Stories About ‘Law’

The following stories talk about the subject ‘Law’.

The Jakarta Charter

Monday, July 24th, 2006, by . 2 Comments

Politically minded Muslims are urged not to keep regretting the fact that the state does not have an explicitly Islamic basis.

Eggy Sudjana

Sunday, July 23rd, 2006, by . 16 Comments

Eggy Sudjana goes on trial for insulting president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono.

Teguh Santosa

Friday, July 21st, 2006, by . 1 Comment

The editor of the Rakyat Merdeka Online faces criminal prosecution over his website’s publishing of the prophet Muhammad cartoons earlier this year.

MUI On Problematic Local Laws

Tuesday, July 11th, 2006, by . No Comments

The Majelis Ulama Indonesia (MUI) says there are no regional regulations that apply Islamic law.

General Suharto

Wednesday, July 5th, 2006, by . No Comments

Some interesting works on Mohamed Suharto, or Soeharto, former president of Indonesia including some works of biography.

Andara Early

Tuesday, July 4th, 2006, by . 3 Comments

One of the “Playboy Three”, Andara Early, was questioned again by police and will likely be charged with indecent behaviour.

Reactions to Anti-Sharia Push

Friday, June 16th, 2006, by . 5 Comments

The attempts by legislators to have Islamic type laws repealed have met with a lukewarm response from the government.

Lilies Lindawati

Friday, June 16th, 2006, by . 3 Comments

Update for the story of Lilies Lindawati, the pregnant mother of two convicted of soliciting in Tangerang.

MP’s Denounce Sharia Laws

Wednesday, June 14th, 2006, by . 2 Comments

Pressure on the existence of sharia type laws in the provinces grows as fifty-six members of parliament in Jakarta demand their annulment.

Press Freedom & Playboy

Saturday, June 10th, 2006, by . 3 Comments

There is debate over whether Indonesian Playboy magazine can be considered part of the press or as something else.

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