It’s against the law

In a previous post I referred to a notorious murder trial underway in Bali. I won’t go into the sordid details but you can read about it here and here and many other sites as well. The sentences were handed down yesterday: six years for the main perpetrator and four for the woman defendant. The lives of three families have been […]

The ‘country’ of Bali

Yesterday the British defendant in a notorious murder trial apologised to the ‘country’ of Bali during his sentencing hearing. He’s not likely to impress the judges, who are bound by the laws of their country, Indonesia. Bali is one of 34 provinces in Indonesia, the fourth most populous country in the world. It’s a common misconception that […]