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Letter: A travesty of justice

  • The Jakarta Post

| Wed, June 20 2012 | 12:23 pm

PREMIUM By sentencing Alexander Aan to two-and-a-half years in prison for blasphemy and publicly declaring himself an atheist, as well as fining him an exorbitant Rp 100 million (US$11,100) or an additional two months in prison, the judges of the Muaro District Court in Sijunjung regency have actually put their relationship with The Creator Himself at risk.

Obviously these judges, led by presiding ...