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Ratna Sarumpaet Sentenced to 2 Years Prison
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Ratna Sarumpaet -

Skalanews - The Panel of Judges of the South Jakarta District Court sentenced Ratna Sarumpaet to 2 years in prison.

Ratna was declared a judge proven to spread false news about the persecution she experienced. Even though it is known, Ratna did not experience persecution but underwent plastic surgery.

"Judging, said the defendant Ratna Sarumpaet above has been proven legally and convincingly guilty of committing a criminal act broadcasting false news intentionally publishing confusion among the people as in the first alternative indictment," said the Chief Judge, Joni when reading the verdict at PN Jaksel, Jln. Ampera Raya, South Jakarta, Thursday (11/7).

"Two, sentenced the criminal to the defendant Ratna Sarumpaet with imprisonment for 2 years," he continued.

Ratna was proven to violate the criminal article stipulated in Article 14 paragraph 1 of Act Number 1 of 1946 concerning Criminal Law Regulations.

"Three, stipulated the duration of detention that the defendant had served was deducted entirely from the sentence imposed. Four, ordered that the defendant remain in detention," he concluded.

The verdict is known to  be lighter than the demands given by the Public Prosecutor (JPU), which is 6 years in prison. (Frida Astuti/bus)

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