30 Sep '12, 4am
Book Ban declared ‘Outrageous Defiance Of Logic’: MLDI Statement on the SIS Book Ban case
In our Selected Exhortations category, we republish interesting stuff such as must-read articles and essays not originally written exclusively for the blawg, and which have come to our attention. Please feel free to email [email protected] if you would like to reproduce your writing, but first follow our Writer’s Guide here . Here’s a statement issued by the Media Legal Defence Initiative welcoming the Court of Appeal decision upholding the High Court’s decision to quash the ban on a book published by Sisters in Islam. The original statement is here . Media Legal Defence Initiative welcomes the Malaysian Court of Appeal’s recent decision that the Home Minister acted “irrationally” in banning a book that had already been in circulation for two years when there was no obvious threat to public order.