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KPK investigation exposes corruption in Supreme Court

  • Moch. Fiqih Prawira Adjie

    Jakarta

Jakarta   /   Thu, June 25 2020   /  01:00 am

The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) is tracking the wealth and assets of former Supreme Court secretary Nurhadi Abdurrahman as part of its pursuit to untangle rampant graft at the country’s top court. Nurhadi and his son-in-law, Rezky Herbiyono, were named suspects for allegedly accepting nine checks and Rp 46 billion (US$3.2 million) in cash as bribes in connection with three Supreme Court cases between 2011 and 2016. KPK commissioner Nawawi Pomolanggo told the Koran Tempo daily that the antigraft agency would continue to investigate Nurhadi's wealth and assets, as well as possible laundering efforts.  “We will continue to [track his wealth] during the investigation,” Nawawi said on Monday. In 2016, the KPK found Rp 1.7 billion while searching his home. The money is believed to be related to the ...