursuant to section 56 of the Anti-Money Laundering, Anti-Terrorism Financing Act 2001 – Standard of proof

Date: 04 July 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: [2018] MYCA 209; Source: Federal Court Registry

Arjie Serenio v Public Prosecutor

Criminal law – Murder – Conviction – Appeal

Criminal procedure – Whether the charge was proven beyond reasonable doubt

Date: 12 July 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: [2018] MYCA 265; Source: Federal Court Registry

Amir Hassan Bin Ali Usin v Public Prosecutor

Criminal law – Offence of intending to deceive principal by agent – Conviction – Enhancement of sentence on appeal to High Court – Appeal – Sections 18 and 24, Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission Act 2009

Sentencing – Factors to be taken into consideration by a trial judge in assessing appropriate and ...

Date: 09 August 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: [2018] MYCA 274; Source: Federal Court Registry

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