By Siti Afiqah Amalina Mohd Rasli
GOMBAK, 14 March 2017: The Ahmad Ibrahim Kulliyyah of Laws (AIKOL) invites students to participate in the talk titled “Symposium on Shariah Court (Criminal Jurisdiction) Act 355”.
According to LAWSOC’s Vice President, Nur Hafizah Abu Bakar, the talk will emphasise on the issues surrounding the proposed amendment of Act 355. At the same time, the challenges and concerns on the implementation of the act will be highlighted in this event.
“We will be focusing on what Act 355 precisely entails, the legal implications of these amendments, whether it is constitutional and eventually lead to the implementation of the hudud law in Malaysia,” Nur Hafizah added.
It will be held on 17 March 2017 (Friday) at Moot Court, AIKOL from 8:00 a.m until 12.30 p.m. Both breakfast and lunch for participants will be provided.
The symposium will be officiated by IIUM President, Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Utama Dr. Rais Yatim. ***