LAW

Prosecutors Hunt Handoko´s Assets

The prosecutors also search for Handoko’s assets to cover the state losses. They search the assets through the National Land Agency (BPN), and they also look into his tax.

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PT PAL Bribery Forgotten

Electronic ID card (e-KTP) project corruption has become a hot topic, and it makes people forget about the bribery in two warships procurement for the Philippines government from PT PAL Indonesia.

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Prosecutors Having Difficulty Enforcing New Human Trafficking Law

The Witness and Victims Protection Agency (LPSK) has revealed that law enforcers are having difficulty proving human trafficking using the new Law No.21/2007 on Eradication of Human Trafficking. As a result, they prefer to charge the perpetrators with Article 296 of the Criminal Code (KUHP), which comes with lighter charges.

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Sexually Harassed Teacher Faces Charges

The Law on Electronic Information and Transactions (UU ITE) is claiming another victim. Housewife Baiq Nuril Maknun from Matara, Nusa Tenggara Barat, has been accused of spreading a recording that contained sexual statements from her supervisor.

 

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Judge´s Ruling to Detain Ahok Raises Criticism

The judge’s decision to detain Ahok immediately gets criticized by some parties. Besides not considering Ahok’s position that still serves his duty as the Governor of Jakarta, the order to detain Ahok doesn’t comply with the requirements.

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