Indonesia criminalizes adultery, but the law may take up to 3 years to take effect


The central business district skyline is seen during the dusk in Jakarta, Indonesia, Monday, April 29, 2019. Indonesia

Indonesia’s penal code had languished for decades while legislators in the world’s biggest Muslim-majority nation struggled with how to adapt its native culture and norms to the criminal code.

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