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Malaysia - Website reporter arrested and charged under Sedition Act

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Susan Loone is facing up to three years in jail over an interview with the leader of an allegedly illegal organization Malaysiakini news website reporter Susan Loone is facing a possible three-year jail term under the 1948 Sedition Act following her arrest in George Town, the capital of the northwestern state of Penang, on 4 September for interviewing the detained leader of an allegedly illegal local organization. Loone was arrested after she interviewed Penang state councillor Phee Boon (...)

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