The Laws of Malaysia sequence (LOM) is a compilation and reprint of laws published in volume form pursuant to section 14A of the Revision of Laws Act 1968 Act 1. It’s the only official and authentic publication of the laws of Malaysia. People are free, in short, to disagree with the law however not to disobey it. For in a authorities of laws and never of males, no man, nonetheless outstanding or highly effective, and no mob nevertheless unruly or boisterous, is entitled to defy a court of law.
Retrospective laws are, primd facie of questionable coverage, and opposite to the general principle that laws by which the conduct of mankind is to be regulated ought, when launched for the first time, to take care of future acts, and ought to not change the character of previous transactions carried on upon the faith of the then existing law.
When most people discuss “the law,” they tend to suppose only of statutes. And I defy anybody to say how even the thought of revolution, of revolt, of the slightest rebellion might come up against a government whose organized pressure was confined solely to suppressing injustice.
It’s impossible to introduce into society …