Is Indonesia strict on drugs?

Is Indonesia strict on drugs?

Indonesia has one of the strictest anti-drug laws in the world. A person caught with drugs such as marijuana, ecstasy, cocaine or methamphetamine for personal use can be sentenced to up to four years in prison or forced rehabilitation.

How did the Bali 9 die?

The Bali Nine ringleaders, Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, were executed by firing squad in 2015. Another member of the group, Tan Duc Thanh Nguyen, died of cancer while serving a life term. The other five – Su Yi Chen, Michael Czugaj, Matthew Norman, Scott Rush and Martin Stephens – are all serving life terms.

Did all Bali 9 get executed?

She may be the only Bali Nine member ever to be released. The two ringleaders were executed in 2015, sparking a row with Australia. Lawrence’s initial life sentence was cut to 20 years on appeal, then later reduced further in small increments.

Why did Renae Lawrence get a lesser sentence?

She has been released before her full term of 20 years due to Indonesia’s leniency process, where inmates are granted the opportunity to reduce their sentences twice a year during Independence Day and a religious holiday, for good behaviour, among other unclear reasons.

How many years is a life sentence in Bali?

The sentences of Chen, Czugaj, Nguyen, Norman and Stephens stand at life imprisonment and Lawrence’s sentence remains at 20 years after appeal.

Is Renee Lawrence still in jail?

Renae Lawrence is the only member of the Bali Nine to be released from an Indonesian prison. Lawrence says those who were convicted alongside her are suffering from mental anguish. The five remaining members who are left in Indonesian prison are serving life sentences, with no release date.

When did Schapelle Corby get released?

10 February 2014

What is Schapelle Corby Instagram?

Schapellecorby (@schapelle. corby) • Instagram photos and videos.

How old is Schapelle Corby?

43 years (July 10, 1977)

Where did Matt Corby grow up?

New South Wales

How tall is Matt Corby?

1.8 m

Where is Matt Corby from?

Newcastle, Australia

What genre is Matt Corby?

Contemporary Soul

How old is Matt Corby?

30 years (November 7, 1990)

How long did Schapelle Corby stay in jail?

20 years

Where is Andrew Chan buried?

Reporter Kate Lamb says the bodies of Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran have arrived at a funeral home in West Java. They were taken by ambulance from the prison island of Nusa Kambangan, the same way the empty coffins arrived on Tuesday. The bodies of both men will be flown back to Australia to be buried.

How did Andrew Chan get caught?

Arrest. Chan was arrested on April 17, 2005 as he was seated on an Australian Airlines flight waiting to depart Ngurah Rai Airport in Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia, for Sydney. He was arrested carrying three mobile phones and a boarding pass; however, no drugs were found in his possession.

What happened to Renae Lawrence?

Lawrence was originally given life imprisonment, but her sentence was reduced to 20 years on appeal. She then received numerous reductions for ‘good behaviour’ before being released in November 2018 and flying back to Australia. She said staying locked up was ‘like a death sentence’ for the remaining five.

Is Andrew Chan dead?

Deceased (1984–2015)

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