Chief Justice Arifin Zakaria: “Taking into consideration the seriousness of the offence and the fact that the appellant had taken advantage of his position as an employer of the young victim, the five-year sentence is not grossly excessive.
“We are of the view that if at all the Court of Appeal erred, it was more on the side of leniency,”
Apex court: Five years jail for Anwar 'not excessive'
The judges say thus in their 116-page written judgement made available online today.
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