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Shafee wanted so much to be AG, recalls Dr M

Faisal Asyraf  |  Published:  |  Modified:

Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad has dismissed allegations that he lobbied for lawyer Muhammad Shafee Abdullah's appointment as the prosecutor for Sodomy II.

"Shafee wanted so much to become attorney-general. He came to see me. He said the AG at the time cannot prosecute (properly)... They will lose the case... He said he can win ...

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