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Berkaca dari Eksekusi Mati Brandon Bernard, Indonesia Bisa Lebih Baik dari Amerika Serikat

Brandon Bernard telah dieksekusi di Amerika Serikat (AS), dia dihukum karena kasus pembunuhan pada 1999 saat masih remaja berusia 18 tahun, dan menjadi terpidan mati termuda yang dieksekusi pemerintah federal dalam hampir 70 tahun. Bernard sendiri menghabiskan waktu di dalam

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Indonesia Death Penalty Report 2020: Taking Lives During Pandemic

In the period March 2020 to October 2020, during the pandemic, there were at least 87 death penalty cases with 106 defendants, this is an increase compared to the same period from March 2019 to October 2019, with 48 death

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Death Row Phenomenon in Indonesia

To push the belief of “death penalty is torture” be adopted as an international norm so that it should be abolished, UN Special Rapporteur on Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman and Degrading Treatment or Punishment (2010 – 2016), Juan Mendez,

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Fenomena Deret Tunggu Terpidana Mati di Indonesia

Pidana mati adalah penghukuman yang kejam, tidak manusiawi dan merendahkan martabat sehingga penghapusan pidana mati digaungkan secara global menuju pembaharuan hukum pidana yang menghormati hak atas hidup. Upaya penghapusan pidana mati di Indonesia mendapat momentum segar lewat hadirnya upaya komutasi

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A Game of Fate: Report on Indonesia Death Penalty Policy in 2019

The pathway to the abolition of the death penalty found a way in the 2015 Draft Bill, which stipulates that death penalty as a punishment in a special manner shall be applied alternatively in court sentencing. The 2015 Draft Bill

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Following Siti Aisyah’s Release, Indonesian Government Should Avoid Double Standard on Fair Trial and Death Penalty

ICJR appreciates the efforts of the Indonesian Government to ensure the fulfilment of fair trial rights on Siti Aisyah’s case during the trial abroad so that she can totally avoid capital punishment. With regards to this issue, ICJR encourages the

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2018 Indonesian Death Penalty Report: “Perpetuating Lies”

The fight to abolish death penalty in Indonesia is still a long way to go and it continues from now on. Many commitments that have been announced by Indonesia in many international forums, did not make Indonesia immediately abolish death

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ICJR Menyambut Baik Langkah Malaysia untuk Menghapuskan Ancaman Hukuman Mati terhadap 33 Jenis Tindak Pidana

Pemerintah Malaysia akhirnya mengambil langkah konkret untuk menghapus hukuman mati secara hukum terhadap 33 jenis tindak pidana yang tersebar dalam 8 Undang-Undang. ICJR mendorong Pemerintah Indonesia untuk mulai memikirkan langkah progresif seperti yang diambil Malaysia. Setelah mengumumkan secara jelas posisi

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Death Penalty Policy in Indonesia

As a part of many types of punishment, death penalty in Indonesia was not introduced by the colonial government—the Netherland Indies government. Prior to the European colonialism, Kings and Sultans in Nusantara region have implemented death penalty to their slaves/subordinates.

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ICJR calls for Government Assurance on “Indonesian Way” of Death Penalty

The administration of President Joko Widodo introduced the commutation mechanism for the death penalty as criminal punishment. This mechanism applies when there is no execution being done in 10 years of waiting period, the punishment would be commuted from death

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