Briton Woman Loses Death Sentence Appeal on Bali

DENPASAR A British grandmother sentenced to death for trafficking drugs into Bali faces a last-ditch appeal to Indonesia’s highest court to avoid the firing squad, after her first bid to lift the sentence was rejected. Lindsay Sandiford was sentenced to death in January after cocaine with an estimated street value of $2.4 million was found […]

Lindsay Sandiford Lodges an Appeal

DENPASAR Denpasar District Court stated that the British woman, who was sentenced death because of her attempt to smuggle US$ 2,5 millions cocaine to Bali, will lodge an appeal. Lindsay June Sandiford was sentenced guilty last week, and she had ruined the image of Bali as tourist destination as well as weakened the government drugs […]

British Grandma Gets Death for Drugs

DENPASAR Lindsay June Sandiford, a British citizen, will be sentenced to death for attempting to smuggle 4.7 kilograms of cocaine into Bali. “The defendant is guilty of attempting to smuggle cocaine into Bali,” said Judge Amser Simanjuntak, during a court session. The penalty is heavier than the prosecutor’s demand for 15 years in jail and […]

Death Penalty for Lindsay Sandiford, Is It Fair?

Many people questioned on death penalty for Lindsay Sandiford because she was found smuggling 4,7 kilograms cocaine to Bali as a fair verdict. The verdict was very surprising because the judges panel decision was tighter than the claim of the prosecutor attorney which is only fifteen years in prison. For Ezra Karo Karo as the […]

Lindsay Sandiford Pleads Sentence Leniency

DENPASAR British woman, Lindsay June Sandiford, pleads for a more lenient punishment to the judges’ panel of Denpasar District Court. Request from the smuggling suspect of 4,7 kilogram cocaine was appealed through Ezra Karo Karo as her lawyer in a trial with agenda of defense plea reading. Lindsay ask the judges’ panel to consider some […]

Lindsay Sandiford ‘Should Get 15 Years’

DENPASAR A British woman on trial for drug trafficking in Indonesia should be imprisoned for 15 years, prosecutors have told a Bali court. The maximum penalty is death, but prosecutors requested the lesser sentence for Lindsay Sandiford, 56, after taking into account her age and her co-operation during investigations. Her lawyers have asked for time […]