Alternative Title

Drug Offences Legislation is not All Fair

Publication Type

News Article

Publication Date

5-2015

Abstract

This is a comment on the western media frenzy over the executions of eight drug traffickers in Indonesia. The commentary looks at whether the anguish over the executions following a conviction and appeals to higher courts in accordance with Indonesian law, apart fromn the loss of life,was well placed.

Keywords

Drug laws, Indonesian enforcement, drug traffickers, foreign drug traffickers, capital punishment

Discipline

Asian Studies | Criminal Law

Research Areas

Law, Society and Governance

Publication

Straits Times

ISSN

1692-9344

Publisher

Singapore Press holdings

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0 License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0 License.

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