Who is Tommy Thomas?

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Who is Tommy Thomas?

The imbroglio over the appointment of a new Attorney General is exercising the minds of not only the legal fraternity but just about everyone else with a desire to see a new nation find its judicial balance.

Over the weekend, Malaysians were caught up with the news that the only name submitted by the Pakatan Harapan government for the post of the new Attorney General (AG) has not gone down well with the Malay rulers. Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has confirmed that he has only submitted one name and that is of senior lawyer and constitution expert Tommy Thomas to the King. News had leaked out that apparently the Council of Malay Rulers preferred a...

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