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Tangerang Court Sentences Rapper Iwa K to Six Month Imprisonment for Drug Use

Tangerang Court Sentences Rapper Iwa K to Six Month Imprisonment for Drug Use (reportasenews)

TANGERANG, NETRALNEWS.COM - Wednesday (9/27/2017) has become the day of reckoning for rapper Iwa K in his drug use case. With a strong face, Iwa went to court in the Tangerang District Court calmly.

The judges has sentenced the Indonesian rapper to six month of imprisonment. Iwa K will undergo his imprisonment sentencing at the Cibubur Drug Addiction Hospital in East Jakarta.

"The Assembly agrees with the prosecutor that the defendant is guilty of imposing a criminal by imprisonment of 6 months with the provision in place at RSKO, which is reduced by the rehabilitation period," said Judge, Sun Basana Hutagalung, in the Tangerang Court courtroom in Tangerang, onWednesday (9/27/2017).

After the verdict was read out, Iwa K was given a chance to appeal. He then gave the opportunity to his legal counsel to respond to the judge's verdict.

"We accepted the decision, with the hope and effort that Iwa recover," said Iwa's attorney, Chris Sam Siwu, in the courtroom.