Dr M: Amend constitution to strip Ambiga's citizenship


Hazlan Zakaria            

The government needs to amend the constitution if it wants to strip citizenship of lawyers such as Bersih co-chairperson S Ambiga, who go against the government.

"To strip a person's citizenship, you need to amend the constitution. And to amend the constitution you need two-thirds majority in Parliament," said former prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad today.


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Dr M: Amend constitution to strip Ambiga's citizenship

Hazlan Zakaria,

The government needs to amend the constitution if it wants to strip citizenship of lawyers such as Bersih co-chairperson S Ambiga, who go against the government.

"To strip a person's citizenship, you need to amend the constitution. And to amend the constitution you need two-thirds majority in Parliament," said former prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad today.


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