Abolishing of mandatory death penalty for traffickers hailed
CHARLES HECTOR is a coordinator of Malaysians Against Death Penalty and Torture (Madpet).
Today, 82 per cent of the all nation states have either introduced moratoria by law or in practice, or have abolished the death penalty. - United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, 10/10/2015
He said the A-G's Chambers will prepare a memorandum to the Cabinet to scrap mandatory death penalties. If the Cabinet agreed, then it would propose for the relevant laws to be amended.