Richard Malanjum

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Richard Malanjum (born 13 October 1952[1]) is the fourth current Chief Judge of the High Court in Sabah and Sarawak in Malaysia. Before joining the judicial service, he was a practising lawyer and was the President of the Sabah Law Association, the bar association for the state of Sabah.[2] Malanjum joined the judicial service in 1992 as a Judicial Commissioner. He eventually became a High Court Judge and was later appointed as Court of Appeal Judge and subsequently, Federal Court Judge. He became the Chief Judge of Sabah and Sarawak on 26 July 2006.[1] The Chief Judge of Sabah and Sarawak is the fourth highest judicial officer in Malaysia.[3]

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  1. ^ a b Chief Judge of the High Court in Sabah and Sarawak, Judiciary of Malaysia, retrieved 3 November 2010 
  2. ^ Malanjum the First Kadazandusun to be Chief Judge, Bernama, 26 July 2006, retrieved 3 November 2010 
  3. ^ Operation of the court, Judiciary of Malaysia, retrieved 3 November 2010