Police slammed for arresting protesting students

Zikri Kamarulzaman

Modified 26 Aug 2015, 4:20 am

The police force has come under fire for arresting student demonstrators under Section 124B of the Penal Code.

Speaking to Malaysiakini , Lawyers For Liberty co-founder Eric Paulsen said Section 124B, which punishes activities detrimental to parliamentary democracy, is not meant to be used on students doing a sit-in outside Parliament.

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