Stories About ‘Law’

The following stories talk about the subject ‘Law’.

Military Involvement in Christian Militia

Thursday, February 2nd, 2006, by . 5 Comments

Evidence that military figures were involved in the formation of Christian militias in Poso.

Creeping Sharia Draws Protests

Wednesday, February 1st, 2006, by . 4 Comments

Creeping sharia in Indonesian draws protests.

Impending Executions of Christian Men

Thursday, January 26th, 2006, by . No Comments

The impending executions of three Christian men.

Enceng Kurnia, Ahmad Rofiq Ridho, Purnama Putra

Monday, January 9th, 2006, by . 2 Comments

The trials and appeals of Enceng Kurnia, Ahmad Rofiq Ridho, and Purnama Putra.

Lia Eden

Saturday, December 31st, 2005, by . 26 Comments

The case of Lia Eden, a cult leader on trial for insulting Islam. If it weren’t serious it would be funny.

Muslim Radicalism in 2005

Thursday, December 29th, 2005, by . 3 Comments

The Indonesian state and political system is a peculiar compromise between secularism and Islamism. The two are often in conflict, naturally, and it is often not clear which one has the upper hand at any particular time. While attempts by Islamist political parties to enforce sharia law consistently fail to win support at the national level, other, more localised forms of Islamism, or creeping Islamicisation as we like to call it, have gained ground in 2005.

Disrespect For Law

Friday, December 23rd, 2005, by . No Comments

On the disrespecting of law in Indonesia.

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