9:16 pm March 2, 2015 | 3 Comments
The National Democratic (NasDem) Party on Monday retracted its support for a legislative inquiry that could lead to impeachment proceedings against Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama,
9:05 pm March 2, 2015 | 1 Comment
Indonesia's antigraft commission on Monday handed over its investigation into would-be police chief Budi Gunawan to the Attorney General's Office, an institution with far less success in prosecuting graft cases.
11:20 pm February 27, 2015 | 32 Comments
Indonesia's antigraft commission has vowed to follow up on a report by Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama alleging budget irregularities by the City Council.
9:11 pm February 27, 2015 | 23 Comments
National Police Deputy Chief Comr. Gen. Badrodin Haiti gave suspended antigraft fighter Bambang Widjojanto an ultimatum on Friday, saying police would likely arrest him if he misses another interrogation session with investigators.
10:10 pm February 26, 2015 | 27 Comments
The Jakarta City Council on Thursday unanimously decided to launch an inquiry against the capital’s governor, Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, for submitting a budget proposal the council had yet to revise.
9:47 pm February 26, 2015 | 7 Comments
The Supreme Court must order all judges not to accept pretrial motions challenging a person’s suspect status, a legal expert has said
5:33 pm February 26, 2015 | 9 Comments
The Corruption Eradication Commission, or KPK, has said the success of Comr. Gen. Budi Gunawan's pretrial motion against the agency was not precedent setting, and further legal challenges will not stop it from doing its job.
1:55 pm February 26, 2015 | 13 Comments
Former state legislator Sutan Bhatoegana is the latest corruption suspect to announce he plans to file a pretrial motion against Indonesia's anti-graft agency.
12:19 am February 26, 2015 | 17 Comments
Indonesia’s police force claimed on Wednesday that it had already investigated irregularities in officers’ arrest of an antigraft deputy last month, saying they were a step ahead of a parallel probe by the Indonesian Ombudsman.
9:29 pm February 25, 2015 | 4 Comments
The Corruption Eradication Commission, or KPK, must anticipate a barrage of pretrial motions filed to challenge its campaign against graft, its acting chief said on Wednesday.
3:04 pm February 25, 2015 | 3 Comments
The National Police's detective unit announced on Wednesday that they would widen their investigation into a perjury case that has ensnared former anti-graft agency commissioner Bambang Widjojanto.
11:33 pm February 24, 2015 | 6 Comments
The House of Representatives will likely endorse President Joko Widodo’s latest pick for National Police chief and calls for impeachment against the president might be no more than a strategy for political horse-trading, experts say.
4:33 pm February 24, 2015 | 1 Comment
Temporarily suspended Corruption Eradication Commission, or KPK, leaders answered police summons on Tuesday. KPK chief Abraham Samad and deputy Bambang Widjojanto were questioned over their alleged involvement in, respectively, counterfeiting state documents and perjury.
12:45 am February 24, 2015 | 25 Comments
Former minister Suryadharma Ali has filed a pretrial motion against the national antigraft agency on Monday for naming him a graft suspect last year, proving predictions that Comr. Gen. Budi Gunawan’s recent success in a similar move would inspire other graft suspects to follow suit — further undermining Indonesia’s battle against corruption.