MALAYSIAN COURT SENTENCES TWO INDONESIANS TO DEATH
November 15, 2008: a Malaysian court sentenced two Indonesians, Mohamad Idris and Jainuddin, to death for drug trafficking, Antara newswire reported.
The Kuala Lumpur based court found the two defendants guilty of distributing marijuana and were
found to be in a possession of 5.7 kilogram of marijuana when they were arrested in September 2002.
The two claimed that they were innocent and did not know the content of a package that they were then delivering to a person they identified as Tengku
Yan, but they were never able to prove the existence of Yan. (Sources: Jakarta Post, 15/11/2008)