Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor has said:
The palace plays a prime role in matters relating to justice. This was clearly reflected in Malay history where the palace was the last place the people would go to in seeking justice.
Problems of the people which could not be resolved at lower levels were resolved fairly after they were brought before the Ruler.
"Such is the close relation between the people and the palace in matters relating to justice because for centuries the Ruler has been the protector of the people and the palace is where problems of the people are solved,"
(Source:Palace plays role in matters of justice' ,5 July 2001,New Straits Times