KUALA LUMPUR: The Magistrate’s Court right here warned Emilia Hanafi, the previous spouse of Datuk SM Faisal SM Nasimuddin Kamal, not to use medical certificates as a “ticket” to be absent in court for the trial involving the well-known businessman who’s alleged to have injured her.
Magistrate Nadia Othman additionally quashed the arrest warrant issued in opposition to Emilia, 43, after she was glad with the girl’s rationalization on her failure to seem in court a number of occasions for the trial.
“I would love to warn the complainant (Emilia) to be current within the subsequent court proceedings and observe the procedures.
“Medical certificates are not a ticket to not seem in court. If vital, as I requested Puan Emilia earlier, submit a medical report to affirm your situation and as proof on your absence. The trial will proceed on July 15,” she mentioned throughout point out of the case.
Earlier, deputy public prosecutor Nur Aishah Ahmad Zakiuddin utilized to the court to revoke the arrest warrant in opposition to Emilia issued on June 15 primarily based on the reason given by her.
Meanwhile, Emilia who testified from the witness stand mentioned she was absent on Dec 14 and 15, 2021, Feb 28, March 4, April 20, May 20 and June 15 this 12 months due to her medical situation moreover feeling careworn after an arrest warrant was issued in opposition to her by the Syariah Court involving an unrelated case.
“I suffered from stomach ache, vomiting and diarrhoea and was given a medical certificates by a well being clinic in Kelana Jaya on Dec 14 (final 12 months). The following day (Dec 15, 2021), I obtained a medical certificates from the Kota Damansara Health Clinic for a similar well being downside.
“On Feb 28 (2022), I used to be down with fever and went to a close-by clinic for a well being check-up whereas on March 4, I got here in shut contact with a Covid-19 case,” she mentioned.
Emilia defined that on April 20, she suffered from a dental downside earlier than looking for therapy at a dental clinic on the Urban Transformation Centre (UTC) in Shah Alam, Selangor.
“On May 20, I made a decision to get a second opinion from the Tanglin Health Clinic. But, I opted for therapy in Shah Alam due to its higher service and went to the Shah Alam UTC on June 15,” she mentioned.
Nadia mentioned she was glad with Emilia’s rationalization earlier than reminding all events, together with the accused, to seem in court for the graceful operating of the case.
“I do not need this case to be postponed. According to my information, the case has been set for point out 38 occasions. It is your case, the court is prepared, so you could have to be current. I don’t need to hear lame excuses after this,” mentioned Nadia.
SM Faisal was charged with deliberately inflicting damage to Emilia at a home in Desa Sri Hartamas, Brickfields right here, between 12.30pm and 4.30pm.
The cost was framed underneath Section 323 of the Penal Code, punishable underneath Section 326A of the identical legislation which offers for a most jail time period of two years or a high-quality of up to RM2,000 or each, if convicted.
On June 27, Emilia was despatched to Kajang Prison to serve a seven-day jail sentence for failing to adjust to a Syariah High Court order on visitation dates for her three kids. – Bernama