Malaysiakini
NEWS

Insulting royalty - preacher Wan Ji's sentence enhanced, begins jail term today

Annabelle Lee

Published
Modified 9 Jul 2019, 9:54 am

Preacher Wan Ji Wan Hussin who was was sentenced to nine months jail for his 2014 sedition charge had his sentence enhanced to one year's jail after the Shah Alam High Court allowed the appeal by the prosecution.

The sedition charge was over a Facebook post about the Sultan of Selangor Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah. 

Share this story

Comments

By posting a comment, you agree to our Terms & Conditions as stipulated in full here

TERMS & CONDITIONS

Foul language, profanity, vulgarity, slanderous, personal attack, threatening, sexually-orientated comments or the use of any method of communication that may violate any law or create needless unpleasantness will not be tolerated. Antisocial behaviour such as "spamming" and "trolling" will be suspended. Violators run the risk of also being blocked permanently.

REPORT VIOLATORS

Please use the report feature that is available below each comment to flag offending comments for our moderators to take action. Do not take matters in your own hands to avoid unpleasant and unnecessary exchanges that may result in your own suspension or ban.