Prosecutors seek court change for Goldman Sachs’s 1MDB trial

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian prosecutors on Tuesday sought a court change for Goldman Sachs’s criminal trial over its role in the alleged multibillion-dollar ransacking of state investment fund 1MDB. Hisyam Teh Poh Teik, a lawyer for Goldman, said prosecutors informed the magistrate court now hearing the case that they had applied to transfer it to the high court. He said the lower court scheduled an update on the transfer to be heard December 16. More details in Thursday’s Borneo Bulletin