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Takiyuddin: Govt looking into drafting special law to deal with contempt of court cases

Published on 4 Aug 2020 3:26:42 PM

Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Takiyuddin Hassan told the Dewan Rakyat on Tuesday (Aug 4) that the government is studying the need to formulate a special law to deal with the rising number of contempt of court cases especially on social media more effectively.

He said the government is looking into drafting a special law similar to Singapore's Administration of Justice (Protection) Act 2016 to deal with such cases.

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