Abdul Hamid Mohamad. 1/11 Court of Appeal President Datuk Abdul Hamid Mohamed has been named as Acting Chief Justice following Tun Ahmad Fairuz Abdul Halim's retirement /STAR"We allow the sentence and conviction to be set aside. We find the High Court misdirected itself. He (Anwar Ibrahim) should have been acquitted." - Judge Abdul Hamid Mohamad, head of a three-judge panel that overturned the former Deputy PM's sodomy conviction on 2 Sept 2oo4. [click here to read an article]
Thanks Zorro, SK for forwarding me the Star's sms alert.
And there you are - someone's wish for an extension did not come true!
Bernama has the full story here and reports that Tun Ahmad Fairuz's position was not discussed at Rulers' Meeting.