Sanjeevan wins habeas corpus bid, remand under Poca null and void

Koh Jun Lin

Modified 26 Jul 2016, 7:19 am

The Kuala Lumpur High Court has allowed Malaysian Crime Watch Task Force (MyWatch) chairperson R Sri Sanjeevan’s habeas corpus application, and declared his remand under the Prevention of Crime Act 1959 (Poca) null and void.

The court found that the warrant for Sanjeevan to be held at the police remand centre (PRC) at Jalan Ipoh is defective.

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