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Privilege dispute causes 1MDB-linked raid on Malaysian firm

By Michael Griffiths

25 January 2019

Privilege dispute causes 1MDB-linked raid on Malaysian firm Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (Credit: Naim Fadil, via Flickr)

Rahmat Lim & Partners’ refusal to hand over privileged documents tied to its representation of Goldman Sachs sparked Malaysian police’s raid of its office on 24 January.