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'No bail' clause in Sedition Bill removed

Kamles Kumar  |  Published:  |  Modified:

Putrajaya has amended several provisions in the bill to amend the Sedition Act 1948 after a number of complaints from backbenchers and opposition MPs.

The most significant change is the removal of a clause stipulating that sedition is to be a non-bailable offence.

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