Sunday, December 4, 2022

Malaysian Federal Court desertion decision

In its recent decision in Kolonel Dr Faiz Azraai bin Abdul Aziz v Mahkamah Tentera Divisyen Ke-empat Infantri Malaysia, Civil Appeal No. W-01(F)-5-02/2022(W), the Federal Court of Malaysia overturned the desertion conviction of a military doctor. The text of the judgment is apparently not yet available, but three of the doctor's attorneys have prepared a summary of the case and the issue presented, Tan Sri Dato' Cecil Abraham, Rishwant Singh & Jules Khor WeizhenWhat Is the Meaning of Desertion under Section 54(1)(a) of the Armed Forces Act 1972? (Nov. 30, 2022).

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