Monday, 23 September 2019 | 01:43 WIB

Otto Hasibuan Will Not Join Prabowo-Sandi Legal Team

Otto Hasibuan Will Not Join Prabowo-Sandi Legal Team (jogjainside)

JAKARTA, NETRALNEWS.COM -- Senior attorney Otto Hasibuan has confirmed that he would not be joining the legal team of presidential and vice-presidential candidate pair Prabowo Subianto-Sandiaga Uno in filing a 2019 Election lawsuit at the Constitutional Court.

"I make sure I don't participate in the dispute over the presidential election," he said on Friday (05/24/2019).

However, the general chairman of the Indonesian Advocates Association's National Leadership Council for the period 2005-2015 did not elaborate on the reason he did not join the legal team of candidate pair presidential candidate number 02.

"I did not explain the reason why I did not become Prabowo-Sandi's attorney," he explained, as reported by Antara.

Previously, Sandiaga said he and Prabowo had appointed Hashim Djojohadikusumo as the person in charge of the 2019 Election lawsuit to the Constitutional Court.

"Mr. Prabowo and I appointed the person responsible for the lawsuit to the Constitutional Court will be commanded by Pak Hashim Djojohadikusumo. Tomorrow before the deadline for submitting the lawsuit, legal experts will deliver," said Sandiaga on Jalan Kertanegara IV, Jakarta, Thursday (05/23/2019) .

On Friday (24/5), he said, after completing the legal team, members would be announced who would file a lawsuit to the Constitutional Court.

According to him, the step of filing a lawsuit to the Constitutional Court was a form of Prabowo-Sandi's steps to remain on the constitutional track.

According to him, they will also convey the role of Hasibuan in the lawsuit at the Constitutional Court.

Prabowo-Sandi BPN has prepared a legal team led by Rikrik Rizkian. The legal team consisted of Rikrik Rizkian, Bambang Widjojanto, Irman Putra Sidin, and Denny Indrayana.

Indrayana said, the lawsuit requirements and evidence to file an election lawsuit to the Constitutional Court were complete. "God willing ... God willing (the claim terms are complete)," he said, on Jalan Kertanegara IV, Jakarta, Friday (05/24/2019), Antara reported.