The Law on Information and Electronic Transactions (known as the UU ITE) has long been a scourge for many. This Law’s existence is important, but several articles are more striking than the Law’s purpose because it is often misused. This Law was first formed in 2011. It was last revised in 2016, but the revision does not provide the needed changes. The problematic articles still exist. Several attempts to question these articles to the Constitutional Court have not been successful. Recently, President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo expressed a discourse to revise this Law once again to ensure that everyone can criticize (the Government) without feeling afraid. Is this possible?
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