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Court upholds acquittal in domestic worker murder case

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The Federal Court has upheld the acquittal of S Ambika, who was charged with murdering her domestic worker, Adelina Lisao, four years ago.

Indonesia has accepted but expressed their disappointment with the verdict.

BFM talks to Irene Xavier of Persatuan Sahabat Wanita about what this outcome indicates about the will to protect the safety and wellbeing of foreign domestic workers in Malaysia.

Produced by: Kelly Anissa
Presented by: Lee Chwi Lynn

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