Suhardi Somomoeljono & Associates gave assistance for Yulianus Paonganan

Suhardi Somomoeljono & Associates gave assistance for Yulianus Paonganan (YP) as a famous Drone Company owner and Maritime Expert in Indonesia. YP alleged to upload pornographic content in his twitter account and has been detained by the Indonesian police headquarters. Suhardi Somomoeljono explained that the pornographic contents in YP’s twitter account cannot be deemed as a criminal conduct and did not fulfill the elements of Criminal Conduct under Law No.11 of 2008 on Electronic and Electronic Transaction.

Suhardi Somomoeljono said it is possible that YP is one of a political victim. A drone company in Indonesia might be able to become a political target by other competitors.  Suhardi Somomoeljono hoped that the Head of Indonesian Police able to coordinate with Indonesian President to give Suspension of Detention to YP since YP already signed a manufacturing agreement on unmanned aircraft (drone) with the Ministry of Defense. The detention of YP may harm the national security system in Indonesia.