In Oct. 2020, the Jakarta Metropolitan Police announced that it had named Benny Simon Tabalujan a suspect of fraud. Soon, Benny was dubbed as a land mafia and the Land Agency has been under scrutiny since. The case, however, did not receive much attention until Benny asked for legal assistance from one Haris Azhar, a human rights defender who often voiced his dislike of oligarchs since the Omnibus Bill was passed into Law. While all attention was on Haris, we wondered what exactly was going on that there had to be a commotion like this. As it turns out, the problem is the existence of three conflicting decisions from two different courts.
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