Kedahans, with DAP’s help, take state govt to court over 4D outlet ban
DAP’s National Legal Bureau is helping Alor Setar residents file a lawsuit challenging the Kedah government’s recent decision to ban gaming activities statewide.
(MMO) – Bureau chairman Ramkarpal Singh said he is representing the residents who participated in the gaming activity file the judicial review application in court yesterday.
“It will be contended by the plaintiffs, amongst others, that the decision of the Kedah state government to not renew such gaming licences is ultra vires the Federal Constitution as the power to issue such licences are exclusively within the jurisdiction of Parliament.
“The Plaintiffs will further contend that the said decision of the mentri besar is unreasonable and liable to be quashed by the High Court upon an application for judicial review.