Minister expects Sedition Act to be replaced or repealed this year

Zikri Kamarulzaman

Modified 10 May 2019, 3:08 am

The much criticised Sedition Act will either be replaced or repealed by this year, according to de facto Law Minister Liew Vui Keong.

Though the Sedition Act is under the purview of the Home Ministry, Liew said he has been working together with P Waythamoorthy and Mujahid Yusof Rawa, the de facto ministers in charge of unity and Islamic affairs respectively, as well as with Communications and Multimedia Minister Gobind Singh Deo to come up with alternatives...

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