Govt appeals over suit seeking citizenship for overseas-born children

Hidir Reduan Abdul Rashid


The government has gone to the Court of Appeal to strike out a lawsuit seeking automatic citizenship for children born overseas to Malaysian mothers and foreign fathers.

In a media statement today, non-government organisation (NGO) Family Frontiers expressed disappointment with the government’s move to file the appeal.

The government is appealing against the decision by the Kuala Lum...

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