09 Jan '12, 1am

Anwar Ibrahim acquitted in sodomy trial

Anwar Ibrahim acquitted in sodomy trial

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim was acquitted and discharged on Monday in a politically-charged sodomy trial he has denounced as a government bid to cripple his opposition ahead of upcoming elections. Judge Mohamad Zabidin Diah issued the eagerly-awaited ruling at the Kuala Lumpur High Court as thousands of Anwar supporters gathered outside to denounce the trial and demand that he be exonerated. In his brief verdict announcement, the High Court said he could not rely on controversial DNA evidence submitted by the prosecution. "The court is always reluctant to convict on sexual offences without corroborative evidence. Therefore, the accused is acquitted and discharged," he said. The ruling by Judge Mohamad Zabidin Diah set off pandemonium in the Kuala Lumpur High Court, with Anwar mobbed by his wife Wan Azizah Wan Ismail , daughters and opposition po...

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