Lawyer Siti Kasim arrested for obstruction over 'kidnapped' client

Modified 24 Jun 2018, 2:16 am

UPDATED 10AM | Lawyer and activist Siti Kasim has been arrested for obstructing a public servant from discharging his duties after police had taken away a woman she had been sheltering at her home.

The arrest, broadcast on Facebook live, is allegedly in regards to one of Siti's clients.

The lawyer is accused of forcibly locking up the client at the former's home and it was initially thought that Siti was also arrested for suspicions of kidnapping her own client...

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