November 19, 2017, the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) took then House Speaker and Golkar chairman Setya Novanto, one of the strongest men in Indonesian politics, from Cipto Mangunkusumo Hospital to its detention center. Novanto, as you know, has been sentenced 15 years prison for his role in the infamous electronic ID (e-KTP) scandal. This was followed with the arrest of his lawyer Fredrich Yunadi weeks later for obstruction of justice. Yunadi has also been sentenced seven years prison.
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