We have lived through the constitutional crisis in 1988, when judicial independence was stripped through constitutional amendments rammed through the Parliament by the BN two-third brute majority. We have lived through the Lingam Tape scandal before the 2008 general election. We have seen half-past-six attempt on judicial reform after the 2008 political tsunami. It is judicial business as usual, Malaysia style.
Even if Nizar gets his written judgement, and he appeals to the Federal Court against the decision of the Appellate Court, what do you think the final decision of the Apex court will be? You want to bet, even for a cup of coffee? (more…)