Do our Judges truly give priority to the Constitution?
Disappointed with the Federal Court’s decision in disallowing Gerakan’s leave to hear our challenge against Pas Hudud.
Though the learned Judge held that we passed the first test held in Mamat Daud case ie our application is not frivolous and vexatious but our applicants did not state whether there are Muslims or not in their affidavits. She could have taken judicial notice that clearly our first applicant is a Kelantanese Muslim.
In 2003 Datuk Zaid Ibrahim filed in a similar suit at the Federal Court against Kelantan state. Leave was granted though he did not mention he is a Muslim in his affidavit. That is why I said it is not really a judicial decision but…