Minister reads out note by Thomas 'agreeing in principle' to Riza's settlement

Geraldine Tong

Modified 11 Aug 2020, 3:31 am

PARLIAMENT | De facto Law Minister Takiyuddin Hassan said former attorney-general Tommy Thomas had written a note on film producer Riza Aziz’s letter of representation over his money laundering case which showed he had agreed in principle to the terms of the settlement.

"On Nov 19, 2019, Thomas had examined the letter of representation (from Riza’s lawyers). After he examined the letter, Thomas, as the (then) attorney-general, made a handwritten note, in red ink, on this letter...

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