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Phil Robertson

April 3, 2023

Malaysian lawmakers vote to end mandatory death penalty

Previously, death sentences were automatically imposed upon conviction for a number of crimes, including murder and drug trafficking, leaving judges with no discretion.

Malaysian parliament
January 27, 2023

International Criminal Court resumes probe into Philippines’ drug war

The ICC noted that the government’s efforts to investigate alleged abuses were insufficient.

International Criminal Court
April 27, 2022

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi jailed five years for corruption

The latest case centred on allegations that Ms Suu Kyi accepted 11.4 kg (402 oz) of gold and $600,000 from her protege-turned-accuser.

June 14, 2021

Myanmar military begins trial of Suu Kyi

Trial of Myanmar’s ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi began on Monday, as the country’s military leaders continue to clamp down on protesters.

Aung San Suu Kyi and Senior General Min Aung Hlaing