16 May '11, 12am

Anwar Ibrahim will today find out if he will be acquitted or asked to defend himself on sodomy charges

Anwar Ibrahim will today find out if he will be acquitted or asked to defend himself on sodomy charges

Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim gets out of his car as he arrives at a courthouse in Kuala Lumpur on April 25, 2011. -- PHOTO: AP KUALA LUMPUR - OPPOSITION Leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim will find out today whether he would be acquitted or asked to defend himself on the charge of sodomising his former personal assistant three years ago. High Court judge Justice Mohd Zabidin Diah will decide on Anwar's fate after the court proceedings reached the end of the prosecution stage on April 26. A total of 27 prosecution witnesses were called to the stand in the trial. Anwar, 63, pleaded not guilty to performing carnal intercourse against the order of nature on complainant Mohd Saiful Bukhari Azlan at a condominium unit in Bukit Damansara, Kuala Lumpur. The alleged offence took place between 3.01pm and 4.30pm on June 26, 2008. He is charged under Section 377B of the Pena...

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