Prof. of islamic law in Malaysia explains aspects of sharia to Oz TV

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Assoc. Professor Dr. Shamrahayu Ab. Aziz

Qualifications : LL.B (IIUM), LL.B Shariah (IIUM), MCL (IIUM), DSLP (IIUM), Ph.D (IIUM)
Department : Islamic Law
Area of Specialisation : Constitutional Law
Sub-specialisation : Human Rights Law, Syariah Criminal Procedure
Area of Interest - Islamic Law of Evidence, Islamic Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Criminal Law, Administration of Islamic Law in Malaysia
Email : srahayu@iium.edu.my
Telephone : (603) 61964235
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Books - [1]
Isu-isu Kebebasan Beragama & Penguatkuasaan Undang-undang Moral, Selangor, Malaysia: Jabatan Undang-Undang Islam AIKOL, IIUM & Pusat Undang-Undang Harun M. Hashim, IIUM, 2009 ISBN 978-983-41203-7-5 (Co-Editor)
Chapter(s) in a Book - [4]
"Peruntukkan Undang-Undang Mengenai Penghinaan Terhadap Agama Islam di Malaysia" in Nasimah Hussin et al. , Siri Perkembangan Undang-Undang di Malaysia (Undang-Undang Islam : Jenayah, Keterangan dan Prosedur, "Volume 13"), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia : Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka (DBP), 2007, ISBN 978-983-62-9726-6 Co-Author
"Kuasa Pegawai Penguat Kuasa Agama " in Nasimah Hussin et al. , Siri Perkembangan Undang-Undang di Malaysia (Undang-Undang Islam : Jenayah, Keterangan dan Prosedur, "Volume 13"), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia : Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka (DBP), 2007, ISBN 978-983-62-9726-6 Co-Author
"The Development of Shariah Legal System" in Syed Arabi Aidid , Malaysia at 50 : Achievements and Aspirations, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia : Thomson, 2007, ISBN 978-981-4232-90-6 Co-Author
"Murtad dalam Perundangan Islam dan Enakmen Negeri-negeri" in Farid Sufian Shuaib , Murtad : Kedudukannya di sisi Islam dan Perlembagaan Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur : Intel Multimedia and Publications, 2005, ISBN 983-2417-26-0 Co-Author
Articles - [15]
"Some thoughts on the Relationship between Law and Religion in Malaysia" [2009] 4 Current Law Journal (CLJ) , [ISSN 0127-0699]
"Kesarjanaan dan Penulisan Perlembagaan : Satu Kajian Permulaan " [2009] Malayan Law Journal , [ISSN 0025-1283]
"Enforcement of Islamic Criminal Law in Malaysia: A Suggestion for Improvemen" [2009] 2 ShLR , page 36 , [ISSN 1985 � 4250]
"The Malaysian Legal System: The Root, the Influence and the Future" [2009] 3 MLJ , page xcii � cvi , [ISSN 0025 � 1283]
"Insult against Religion as Offences under The Penal Code � A Preliminary Analysis" [2009] The Law Review , page 179 � 193 , [ISSN 1985-0891]
"Prosecution of Syariah Matters in Civil Court : A Commentary on the decision of PP v Mohd Noor Jaafar" [2008] 2 Current Law Journal (CLJ) , page i - xii , [ISSN 0127-0699]
"Initiating Criminal Proceedings in Shariah Court : An Overview" [2008] 2 ShLR , page 48 - 60
"Nullum Crimen Nulla Poena Sine Lege : Non-retrospective Application of Law under the Malaysian Federal Constitution" [2008] 4 The Law Review , page 538 - 548 , [ISSN 1985-0891]
"Apostasy and Religious Freedom : A Response to Thio Li-ann" [2007] 2 Malayan Law Journal , page i - x , [ISSN 0025-1283]
"The Position of Islamic Criminal Law under The Malaysian Federal Structure : A Constitutional Perspective" [2007] Vol. 15, No. 1 IIUM Law Journal , page 101 - 120 , [ISSN 028-2530]
"Muslim's Right to Religous Freedom in Malaysia : Piercing through the Confusion and Contradictions" [2007] 15 Malayan Law Journal , page cxxvi - cxli , [ISSN 0025-1283]
"Isu-Isu berkaitan Kebebasan Beragama dan Murtad : Satu Sorotan Perlembagaan" [2007] No. 1 Journal of Syariah and Jurisprudence (Kolej Universiti Islam Antarabangsa Selangor) , page 1 - 17 , [ISSN 1985-1189]
"Investigation Powers of Religious Enforcement Officers under the Syariah Criminal Procedure Act 1997" [2006] 2 The Law Review , page 263 - 272 , [ISSN 1985-0891]
"Islam is the Religion of the Federation - its Meaning and Implication" [2005] 14 IIUM Law Journal , page 33 - 49 , [ISSN 028-2530]
"Some thoughts on Moral Laws and Personal Liberty" [2005] 3 The Law Review , page 641 - 643 , [ISSN 1985-0891]
Papers Presented - [36]
"Kalimah Allah�s Controversy: A Legal Perspective ", presented at Public Talk , Conference Room, Research Management Centre, International Isamic University Malaysia , 5th February 2010, organised by International Institute for Muslim Unity (IIMU)
"Agama, Perpaduan dan Keharmonian Masyarakat ", presented at Forum on Current Issues , Dewan Institut Kemahiran Baitulmal Wilayah Persekutuan, Kuala Lumpur , 20th Jan 2010, organised by Pertubuhan Belia Glokal Wilayah Persekutuan and Institut Professional Baitulmal
"Syariah Law � the Basic Concept ", presented at Paralegal Training for Youth Leaders , Sentral Hotel, Kuala Lumpur , 9th August 2009, organised by Education and Research Association for Consumers Malaysia (ERA Consumers)
"Freedom of Speech and Expression in Malaysia � A Constitutional Perspective ", presented at Seminar on Seditious Tendency? Political Patronisation or Free Speech and Expression in Malaysia , Sentral Hotel, Kuala Lumpur , 4th August 2009, organised by Education and Research Association for Consumers Malaysia (ERA Consumers)
"Perlembagaan Malaysia ", presented at Seminar Sehari Memahami Perlembagaan Malaysia , Impian Hotel, Morib, Selangor , 1 March 2009, organised by UMNO Kuala Langat, Selangor
"Semangat Kemerdekaan Merdekanya Malaysia ", presented at Program Ke Arah Belia Jaya , Main Hall, Kolej Islam Sultan Alam Shah, Klang , 25 April 2009, organised by Puteri UMNO Kota Raja, Klang, Selangor
"Menekuni Kemelut Perlembagaan di Malaysia : Iktibar dari Sejarah dan Masa Depan ", presented at Seminar Wanita, Undang-Undang dan Perlembagaan , Auditorium Majlis Perbandaran Ampang Jaya, Selangor , 9 April 2009, organised by Muslimat Legal Team
"Perlembagaan Malaysia ", presented at Syarahan Pendeta Zaaba , Bangunan UMNO Shah Alam, Selangor , 31 Jan 2009, organised by UMNO Selangor
"Fundamental Liberties in Malaysia : An Overview ", presented at Public Talk Program , Seminar Hall, CFS, IIUM Nilai Campus , 12 February 2009, organised by Department of Law, Centre Foundation Studies (CFS) IIUM
"Kedudukan Sama Taraf Semua Agama dalam Negara Demokrasi ", presented at Kursus Perlembagaan Undang-Undang Sivil dan Undang-Undang Syariah (JKSM) , Bangunan Perdana ILKAP, Bandar Baru Bangi, Selangor , 14 October 2008, organised by Institut Latihan Kehakiman dan Perundangan (ILKAP)
"Crimes Against Women and Children ", presented at Module (B) - Human Rights Issues and Remedies - Program Ijazah Sarjana Sains Sosial (Pengajian Kepolisan) , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia , 11 September 2008, organised by Maktab Polis Diraja Malaysia, Cheras
"Film Fitna dan Ancamannya Terhadap Islam ", presented at Sesi Perkongsian Ilmu , Dewan Perpaduan, Bangunan Persekutuan, Petaling Jaya, Selangor , 9 May 2008, organised by Agensi Anti-Dadah Kebangsaan
"Isu-Isu Perlembagaan Selepas Pilihan Raya Umum 2008 (Constitutional Issues after General Election 2008) ", presented at Sesi Penerangan Mengenai Isu-Isu Perlembagaan di Malaysia , Dewan Serbaguna Bangunan KWSP Jalan Raja Laut, Kuala Lumpur , 24 April 2008, organised by Enforcement Department Employees Provident Fund
"Penguatkuasaan Jenayah Syariah Dalam Konteks Perundangan ", presented at Seminar Isu-Isu Mahkamah Syariah : Ke Arah Memperkasa Pentadbiran Keadilan Jenayah di Mahkamah Syariah , Moot Court, AIKOL, IIUM , 12 - 13 November 2008, organised by Islamic Law Department, AIKOL, IIUM in collaboration with Department of Islamic Judiciary Malaysia (JKSM)
"Nulla Poena Sine Lege in Comparative Perspective : Retrospective Law Under Islamic Principles and the Malaysian Federal Constitution ", presented at International Conference on Comparative Law 2008 , JW Marriot, Putrajaya, Malaysia , 18 - 19 November 2008, organised by Islamic Science University of Malaysia
"Review of Fatimah Tan v MAIPP ", presented at Syariah Law Seminar , Seri Malaysia Hotel, Alor Star, Kedah, Malaysia , 7 August 2008, organised by Kedah/Perlis Bar Committee
"Law and Religion in Malaysia : A Constitutional Perspective ", presented at 5th Asian Law Institute Conference , National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore , 22 - 23 May 2008, organised by Asian Law Institute (ASLI) and Law Faculty, National University of Singapore (NUS)
"Pilihanraya Umum ke 12 : Kesan Terhadap Hubungan Antara Kerajaan Persekutuan dan Kerajaan Negeri ", presented at Persidangan Bersama Bahagian Gubalan, Jabatan Peguam Negara, Jabatan Insolvensi Malaysia, Biro Bantuan Guaman, Institut Latihan Kehakiman dan Perundangan dan Pegawai di Bawah Seliaan Penggubal Undang-Undang Parlimen Bagi Tahun 2008 , Primula Beach Resort, Kuala Trengganu , 13 April 2008
"Kedudukan Sama Taraf Semua Agama dalam Negara Demokrasi ", presented at Kursus Perlembagaan Undang-Undang Sivil dan Undang-Undang Syariah , Bandar Baru Bangi, Selangor , 30 May 2007, organised by Institut Latihan Kehakiman dan Perundangan (ILKAP)
"Crimes Against Women and Children ", presented at Module (B) - Human Rights Issues and Remedies - Program Ijazah Sarjana Sains Sosial (Pengajian Kepolisan) , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia , 17 May 2007, organised by Maktab Polis Diraja Malaysia, Cheras
"Pendakwaan Syariah di Mahkamah Sivil : Satu Perspektif Perlembagaan ", presented at Konvensyen Kebangsaan Undang-Undang : Penguatkuasaan dan Pendakwaan , Pan Pacific Hotel, KLIA Sepang , 28 - 29 August 2007, organised by Faculty of Law and Syariah, Universiti Sains Malaysia
"Ahmad Ibrahim dan Isu-Isu Berkaitan Penguatkuasaan Jenayah Syariah ", presented at Seminar "Ahmad Ibrahim : Pemikiran dan Sumbangan Ilmiah" , Hilton Hotel, Petaling Jaya, Malaysia , 21 - 22 August 2007, organised by Institute of Islamic Understanding Malaysia (IKIM)
"Kesarjanaan dan Penulisan Perlembagaan : Satu Kajian Permulaan ", presented at Persidangan Undang-Undang Tuanku Jaafar , JW Marriot, Putrajaya, Malaysia , 21 - 22 August 2007, organised by Faculty of Law, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
"Right to Religous Freedom in Malaysia : Piercing through the Confusion and Contradictions ", presented at 4th Asian Law Institute (ASLI) Annual Conference , Depok Campus, Jakarta, Indonesia , 24th - 25th May 2007, organised by Faculty of Law, University of Indonesia
"Islam Dalam Perlembagaan : Satu Tinjauan Mengenai Kedudukan dan Implikasi ", presented at Bengkel Penjelasan Undang-Undang Islam Kepada Pendaftar/Penolong Pendaftar Perkahwinan, Penceraian dan Rujuk Peringkat Negeri Selangor , De Palma Inn, Sepang, Selangor, Malaysia , 21 December 2006
"Fundamental Rights in Malaysia ", presented at Kursus Diploma Pengurusan Awam (Bagi Pegawai-Pegawai Diplomatik) , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia , 9 August 2006, organised by Institut Tadbiran Awam Negara (INTAN), Jalan Kiara
"Fundamental Rights in Malaysia ", presented at Kursus Diploma Pengurusan Awam (Bagi Pegawai-Pegawai Diplomatik) , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia , 19 July 2006, organised by Institut Tadbiran Awam Negara (INTAN), Jalan Kiara
"Isu-Isu Dalam Penguatkuasaan Undang-Undang Kesalahan Jenayah Syariah di Malaysia ", presented at Kursus Prosedur Jenayah Syariah (Course in Syariah Criminal Procedure) , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia , 17 February 2006, organised by Institut Latihan Islam Malaysia (ILIM)
"Apostasy From Islamic Perspective ", presented at Seminar on Apostasy , Northam All Suites, Northam Road, Penang , 23 Nov 2006 / 2 Zulkaedah 1427H 2006, organised by Penang Bar Committee
"Law Regulating Contempt Against Religion � A Divergent Notion of Syariah and Common Law? ", presented at International Seminar on Syariah and Common Law 2006 , The Palace of Golden Horses , 19-21 Sept 2006, organised by Kolej University Islam Malaysia
"Human Rights and Hudud Laws : An Islamic Viewpoint ", presented at Module (B) - Human Rights Issues and Remedies - Program Ijazah Sarjana Sains Sosial (Pengajian Kepolisan) , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia , 1 December 2005, organised by Maktab Polis Diraja Malaysia, Cheras
"Administrative Law in Malaysia : A General Overview ", presented at Kursus Diploma Pengurusan Awam (Bagi Pegawai-Pegawai Diplomatik) , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia , 8 November 2005, organised by Institut Tadbiran Awam Negara (INTAN), Jalan Kiara
"Hak Asasi Banduan di Malaysia : Satu Tinjauan Terhadap Peruntukan Perlembagaan Persekutuan dan Undang-Undang Berkaitan Penjara ", presented at Kursus Sijil Menengah Pengurusan Penjara, Modul Pengurusan Layanan , Prison College Malaysia, Kajang, Selangor, Malaysia , 25 April 2005, organised by Prison Department Malaysia
"Morality and Ethics v Invasion of Privacy ", presented at 13th Malaysian Law Conference , Kuala Lumpur , 16-18 November 2005, organised by Bar Council Malaysia
"Kuasa-Kuasa Pegawai Penguatkuasa Agama di Bawah Akta Prosedur Jenayah Syariah (Wilayah-Wilayah Persekutuan) 1997 � Satu Tinjauan ", presented at Seminar Penguatkuasaan Undang-undang Berkaitan Moral di Malaysia : Cabaran dan Penyelesaian , Mahkamah Mut , 17 May 2005, organised by Islamic Law Department, AIKOL, IIUM
"Riddah Sebagai Jenayah Berat : Satu Analisa ", presented at Seminar Kebebasan Beragama dan isu Murtad , IIUM , 16 Disember 2004, organised by by Public Law Department, AIKOL, IIUM
Book Reviews - [3]
"Islam dan Undang-Undang, Abdul Aziz Bari, Islam Dalam Perlembagaan Malaysia Petaling Jaya : Intel Multimedia and Publication " (2005) September KANUN Jurnal Undang-Undang , page 38 - 44
"Ashraf Md. Hashim, Rights of Suspect and Accused under Islamic and Malaysian Law Petaling Jaya : International Law Book Services " (2004) 12 IIUM Law Journal , page 297 - 301
"Di Sebalik Tabir Majlis Raja-Raja, Majlis Raja-Raja : Kedudukan dan Peranan dalam Perlembagaan Malaysia Kuala Lumpur : Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka " (2003) June KANUN Jurnal Undang-Undang Malaysia