Corrupt remissions

Kompas – September 10, 2016
Corrupt remissions

Man: The mistake was selecting them [as candidates] Mr! (Hats read: governor, regent, mayor, political dynasty, Rp)

Amid an outcry over the political parties backing corruption suspects in regional elections (several of which have won) and moves by lawmakers to amend the law to also allow convicted criminals to run, Justice Minister Yasonna Laoly has defended a plan to revise a government regulation on remissions insisting is not to facilitate graft convicts but to reduce overcrowding in prisons.