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Judicial defiance sows confusion and division in Indonesia

Deposed Jakarta governor Basuki “Ahok” Purnama’s decision to withdraw his appeal against his conviction and two-year jail sentence for blasphemy adds another layer of confusion to an already baffling court system whose actions critics say often defy logic. Even legal experts who think they know Indonesian law still cannot understand how the North Jakarta District […]