Human Rights Day March 1
Malaysian lawyers and activists march, before being stopped by police, through the downtown of Kuala Lumpur December 9, 2007. Malaysian police halted an annual human-rights march on Sunday, arresting at least four people and drawing widespread criticism for being intolerant of dissent. (Stringer/Reuters)

Human Rights Day March 2
Malaysian police arrest an activist as she marches through the downtown of Kuala Lumpur December 9, 2007. Malaysian police halted an annual human-rights march on Sunday, arresting at least four people and drawing widespread criticism for being intolerant of dissent. REUTERS/Stringer

Edmund Bon arrested
Photo shows the arrest of the Chairman of the Bar Council’s Human Rights Committee, Edmund Bon. Read the Bar Council report, This is outrageous!”, Bar screams over arrest of Edmund Bon, along with more photos.

Read these posts on the day’s events:

Human rights march: 5 lawyers arrested by Malaysiakini via The Malaysian Bar website

Abdullah Badawi declares war on Bar Council – Elizabeth Wong

Human Rights Day arrests: police takes off velvet glove to show iron fist – Lim Kit Siang

Cops outnumber People: 5 to 1 – Jeff Ooi

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