The Jakarta Post
April 4, Online
The four men accused of murdering a Bina Nusantara University student should only be sentenced to 15 years’ imprisonment because their crime was not premeditated, according to their lawyer.
Completing his defense statement, attorney Restu Sri Utomo told the West Jakarta District Court on Tuesday to consider the fact that his clients did not take with them any “special tools” to kill 20-year-old Livia Pavita Soelistiyo in August.
To Livia’s family, please accept my deepest sympathy and condolences for the death of Livia. Let us take this situation to contemplate how the Lord Jesus went through similar unfair treatment in the name of justice, suffered severe torture beyond imagination and ended up dying a slow, painful and humiliating death on the cross.
Livia has completed her ordeal and deserves everlasting happi...