Update 10.30am, 5 Nov
Nik, my lawyer, said the SAR has just dismissed my application to strike out the NSTP's suit.
We will appeal the decision.
Until then, thank you for walking with me this far, bros and sis. Stick around, I'll be needing your support for the next stretch.
5 Nov 2007. The High Court in Jalan Duta will decide this morning on my application to strike out the defamation suit filed against me in January by NSTP and 3 top execs - Editorial Adviser Kalimullah Masheerul Hassan, Group Editor-in-chief Hishamuddin Aun, and CEO Syed Faisal Albar.
The fourth plaintiff is former NST group editor Brenden Pereira, who quit several months ahead of the suit and amid a plagiarism scandal, and now runs a PR firm that has been given some major government projects.
Watch this space around lunch for more ....