28 Sep '14, 9am

A dangerous precedent in Selangor: By P Gunasegaram Malaysiakini Sep 24, 2014 QUESTION TIME Most legal authori...

By P Gunasegaram Malaysiakini Sep 24, 2014 QUESTION TIME Most legal authorities and previous judgments on such issues are clear on one thing – the sultan/governor/Agong must choose the candidate who is most likely to command the support of the majority of the state assembly or Parliament for the post of menteri besar/chief minister/prime minister. And where it is clear that a single candidate commands that majority support, there is no need for the titular head of state to ask for any other names to be nominated but he has to follow the constitutional duty of endorsing the candidate who legally commands the majority support. This is what a constitutional monarchy is about, where the the head of state lies above politics, does not interfere in the administration of the state, and whose only role here is an important, non-partisan one of ensuring the person who commands the ...

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By Nigel Aw Malaysiakini 1:00PM Sep 28, 2014 Amid a backlash against PAS over its teetering in the Selangor crisis, DAP su...