The Administrative Court in Jakarta has thrown out a legal challenge to President Joko Widodo's rejection of the clemency plea of Bali nine ringleader Myuran Sukumaran.
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Australians from all walks of life have pledged their support for two condemned drug smugglers, pleading with Indonesia to take note of their extraordinary rehabilitation and spare them from execution.
Tom Allard The men's lawyers must overturn a ruling that presidential decrees are untouchable.
Tom Allard Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran were "very likely" to be moved to Indonesia's execution island this week and, once there, would be executed quickly, Indonesian authorities said.
Nick O'Malley With his attack on the President last week, Rudy Giuliani has cozied up to the uglier elements of America’s right wing.
Jewel Topsfield Angry Indonesians have compared Tony Abbott to Shylock, the moneylender in The Merchant of Venice who demanded a pound of flesh when his rival defaulted on a loan.
Daniel Flitton Australia has been joined by France and Nigeria in calling for clemency for citizens on death row.
Tom Allard Prime Minister Tony Abbott is facing an Indonesian social media backlash over his linking of $1 billion in tsunami aid to the mercy campaign for Bali Nine death-row inmates Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran.