KUALA LUMPUR (April 3): The trial of Datuk Seri Najib Razak, the former Prime Minister and Finance Minister, is a demonstration that everyone is equal before the law, said Attorney General Tommy Thomas in his opening statement.

“A former Prime Minister is charged under due process in the ordinary court of the land, just like any other accused.

“Najib is not above the law and his prosecution and this trial should serve as precedents for all future holders of this august office,” said Thomas.

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