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Community Service To Replace Jail Time Under New EO

Dato' Prof Dr Adeeba Kamarulzaman, Professor of Medicine & Infectious Diseases, Universiti Malaya | Nurul Izzah Anwar, MP of Permatang Pauh

16-Apr-21 17:00

Community Service To Replace Jail Time Under New EO

Starting today, those sentenced to up to three years of imprisonment can now qualify for community service instead of serving time. We explore how this amendment made under the Emergency Ordinance could impact our prison system.

Image Source: Rodolfo Quirós, Pexels

Produced by: Tasha Fusil

Presented by: Sharmilla Ganesan


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