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Sedition Act: Reform, repeal, replace?

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The cabinet has agreed to review the Sedition Act so it can only be used to protect the royal institution from acts of provocation.

What are the implications of such a move, and how do we as a country learn to navigate discourse on the “three Rs” – race, religion and royalty?

Astro Awani’s Melisa Idris speaks to constitutional lawyer Nizam Bashir and Karen Cheah, president of the Malaysian Bar.

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