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Buni Yani Sentenced to 1.5 Years
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Buni Yani - [Deni Hardimansyah/Skalanews]

Skalanews - The judges of Bandung District Court sentenced 1.5 years in prison to Buni Yani.

The panel of judges chaired by the Chief Judge M Sapto said Buni Yani was proven to have violated the Electronic Information and Transaction Act (UU ITE) legally.

"Declare the defendant Buni Yani has been proven legally and convincingly conduct the crime of electronic transaction information (ITE)," Saptono said when reading the verdict in the trial held at the Library and Archive Building Bandung, Tuesday (14/11).

Buni Yani proved to change the video of former Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) who quoted Surah Al Maidah Verse 51 during a speech in Kepulauan Seribu.

"To impose a criminal therefore to the defendant with a criminal for 1 year and six months," he added.

In his verdict, the judge stated that the incriminating thing between the defendants was the act of Buni Yani resulting in religious unrest, not setting a good example as a lecturer. Buni Yani also recognized no regrets and did not plead guilty.

While things that alleviate Buni Yani have not been punished and have family dependents.

The verdict against Buni Yani is lighter than the Public Prosecution's claim of two years imprisonment plus a fine of Rp100 million in a three-month confinement subsidy. (Frida Astuti/bus)