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`Gecko vs crocodile', 2009

  /   Tue, November 24 2009   /  12:56 pm

May 2
Chief of the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK), Antasari Azhar, is arrested on charges of murdering businessman Nasruddin Zulkarnaen. April 6
Former lawmaker Yusuf Emir gets 4.5 years in prison for receiving bribes from a businessman investigated by the KPK, Anggoro Widjojo, in an attempt to help him secure a telecommunications procurement project from the Forestry Ministry. The verdict also includes bribery for clearing part of a protected forest for the proposed Tanjung Api-Api port in South Sumatra. May 16
Antasari testifies to police and prosecutors that four KPK deputies and officials received bribes from Anggoro. June 19
Anggoro is declared a suspect by the KPK for bribing legislators to secure the telecommunications procurement project. June 24
SBY's *superbody'remarks: "KPK is now an extraordinary powerholde...