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Does the law prohibit art based on the national coat of arms?

Zikri Kamarulzaman

Published
Modified 1 Jul 2020, 7:23 am

An artist's painting that evoked the national coat of arms has come under scrutiny for allegedly violating the law by improperly using the emblem.

While interpretations and views of artistic works are subjective, the law is less so.

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