Malaysiakini news portal editor-in-chief Steven Gan. Photo: EPA-EFE Malaysiakini news portal editor-in-chief Steven Gan. Photo: EPA-EFE
Malaysiakini news portal editor-in-chief Steven Gan. Photo: EPA-EFE
Malaysia

Malaysiakini found in contempt of court over user comments deemed offensive to judiciary

  • A panel in the highest court ruled that Malaysiakini held full responsibility for its website, including whatever is published
  • The case has been widely seen as a test of media freedom in the Southeast Asian nation

Topic |   Malaysia
Malaysiakini news portal editor-in-chief Steven Gan. Photo: EPA-EFE Malaysiakini news portal editor-in-chief Steven Gan. Photo: EPA-EFE
Malaysiakini news portal editor-in-chief Steven Gan. Photo: EPA-EFE
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