Wednesday, 17 Rabiul Akhir 1442 / 02 December 2020

Wednesday, 17 Rabiul Akhir 1442 / 02 December 2020

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Mahfud MD reveals forms of electoral fraud

Thursday, 14 Feb 2019 19:12 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Former Chief Justice of Constitutional Court (MK) Mahfud MD said election manipulation also occurred nowadays. However, the form of electoral fraud is different from the New...

Minister proposes minimum age of marriage at 20 years

Thursday, 20 Dec 2018 18:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Minister of Women's Empowerment and Child Protection (PPPA) Yohana Yembise has proposed a minimum age of marriage, namely 20 years for women and 22 years for...

Legal experts request review of presidential threshold

Thursday, 20 Sep 2018 20:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Several legal experts have urged the Constitutional Court (MK) to review the 20 percent presidential threshold (PT) on the nomination of candidates as is currently in...

MUI lauds Constitutional Court decision on Ahamadiyah

Tuesday, 24 Jul 2018 17:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Ulema Council (MUI) lauded the Constitutional Court (MK) for rejecting all requests from Ahmadiyah on blasphemy article. According to MUI, MK has made the right...

Constitutional Court reviews International Agreement Law

Monday, 16 Apr 2018 22:12 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Constitutional Court here on Monday continued the hearing to review Law No. 24 of 2000 on International Agreement Law that had been sued by a...

Anwar Usman new chairman of Constitutional Court

Monday, 02 Apr 2018 17:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Constitutional Court (MK) Judge Anwar Usman was elected new Chairman of the Court for the 2018-2020 period. He replaced Arief Hidayat.Anwar Usman defeated Suharyoto in a...

KPK disappointed with MK's decision

Friday, 09 Feb 2018 11:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) is disappointed with the Constitutional Court (MK)'s decision rejecting a request for a judicial review of the legislative institution law regarding...

MK decides non-mainstream beliefs listed on ID card

Wednesday, 08 Nov 2017 14:06 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Constitutional Court (MK) has decided to grant petition of judicial review of words 'religion' in Law No. 23/2006 on population administration. Article Number 61 paragraph (1) and...

Experts call for judicial review of bankruptcy law

Tuesday, 07 Nov 2017 17:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Experts sought a judicial review of Indonesian Law No. 37 of 2004 on Bankruptcy and Suspension of Debt Payment Obligation in a bid to ensure certainty in...

President respects Constitutional Court's verdict

Saturday, 08 Apr 2017 23:13 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEMARANG -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) stated on Saturday that he respected the Constitutional Court's verdict cancelling the home affairs ministry's authority to annul problematic bylaws. "We actually want...

Constitutional Court submits three names of judge candidate to replace Patrialis Akbar

Monday, 03 Apr 2017 19:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – Selection Commision of Constitutional Court Judges candidates has submitted three names of judges to President Joko Widodo (Jokowi). They have met the requirement to replace the...

Constitutional Court to decide verdict of regional elections cases

Saturday, 01 Apr 2017 00:42 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – Start from Monday (April 3), Constitutional Court (MK) would announce its decision on the lawsuits of the disputed result of simultaneous regional election 2017. There were...

MK receives six lawsuits againts provincial election results

Wednesday, 06 Jan 2016 12:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Constitutional Court (MK) has received six lawsuits challenging the results of the gubernatorial elections held in December 2015.The lawsuits were filed by pairs of gubernatorial...

13 countries participate in Indonesian constitutional court course

Wednesday, 02 Dec 2015 22:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Thirteen countries are participating in a course on the implementation of the authority of the Constitutional Court being held in Jakarta on December 1-4, 2015."There are...

MK objects 45 days of Pilkada dispute settlement period

Wednesday, 08 Jul 2015 05:18 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Constitutional Court (MK) objected the period matter of the dispute settlement of simultaneous local election (Pilkada) results. In the Constitutional Court Law number 24 of...

Regional elections act challenged in Constitutional Court

Friday, 26 Sep 2014 23:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTa -- The Regional Elections Act that was recently approved by the House of Representatives (DPR) was immediately challenged in the Constitutional Court."I will apply for a judicial...

Prabowo's lawyers accuses Constitutional Court inconsistent

Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 22:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Lawyers of the Prabowo-Hatta duo viewed the Constitutional Court (MK) as inconsistent in ruling that opening ballot boxes by the General Election Commission (KPK) was legal,...

Avoiding excessive spending, it’s a one round presidential election

Friday, 04 Jul 2014 08:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Constitutional Court (MK) granted the request of Constitutional Lawyers Forum about a judicial review on Article 159 Paragraph 1 of Law No. 42/2008 on Presidential...

President installs two new judges of Constitutional Court

Friday, 21 Mar 2014 20:13 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono inaugurated two new judges of Constitutional Court (MK) on Friday. The judges are Wahiduddin Adam and Aswanto, to fill positions after Akil...

Court rules in favor of simultaneous election request

Friday, 24 Jan 2014 00:51 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By: Andi AbdussalamThe Constitutional Court (MK) finally decided on Thursday to rule in favor of a judicial review request filed by the Civil Society Coalition for Election which...

MK approves simultaneous elections in 2019

Thursday, 23 Jan 2014 17:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Constitutional Court (MK) has approved the examination of Law No. 42 of 2008 on the Election of President, Vice-President and legislative election as filed by...

Two more Constitutional Court's judges examined in bribery allegation

Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 18:49 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) examined two judges of Constitutional Court, Anwar Usman and Maria Farida Indrati, as witnesses in bribery allegation related to disputed elections in...

Akil Mochtar elected as chief justice of Constitutional Court

Wednesday, 03 Apr 2013 19:41 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Constitutional Judge Akil Mochtar was elected as Chief Justice of Constitutional Court on Wednesday after winning seven of the nine votes in the final round of...

Arif Hidayat sworn in as chief justice of Constitutional Court

Monday, 01 Apr 2013 23:39 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Indonesian President Susilo Bambang YUdhoyono (SBY) officially inaugurated Arif Hidayat as justice of Constitutional Court. Hidayat was sworn in on Monday at 14:00 before the president. SBY...

New chief justice of constitutional court elected soon

Monday, 01 Apr 2013 00:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - New chief justice of Constitutional Court will be elected in soon. The predecessor, Mahfud MD, officially retired from his office as his term of office ended...

House picks Arief Hidayat as next chief of constitutional court

Monday, 04 Mar 2013 23:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - JAKARTA - Commission III of House of Representative finally picked Arief Hidayat as chief of Constitutional Court, replacing Mahfud MD whose office term end on April...

Mahfud MD: No plan in politic… yet

Wednesday, 05 Dec 2012 22:31 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – Prior to his office term that ends in 2013, the Head of Contitutional Court Mahfud MD, has not considered his next step in political career. He never...

SBY keeps all the vice ministers

Sunday, 10 Jun 2012 00:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - As a respond to the verdict of Constitutional Court on June 5, 2012, over the position of vice minister, President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (SBY) decides to keep...

Discourses on vice minister is political dynamic

Thursday, 07 Jun 2012 18:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – A presidential spokesman, Julian Aldrin Pasha, said the Constitutional Court (MK) verdict on vice ministers was a part of Indonesian political dynamic. “It is merely our political...

Ouch… Indonesian Vice Ministers to be non-active soon!

Wednesday, 06 Jun 2012 22:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – About 20 vice ministers in Second United Indonesia Cabinet will soon be non-active following the verdict of Constitutional Court (MK) on the position of the vice ministers....