The Experts Come Down on Denny Indrayani

By N. Mark Castro

In the continuing saga that’s proving to be better than the local sinetron, other legal and academic luminaries weigh in their opinion on Denny Indrayana’s controversial remark.

According to the Jakarta Globe, quoting Andi Syafrani, a law lecturer at Syarif Hidayatullah State Islamic University:

“His words on Twitter were too vulgar, tendentious and improper,” Andi said. He added that by generalizing the issue of defending corruption suspects, Denny was recklessly advancing the impression that any lawyer defending a corruption suspect was opportunistic, money hungry and unethical.

And Yusril Ihza Mahendra, a former justice and human rights minister, said the Twitter post was “enough for Kaligis to have reported Denny to police.”  Yusril is a highly reputed lawyer and an expert in state administration law who last year won a legal battle against the Attorney General’s Office that led to the attorney general’s dismissal.

But nothing takes the cake as what legal expert Otto Kaligis

Indonesia, until when will you let non-elective officials dictate what you should and should not do?

About Asmartrock

N. Mark Castro is the chief political communications strategist for PT AsiaLeads, a political and communications policy-making body based in Jakarta, Indonesia. He is also the Executive Director at the Southeast Asia Consulting Group, an investment advisory company assisting clients roll out their presence for the ASEAN Economic Integration in partnership with government. The views posted here are his own and do not in any way reflect the views of the companies he represents.

Posted on August 27, 2012, in Gallery, General, Politics and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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