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Teen arrest highlights Indonesian extreme drug stance

Migali, M., Fealy, G. and Briskey, M.ORCID: 0000-0002-3415-517X (2016) Teen arrest highlights Indonesian extreme drug stance. [Radio Broadcast] [Creative Output]

Synopsis

The arrest of a Perth teenager in Bali for suspected possession of cocaine meant a panicked night for his family, given that under Indonesian law he could face penalties from years of imprisonment to the firing squad. It now appears the powder was only paracetemol, but the incident has again raised the question of whether Indonesia’s draconian laws are as much about politics as they are about a genuine problem.

Item Type: Creative Output
Contributors:
ContributionName
ProducerMigali, M.
ExpertFealy, G.
ExpertBriskey, M.
Company Credits: The Wire: Community & Indigenous Radio Independent Current Affairs
Publisher: 2SER/Radio Adelaide/4EB Brisbane
Publisher's Website: https://www.thewire.org.au/story/teen-arrest-highl...
Other Information: Broadcast on 23 November 2016
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/61947
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