Hasanah Abdul Hamid's lawyer says she needs access to her account to pay her legal fees.
UPDATED 5.13PM | High Court declares laws giving authorities power to deny right to consult lawyer as valid.
It is believed that Hasanah Abdul Hamid will face charges over the misappropriation of US$12m.
She is expected to be booked on charges related to the illegal movements of funds into the country.
EXCLUSIVE | The commission has also recovered an additional US$1m from the US$12m total.
Hasanah Abdul Hamid's lawyer says he was not allowed to properly consult his client after she was detained.
UPDATED 1.58PM | Court rejects MACC's request for RM50k deposit for Hasanah's release but orders her to surrender her passport.
Hasanah's counsel says that this was among MACC's reasons to extend his client's remand period.
Putrajaya Magistrate's Court only grants one-day remand extension after MACC had asked for seven.
Bekas ketua pengarah MEIO akan dibebaskan esok selepas mahkamah menolak permohonan lanjutan reman tujuh hari oleh SPRM, kata peguamnya.
He urges those with information over the allegation of the missing US$12mil in gov't funds to help investigators.
Penyiasat masih mencari kira-kira AS$5 juta, yang dianggap sebagai hak milik kerajaan persekutuan.
YOURSAY | ‘Or is Najib disowning Hasanah and the actions of her spy agency?’
Haniff Khatri Abdulla says Hasanah should not have admitted that the letter had nothing to do with Najib.