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Borders files judicial review bid, citing constitutional issue

Hafiz Yatim

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Modified 21 Jun 2012, 8:41 am

The action taken by the Federal Territory Islamic Affairs Department (Jawi) against a Borders employee would be a test case on whether Section 13 (1) of the Federal Territory Syariah Offences Act (FTSOA), is constitutional under Article 121 (1) (a) regarding the division of civil and syariah law.

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