AGC: Mkini has no locus standi to challenge Anti-Fake News Act

Hafiz Yatim

Modified 21 May 2018, 10:04 am

The Attorney-General's Chambers today told the High Court in Kuala Lumpur that news portal Malaysiakini has no locus standi (legal standing) to challenge the constitutionality of the controversial Anti-Fake News Act 2018.

This is because the news portal was not adversely affected by the new law, senior federal counsel Awang Armadajaya Awang Mahmud argued...

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