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Appeal Hearing on Challenging Religious Status
October 11, 2016 @ 09:00 - 17:00
Rosliza Binti Ibrahim v Kerajaan Negeri Selangor (Civil Appeal No. B-01(A)-130-04/2016)
The appellate plaintiff contending that she is an illegitimate child born to a Buddhist mother, wants the State Government of Selangor to exempt her from state enacted Islamic laws. The state’s refusal in accepting her status affect her rights to religious freedom, choice of marital partner and disposition of property.
The court of appeal will be hearing on this matter on 11 October 2016.