BONIFACE LOBO ROBERT V LOBO & ANOR v. TRIBUNAL PENGURUSAN STRATA, PUTRAJAYA & ORS  6 CLJ 537
HIGH COURT MALAYA, KUALA LUMPUR
AZIZUL AZMI ADNAN J
[JUDICIAL REVIEW NO: WA-25-59-03-2016]
4 APRIL 2017
CIVIL PROCEDURE: Judicial review – Certiorari – Application to set aside decision of Strata Management Tribunal ('Tribunal') – Allegation that Tribunal breached rules of natural justice in hearing and determining claim – Whether Tribunal heard or considered merits of substantive claim – Whether claimant denied from making oral submissions – Whether Tribunal breached rules of natural justice when it did not inform claimant on law relied upon – Whether Tribunal lacked impartiality or acted in bad faith – Strata Management Act 2013
LAND LAW: Strata title – Joint Management Body – Joint Management committee – Application to set aside decision of Strata Management Tribunal ('Tribunal') – Whether Tribunal heard or considered merits of substantive claim – Whether claimant denied from making oral submissions – Whether Tribunal breached rules of natural justice when it did not inform claimant on law relied upon – Whether Tribunal lacked impartiality or acted in bad faith – Strata Management Act 2013
MENTERI DALAM NEGERI & ORS v. GOPAL R SUBRAMANIAM  6 CLJ 593
FEDERAL COURT, PUTRAJAYA
MD RAUS SHARIF CJ; SURIYADI HALIM OMAR FCJ; RAMLY ALI FCJ; PRASAD SANDOSHAM ABRAHAM FCJ; JEFFREY TAN FCJ
[CRIMINAL APPEAL NO: 05-153-06-2016 (R)]
1 JUNE 2017
CRIMINAL PROCEDURE: Preventive detention – Detention under Prevention of Crime Act 1959 – Report of inquiry officer – Service of report on detainee – Section 10(2) – Officer having custody of detainee to serve report forthwith – Meaning of 'forthwith' – Whether to mean 'as soon as reasonably practicable' – Interpretation Acts 1948 and 1967, s. 54
STATUTORY INTERPRETATION: Prevention of Crime Act 1959 – Section 10(2) – Service of report of inquiry officer on detainee – Officer having custody of detainee to serve report forthwith – Meaning of 'forthwith' – Whether to mean 'there and then' or ‘immediate' – Whether to mean
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