Novanto Files Pre-Trial Lawsuit Against KPK

Damar Iradat    •    05 September 2017 18:55 WIB
corruption
Novanto Files Pre-Trial Lawsuit Against KPK
The House of Reprsentatives Speaker Setya Novanto (Photo:MI/M Irfan)

Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: The electronic ID card (e-KTP) grafft suspect Setya Novanto has filed a pre-trial lawsuit against the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK).

"He has filed a pre-trial lawsuit at the South Jakarta Court," the South Jakarta Court spokesperson I Made Sutrisna told Metrotvnews.com on Tuesday, September 5, 2017.

Novanto was named the fourth suspect in the e-KTP case last July. The House of Representatives speaker was accused of abuse of power.

Novanto denied any involvement in the high-profile case not long after. The Golkar Party chairman questioned the suspect status.

The graft case occurred in 2011-2012. The corruption case made the government lost Rp2.3 trillion.


(WAH)