Former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak arrives at court for his appeal against his conviction and jail sentence for abuse of power, criminal breach of trust and money laundering. Photo: DPA Former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak arrives at court for his appeal against his conviction and jail sentence for abuse of power, criminal breach of trust and money laundering. Photo: DPA
Former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak arrives at court for his appeal against his conviction and jail sentence for abuse of power, criminal breach of trust and money laundering. Photo: DPA
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Former Malaysian PM Najib Razak starts appeal against 1MDB corruption sentence

  • Najib was sentenced to 12 years in jail and a US$50 million fine after being found guilty of criminal breach of trust, abuse of power and money laundering
  • His lawyer argued that the trial judge erred by including additional matters in his ruling, while the appeal court denied a request for a month’s adjournment

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Former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak arrives at court for his appeal against his conviction and jail sentence for abuse of power, criminal breach of trust and money laundering. Photo: DPA Former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak arrives at court for his appeal against his conviction and jail sentence for abuse of power, criminal breach of trust and money laundering. Photo: DPA
Former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak arrives at court for his appeal against his conviction and jail sentence for abuse of power, criminal breach of trust and money laundering. Photo: DPA
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