Update (3.05pm): The case has now been postponed. Case management has been fixed for 4 December 2015.
Terence Fernandez, the investigations editor of The Edge, rose to national prominence as the former sidekick of Citizen Nades in theSun during the PKFZ expose. He was the editor of the book PKFZ: Some Untold Stories, written by Nades.
Terence is also the winner of a Malaysian Press Intitute journalism award and three awards for Editorial Excellence from the Society of Publishers in Asia (Sopa), founded in 1982 to promote excellence in journalism and best practices in Asia Pacific.
Now, Terence is in the dock in Penang in a defamation suit arising from a report published in fz.com.
— Terence Fernandez (@TerenceFnandez) November 17, 2015
Long 3 days in court from today for my 4th defamation suit. This time from the CM of Penang and tycoon TS Tan Kok Ping. — Terence Fernandez (@TerenceFnandez) November 17, 2015
Proud lawyers defending me in 4 defamation cases Nitin Nadkarni & Raja Eileen Soraya named among General Counsel mag’s top 500 lawyers
— Terence Fernandez (@TerenceFnandez) November 13, 2015