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Legal barriers to the war on corruption

  • Esther Roseline

    Graduate of Faculty of Law, Pelita Harapan University, and a practicing in-house lawyer

Jakarta | Mon, November 13, 2017 | 02:16 pm
Legal barriers to the war on corruption Against corruption: Anticorruption Civil Society Coalition members call for the arrest of House of Representatives Speaker Setya Novanto during a rally in front of the Corruption Eradication Commission headquarters in Jakarta on Sept.14. (Antara/Wahyu Putro A.)

PREMIUM People’s yearning for the demise of corruption remains insatiable, as it continues to obstruct our economic growth and breed injustice. Indonesia Corruption Watch recorded that at least 980 people were prosecuted for graft from 2016 to June 2017, but pervasive corruption remains a critical issue in the country. The Transparency International Corruption Perceptions Index 2016 ranked Indone...

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