The Constitutional Court's decision was accepted by all parties.
The public appreciates the government’s performance in politics and security. Enhanced guarantee of civil freedoms will increase confidence in the government.
The mass media has been bombarded with comical messages from student protesters across the country. Humorous posters that prompted smiles or laughter colored the wave of heated opposition against a number of revised laws
The student protests that were held in various cities over several controversial draft bills were caused by communication problems.
The government and the House of Representatives (DPR) have decided to postpone the endorsement of several bills to allow time for reviewing problematic articles and communicating them to the public.
Simultaneous student demonstrations were held on Monday (23/9/2019) in a number of regions, including Jakarta, Yogyakarta, Bandung, Malang, Purwokerto, Makassar and Medan.
With regard to the protection of women (victims), the Criminal Code no longer meets the demands of the times. The Criminal Code of the colonial legacy is oriented toward punishment of perpetrators.
The amended articles in the Criminal Code Bill, which the House of Representatives (DPR) expects to approve during a plenary meeting on 24 Sept. 2019 could threaten civil liberties.
Lawmakers at the House of Representatives insist on passing the draft Criminal Code Bill RKUHP during the final days of their 2014-2019 term Many deem that the draft bill is even worse than the current Criminal Code KUHP The criticism must…