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The government of malaysia’s proposed law criminalizing “fake news” is a frontal attack on free expression and should be withdrawn.
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An overview of malaysian legal system and research by shaikh mohamed noordin and lim pui keng shaikh mohamed noordin has more than ten years of experience in law librarianship. The malaysian government has proposed a law that would criminalize the spread of fake news, and those found to be in violation could face up to 10 years in pris. Digital signature 1 laws of malaysia reprint act 562 digital signature act 1997 incorporating all amendments up to 1 january 2006 published by the commissioner of law revision, malaysia.