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ITE bill needs transparency

  • The Jakarta Post

| Tue, September 27 2016 | 08:40 am

PREMIUM Back in 2008, we expected better protection against cybercrime when the Electronic Information and Transactions (ITE) Law was passed. The ITE Law is back at the House of Representatives for amendment, as it has become “draconian” to many. It turns out that anyone can fall victim to its provisions on defamation, which currently carry a harsher maximum penalty than the Criminal Code does. A priv...