An Expert Witness in Trouble
Nur Alam has taken an expert witness to court. The non-active Southeast Sulawesi governor is under attack for dishonoring expert witness immunity.
BASUKI Wasis never suspected that his testimony as an expert witness in a corruption case would end in a Rp3 trillion lawsuit. The Bogor Institute of Agriculture (IPB) lecturer says his total asset falls short of the demand. How would I even get that much money? said the 52-year-old, stunned.
Basuki has often been asked to testify as an expert witness in various trials, not only corruption trials. So far, he has been sued in court twice for his...