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Released on Bail Only To Be Arrested Again, Woman in Standup Comedy Debacle Now Detained by JAWI

today19 July 2022


(source: Berita Harian)

Previously, JUICEΒ reported that a woman and her boyfriend were crowdfunding to pay for their bail after being arrested for disrespecting Islam.

After successfully paying her bail at the Kuala Lumpur Court Complex which was set at RM20,000, Siti Nuramira Abdullah was released earlier today.

While the woman probably left a sigh of relief, misfortune struck twice as officers from the Federal Territories Islamic Religious Department (JAWI) arrested her again upon her release.

(source: The Star)

The lady’s attorneys, Ramesh NP Chandran and R Sivaraj were speaking to the religious enforcement authorities as at least eight Jawi personnel were observed surrounding the woman, ready to make an arrest.

The religious authorities, as per Ramesh’s statement to the press, would be making an arrest of his client tomorrow or the day after in an effort to bring charges against her before the Syariah court.


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Written by: Aqasha Aiman

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