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Sexual harassment a problem at M'sian Bar, but fear keeps lid on it

Aidila Razak

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Modified 28 Jun 2019, 7:16 am

Sexual harassment is a problem for the Malaysian Bar, with one in three lawyers in Kuala Lumpur and Selangor having experienced it, according to the Association of Women Lawyers (AWL).

Speaking to Malaysiakini, AWL president Sheena Gurbakhash said a baseline survey conducted by the association in 2014 found that 31 percent of the respondents experienced “some sexual propositions and gender-based issues”...

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