Anwar fails to strike out suit over conviction pardon

KUALA LUMPUR (BERNAMA) – Malaysia’s People’s Justice Party (PKR) President Anwar Ibrahim failed in his bid to strike out an originating summons filed by lawyer Mohd Khairul Azam Abdul Aziz over the full pardon granted to him over his conviction and imprisonment for sodomising an aide. More details in Tuesday’s Borneo Bulletin.