Concern over conviction of Malaysian human rights lawyer

The Haldane Society of Socialist Lawyers is seriously concerned about the conviction of veteran human rights lawyer and Member of Parliament (MP), Karpal Singh under Malaysia’s Sedition Act of 1948 who, on 11 March 2014 was sentenced to pay a 4000 Ringgit fine.

The Haldane Society has sent letters to the Chief Justice, Attorney General, and Minister of Justice.