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8 Jun 2016, 12:23 am
"Another round of executions will take place after the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan in June, according to the Attorney-General's office.The announcement followed weeks of febrile speculation that the end was imminent for up to 15 drug offenders on death row, as firing squads prepared on Indonesia's death island, Nusakambangan.Last year, President Joko Widodo moved swiftly to execute 14 drug offenders – including Australians Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan… [read post]
29 Apr 2015, 12:27 am
Source: CNN (29 April 2015)http://edition.cnn.com/2015/04/28/asia/indonesia-firing-squad-executions/Australia has recalled its ambassador to Indonesia for consultations after two Australians were among eight drug smugglers executed by firing squad early Wednesday.Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott called the executions "cruel and unnecessary" because both men, Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, had been "fully rehabilitated" during a decade in prison.Abbott… [read post]
23 May 2015, 9:51 am
Source: Human Rights Watch (20 May 2015)http://www.hrw.org/news/2015/05/20/australia-adopt-new-strategy-end-death-penalty-abroadFollowing the executions of Australians Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran in Indonesia, the Australian government should redouble efforts to end the death penalty around the world, and overhaul the way it campaigns for global abolition, Human Rights Watch said today. [read post]
5 Jun 2017, 3:15 pm
Six have been executed, including Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran who faced a firing squad in Indonesia in 2015. [read post]
9 Mar 2012, 7:24 am by Vivien Chan
Introduction by Andrew Berger: I am pleased to post another article by Vivien Chan focusing on IP in China. [read post]
19 Nov 2015, 11:37 pm
We will have further discussions if something comes up,” he said.Foreign countries and human rights groups have slammed Indonesia for implementing the death sentence against convicts, as stipulated in the Criminal Code (KUHP).President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo’s administration executed two groups of death row convicts, totaling 14 people, in January and April.Two of the convicts were Australian drug smugglers Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, who were executed… [read post]
27 Nov 2010, 3:30 am
Australian man faces death penaltyNovember 26, 2010From: TheAge.com.auAUSTRALIAN man Michael Sacatides faces the death penalty in Indonesia after being formally charged with drug importation offences yesterday.Sacatides, 43, was caught with 1.7 kilograms of methamphetamine in his luggage at Bali's airport last month.He maintains his innocence.Bali police handed a dossier of evidence to prosecutors yesterday, who charged Sacatides with importing drugs, an offence that carries a maximum penalty of… [read post]
3 Jun 2010, 3:32 pm by admin
Andrew Chan has written a short article for the Boston Globe in which he lists 13 significant life events that should have you reaching for the phone to call your attorney. [read post]
2 May 2007, 3:56 am
"There is no social science evidence that shows any deterrent effects of capital punishment on drug trafficking or on any other drug crime," he said.International legal expert Andrew Byrnes, from the University of New South Wales, told the court that imposing the death penalty for drug offences would violate international law. [read post]
4 May 2016, 9:25 pm
Two Australian men, the Bali Nine pair Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, were executed, prompting the temporary withdrawal from Jakarta of Canberra’s ambassador.Authorities have not given a breakdown of the numbers of people sentenced to death, but according to Amnesty International, there were at least 165 people on death row at the end of 2015, and more than 40% of those were sentenced for drug-related crimes.Many of them are foreigners, and citizens of France, Britain and… [read post]
25 Jul 2016, 9:07 pm
Source: The Guardian (25 July 2016)https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/jul/25/indonesia-executions--convict-merry-utami-sent-nusa-kambanganThe next round of executions in Indonesia appear imminent following the transfer of an Indonesian woman on death row, Merri Utami, to the execution island of Nusa Kambangan.Ordinarily female prisoners are not held at Nusa Kambangan, the prison site in central Java where Australian nationals Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran were executed… [read post]
8 Jun 2016, 12:59 am
" United Nations experts have stated that drug offences do not meet that criteria.Last year, many Australians were appalled when two Australian men, Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, were among 14 prisoners executed by firing squad in Indonesia. [read post]
24 Sep 2010, 2:59 am
Wen S Chan, Ohio State University and others, from their published paper on "Consumer Acceptance for Genetically Modified Vegetable Oil and Salmon":  "Norwegian consumers perceived GM foods as being more risky to human health than American consumers.   [read post]
31 Aug 2010, 4:45 pm by Colin O'Keefe
- Milwaukee attorney Anthony Chan of Quarles & Brady on the firm's blog, e-Discovery Bytes Only Five Days To Report Data Breach For Insurers And Agents In Connecticut - Glastonbury lawyer Kane Bennett of Raymond & Bennett LLC on his Connecticut Business Litigation Blog There Is a Statute of Limitations For Challenging Permits In Massachusetts (Or, We're Crazy Here, But Not That Crazy) - Boston attorney Seth Jaffe of Foley Hoag on the firm's blog, Law & The Environment Young… [read post]
21 Nov 2010, 4:11 am
Two Bali Nine convicts lodge death sentence appealsDesy Nurhayati, The Jakarta Post, DenpasarSat, 08/14/2010 9:46 AMTwo Australian drug convicts on death row have formally launched final appeals on Friday, seeking to have their sentences commuted to 20 years in prison.Attorneys for Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, members of the so-called "Bali Nine" syndicate of heroin smugglers, lodged the appeal to the Supreme Court via the Denpasar District Court.Attorneys Todung Mulya Lubis… [read post]
14 Oct 2011, 4:30 am by Vivien Chan
Introduction by Andrew Berger: I am pleased to share this guest blog post by Vivien Chan. [read post]
23 Jun 2015, 12:30 am
"Organised crime moves drugs by the tonne," said Julian McMahon, an Australian lawyer who has worked on death row cases in the region for more than a decade - most recently for Australians Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, who wereamong those executed in Indonesia in April. [read post]