Rules Hate Speech President Era Like Article Contempt Order
Alfani Roosy Andinni
Tuesday, 3 November 2015
JAKARTA – Circular letter (SE) tentang hate speech (hate speech) ratified Police Chief General Badrodin Haiti assessed as defamation in the New Order era (Orba).
Political observers University of Al-Azhar Indonesia Rahmat said Bagja, New Order era law enforcement agencies to easily capture anyone deemed offensive to the president, same as insulting state.
“As the articles insulting the president canceled MK years 2012. In the Criminal Code there when insulting the president of the people in the criminal. And many victims of the new order era,,” Happy said in Parliament Complex, Senayan, Jakarta, Tuesday (3/11/2015).
He considered the circular letter issued by the Chief of Police does not have a strong legal basis. “So when it was revived through circulars, I do not think there cantolannya,” sharpness.
And he urged people to have to criticize pemeritahan now. He cited, US President Barack Obama received harsh criticism from the Republican.
“They burn Obama effigy, provided they do not burn the US flag so baseball is the common problem,” he added.
In fact, he reminded, circular issued by the Chief of Police to make democracy in Indonesia marred. “That is dangerous, if Jokowi like this, for example, by the Chief of Police, it's gone back to New Order. It could even crazier than Mega,” bright.