KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 24): The Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah has stated that Parliament may convene during the emergency period on a date considered appropriate by the ruler, based on the advice of the prime minister.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 18): Former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad along with four other Pejuang leaders were today allowed to intervene in lawyer Dr Syed Iskandar Syed Jaafar Al Mahdzar's originating summons (OS) seeking the court's interpretation of the Yang di-Pertuan Agong's discretion in deciding whether or not to declare a state of emergency.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 18): The Government and Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin yesterday moved to strike out the suit brought by staunch Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad supporter Datuk Seri Khairuddin Abu Hassan against them regarding the emergency proclamation.
Court to decide on Anwar’s bid to initiate judicial review first before hearing his referral questions
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 17): The High Court has decided to deal with Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim's (pictured) request for leave to initiate a judicial review related to the emergency proclamation first, before hearing the opposition leader’s application to refer four questions to the Federal Court.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 16): Former premier Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad (pictured) claims Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin is not qualified to be the prime minister as he has lost majority support, adding that the emergency proclamation sought by Muhyiddin was based on "lies".
High Court asks Anwar's lawyers to submit whether state of emergency referral questions will be heard first
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 10): The High Court has instructed lawyers representing opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim to submit whether they want the referral questions he posed to the Federal Court regarding the state of emergency to be heard first, ahead of his application for leave.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 10): Former Chief Justice Tun Arifin Zakaria (pictured), who has been appointed chairman of the Independent Special Committee on Emergency 2021, said he will carry out his responsibilities efficiently.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 9): Former chief justice Tun Arifin Zakaria (pictured) has been named to head the 19-member independent committee to advise the Yang di-Pertuan Agong on the date for ending the proclamation of emergency.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 29): A lawyer for Datuk Seri Khairuddin Abu Hassan (pictured), a stalwart supporter of former premier Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, said he would serve his client's suit challenging the emergency proclamation to Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin and the government today.