He claimed the transfer may also taint public perception towards the credibility of the two judges involved — Datuk Mohd Sofian Abd Razak and his replacement, Justice Mohd Nazlan Mohd Ghazali.
Najib claimed that Rewcastle-Brown's reporting is prejudicial against him.
Daim “certainly hopes” that the government will make the report public.
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Yeo hopes the country can spearhead the R&D and commercialisation of green packaging and other alternatives for single-use plastics.
“My conscience is clear,” Najib told the media about his partaking in the decision to divert the funds.
In allowing the transfer, Justice Nazlan said he took into consideration the keen public interest in the case and the high value involved. He also noted that the other case — comprising seven charges involving RM42 million in SRC International — has also been transferred to the High Court from the Sessions Court previously.
It was widely reported that Tengku Adnan would face charges in relation to dubious land transactions between DBKL and Yayasan Wilayah Persekutuan (YWP), in which he was previously chairman.