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    Woman claims blocked from becoming lawyer because of lawsuit over Zakir Naik

    Woman claims blocked from becoming lawyer because of lawsuit over Zakir Naik

    KUALA LUMPUR, July 21 — A law graduate has accused her superior of hindering her for over a year from becoming a practising lawyer due to her participation in a lawsuit against the government that sought televangelist Dr Zakir Naik’s deportation. Asiah Abd Jalil, 36, said she completed her pupillage on February 26 last year, but her master from a law firm based in Kuantan, Pahang, has allegedly refused to sign the papers necessary for her admittance into the Malaysian Bar. “It is clear...

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