On a short holiday trip one of my best friend brought up the topic on community service. Before obtaining his law degree he went to school in Singapore and one of the requirement to pass his high school was 1000 hours of community service.

He commented that the law in Indonesia still follows the old dutch system in regards to punishment. Initially there are only two kinds of punishment in Indonesia, jail time and fine with the recent addition of capital punishment which has been the topic of international debate of recent.

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