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When Supreme Court is ignored, citizens lose access to justice

  • Ina Parlina

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Thu, September 8 2011 | 08:00 am

PREMIUM The judiciary is not only perceived to be mired by graft allegations and a shortage of human resources, it is also seen as powerless, as Supreme Court rulings are being ignored by the very officials meant to enforce them.

As the highest judicial institution, the Supreme Court’s decisions are meant to be final and binding, but some lawyers say that sometimes they are regarded as anything ...