Saturday, June 4, 2011
More details about Indonesian judicial corruption scandal
The Jakarta Globe has more details about the corruption scandal involving Judge Syarifuddin Umar. The Bengkulu Legal Aid Office claims the judge took some Rp 5 billion ($585,000) while presiding over the graft trial of Bengkulu Governor Agusrin Najamuddin. Meanwhile, the Supreme Court announced that it would temporarily suspend Judge Syarifuddin Umar pending the investigation.