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Public trust crumbles as chief justice hit by alleged ethics breach

  • Marguerite Afra Sapiie and Nurul Fitri Ramadhani

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Fri, December 8 2017 | 12:33 am

PREMIUM The Constitutional Court chief justice Arief Hidayat has been hit by allegations of ethics violations surrounding “political horse-trading” with lawmakers to grant him a second term on the court.

Arief secured his seat for the next five years following approval by the House of Representatives in a plenary meeting on Thursday, a day after he took part in a confirmation hearing, held by H...