Fishermen Jubilant as Court Strikes Down Coastal Management Law

The Constitutional Court on Thursday struck down a 2007 law that it deemed unfairly prioritized the private sector over traditional fishermen in the management of coastal areas. Chief Justice Mahfud M.D. ruled that 15 of the 16 articles in the Law on Coastal Areas and Small Islands Management (HP3), which was the subject of a... Continue Reading →


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