CASE HIGHLIGHTS

CRIMINAL PROCEDURE: Appeal - Appeal to Federal Court - Competency - High Court acquitting appellant on charge under Sedition Act 1948 without calling for defence - Court of Appeal ordering High Court to call for defence - Appeal against order of Court of Appeal - Whether order a 'decision' in law - Whether appealable - Courts of Judicature Act 1964, ss. 3, 86, 87 - Sedition Act 1948, s. 4(1)
Karpal Singh Ram Singh v. PP
Zulkefli Makinudin CJ (Malaya), Hashim Yusoff, Abdull Hamid Embong, Suriyadi Halim Omar, Hasan Lah FCJJ [2012] 5 CLJ 537 [FC]

UNDANG-UNDANG JENAYAH: Akta Dadah Berbahaya 1952 - Seksyen 39B - Pengedaran - Mengedar 14,900g kanabis - Rayuan terhadap sabitan dan hukuman - Pendekatan hakim bicara tidak dinyatakan dalam ucapan pembukaan pendakwaan - Ucapan pembukaan menyebut aktiviti jualan, tiada isu milikan - Perayu disabitkan bawah s. 37(da) - Sama ada sabitan suatu prejudis atau ketidakadilan terhadap perayu
Nor Alip Mohd Khandar lwn. PP
Ahmad Maarop, Clement Skinner, Mohamed Apandi Ali HHMR [2012] 5 CLJ 669 [CA]