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Siri “Jom Tanya Saya” bersama Steven Thiru

August 25, 2016 @ 15:00 - 16:00

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HAKAM “Ask Me” series on the topic of Malaysian Current Issues.

Malaysians are concerned. HAKAM wants to continue and open up space for Malaysians to have CONVERSATIONS THAT MATTER. We can shape the narration on Malaysia.

In this FBLive Session #2, Mr Steven Thiru, the President of the Malaysian Bar will answer questions you may have on current issues, especially on Malaysian topics dealing with the administration of justice, our Constitution, the role of the Malaysian Bar and various institutions like the Judiciary, Attorney General’s Chambers and law enforcement agencies in Malaysia and how it affects the wellbeing of the people.

On this same day on 25 August, KL High Court is scheduled to deliver its decision on the legal suit the Malaysian Bar has instituted against the AG for closing the corruption investigation against the Prime Minister. You can ask him about the case! ##

Steven Thiru will answer questions on FB Live:
Thursday, 25 August 2016 at 3pm to 4pm.

To facilitate the session, please POST YOUR QUESTIONS
via comments below or on our FB Event Page or
on twitter @HAKAMalaysia from NOW onwards.
Hashtags to use: #MacamManaMesia or #HowNowMalaysia

Questions will be answered by Steven, in the sequence he chooses. Any questions left unanswered LIVE will be answered by Steven on our FB Event Page as a reply to your question.

RULES OF ENGAGEMENT
1. Please refrain from asking personal questions
2. Kindly ask questions pertaining to current affairs
3. Please do not use vulgarities
4. Please keep in mind everyone is entitled to their own opinion

While we welcome a lively debate, Admin reserves the right to delete and/or censor any post which breach any of the first 3 rules.

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## Hear from Steven Thiru on what the Malaysian Bar has stood for, especially in upholding justice. In particular, ask him about the legal action taken or will be taken against those who interfere with the administration of justice.

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Siri “Jom Tanya Saya” bersama Steven Thiru di FBLive:
Khamis, 25 Ogos 2016, 3 ptg – 4 ptg.

di mana beliau akan menjawab soalan-soalan anda mengenai hal-hal terkini di Malaysia secara “live” di laman Facebook kami.

Anda dijemput/digalak untuk menujukan soalan-soalan anda secara terlebih dahulu
sebagai suatu komen di bawah laman ini
atau di laman acara Facebook HAKAM
atau melalui twitter @HAKAMalaysia dari sekarang.
Sila gunakan Hashtags: #MacamManaMesia atau #HowNowMalaysia

Steven akan menjawab soalan-soalan anda sebagaimana yang beliau pilih, dan mana-mana soalan yang tidak sempat dijawab dalam sesi “live” akan dijawab secara bertulis di laman acara Facebook kami setelah tamatnya acara ini.

PERATURAN ACARA
1. Soalan-soalan peribadi tidak akan dilayan
2. Sila hadkan soalan-soalan kepada hal-hal terkini di Malaysia
3. Sila bersopan-santun ketika menceburi acara ini
4. Sila berperihatin kepada dan hormati hak setiap-tiap orang untuk menyuarakan pendirian masing-masing

Walaupun debat dan perbualan aktif dialu-alukan, Penyelia mempunyai hak untuk memadamkan ataupun menapis mana-mana soalan-soalan mahupun komen-komen yang dianggap menyalahi  mana-mana peraturan-peraturan 1-3 di atas.

Details

Date:
August 25, 2016
Time:
15:00 - 16:00
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://bit.ly/AskBarPresident

Organiser

HAKAM
Phone:
+603-2095 2122
Website:
www.hakam.org.my

5 thoughts on “Siri “Jom Tanya Saya” bersama Steven Thiru

  • August 24, 2016 at 13:05
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    Dear Steven,

    Are you able to enlighten us on the rationale for and progress of Chief Justice Tun Arifin Zakaria’s proposal for the separation of judicial and legal services under the Judicial and Legal Services Commission which are both currently headed by the Attorney General, and if the Malaysian Bar or Bar Council has a role in this pursuit?

    Thank you.

    #MacamManaMesia #HowNowMalaysia

    Reply
  • August 24, 2016 at 13:09
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    I note that the current AG was formerly a Bar Council member. If you were AG tomorrow, what are the first 3 things you will do?

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  • August 24, 2016 at 13:20
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    There is a proposal by the Government to amend the LPA which appear to have the effect of curtailing the independence of the Bar. How can the Malaysian Bar stop the government from interfering with its elections, business and generally its independence?  Is there anything that members of the public can do to help protect the Malaysian Bar’s independence?

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  • August 24, 2016 at 13:22
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    Dear Mr Steven Thiru,
    1. Many members of the Bar Council have over the years been elevated to the Bench. If you are invited to be a judge, will you accept?

    2. I note that the current AG was formerly a Bar Council member. If you were AG tomorrow, what are the first 3 things you will do?

    Reply
  • August 24, 2016 at 19:17
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    What are some of the difficult or unpopular decisions you have to make as President of the Malaysian Bar or decisions which the Bar Council had to make? And why was it difficult?  Was it worth it?

    Reply

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