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Indonesia: Government should immediately establish moratorium after maladministration surrounding execution

The undersigned organizations urge the government of Indonesia to establish an official moratorium on all executions and review all death penalty cases with a view to the commutation of their sentences, as immediate first steps towards abolition of the death

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ICLaD Issue No 3/2016

In this edition we decided to publish a descriptive article, which aims to elaborate the legal framework of death penalty aspects, including the proposed provisions under Draft Bill on Criminal Code and Draft Bill on Criminal Procedural Law. This publication

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Joint Report on Issues on Death Penalty in Indonesia

This stakeholders’ report was jointly prepared by seven civil societies that are concerned with the issues relating to the death penalty in Indonesia. Notwithstanding the Government of Indonesia’s rejection of recommendations to abolish the death penalty,[1] this report conveys other

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PERPPU: Not the Best Solution for Sexual Offences Against Children Cases

Response on the Effort to Legalize Government Regulation in Lieu of Law (Peraturan Pemerintah Pengganti Undang-Undang – “PERPPU”) No. 1 of 2016 on Child Protection as a Law. On Wednesday, 12 October 2016, the House of Representatives (“House”) will continue

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Indonesia: Time to establish a moratorium on executions and review all death penalty cases as first steps towards abolition

Joint Public Statement of Amnesty International, ELSAM (Institute for Policy Research and Advocacy), HRWG (Human Rights Working Group), ICJR (Institute for Criminal Justice Reform), Imparsial, LBH Masyarakat (Community Legal Aid Institute) and PKNI (Indonesian Drug User Network) On 10 October,

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#Indonesia : Executed in the name of Law

The Institute for Criminal Justice Reform (ICJR) hereby expresses our deep disappointment and concern for the decision of President Joko Widodo and his administration to continue the execution of 14 death convicts. This effort to execute the death row, in

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Indonesia suspends executions of death row convicts

The government has suspended executions of convicts on death row amid the current economic slowdown, Coordinating Political, Legal and Security Affairs Minister Luhut Panjaitan said on Thursday. He said the government was focusing on improving economic growth, which accelerated at

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The Commemoration of World Day Against Death Penalty Must Be The Momentum for President Joko Widodo to Respect the Right to Life

Commemorating the World Day Against Death Penalty every 10 October, the National Alliance for Criminal Code Reform (Aliansi Nasional Reformasi KUHP) along with Anti Death Penalty Coalition (Koalisi Anti Hukuman Mati), urge President Joko Widodo to abolish death penalty in

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Overview on Death Penalty in Indonesia

During President Joko Widodo administration, Indonesia decided to execute the death convicts involved in narcotics crime. The first batch of the execution was organized on 18 January 2015, and the second batch was on 29 April 2015. Before executing these

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Supreme Court to Review Its Own Regulation. Civil Society has filed judicial review petition on the Supreme Court Circular Letter on the Limitation of Case Review Application Submission at the Supreme Court

The Coalition Against Death Penalty (Koalisi Anti Hukuman Mati) consisted of ICJR, Elsam, Imparsial, HRWG, LBH Masyarakat, Setara institute, and Ikohi perceived that the Supreme Court Circular Letter No. 7 of 2014 on the Limitation of Case Review Application Submission

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