A top anti-graft entity has criticized a top rank Supreme Court official for arranging a huge reception at her son’s wedding where he distributed iPods to around two thousand and five hundred guests. The court secretary named Nurhadi has been subject to severe scrutiny and criticism since the wedding reception in Jakarta earlier on Sunday.
Later on Tuesday, a Indonesia Corruption Watch researcher told that even if he could afford such an extravagant wedding ceremony he should not have had such expensive gifts because it is unethical. Nurhadi arranged the wedding reception at Mulia Hotel. Among the guests, there were some cabinet ministers and all of them received an iPod as souvenir t hat is traditionally given at Indonesian wedding receptions.
The corruption watch stated that the total cost of all the iPods would be Rp 1.75 billion, i.e. US$ 154000. The wedding ceremony itself took place in Mega Mendung, Bogor earlier. Reports suggest that Nurhadi paid for the accommodation of his guests.
The researcher told that considering his position as Supreme Court secretary the souvenirs asked him a lot of questions. Now the question is where the money did came from. Since he is a civil servant, his salary is known. And as far as his salary is concerned, it is not possible to pay for this type lavish wedding ceremony.
Now, Nurhadi must make it clear where all these money came from. It is important to trace where the money came from or it came from the family of the bride.
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Previous year, only 5 same sex pairs wondered about arranging wedding ceremonies at Chicago Botanic Garden. But, recently, a day following the Illinois General Assembly allowed gay and lesbian wedding — the place got that figure of marriage requests from lesbian and gay couples.
Mary Biller told that the new law really impacting them, and things are happening very quickly. He added that they arrange around thirty wedding ceremonies each year; therefore, that would be a good chunk of business.
This place is not alone. Illinois’ marriage businesses would watch a US$ 74 million blow and an increment of US$ 29 million in tourism spending by out of town invitees in the first 3 years of legitimating, stated a research from UCLA School of Law Williams Institute.
Total local and state tax profit would go up by US$ 8.5 million that includes an estimated US$ 1million to US$ 2 million from sales taxes. The 1st year is figured to offer US$ 5.4 million of this spending; and also produce near about three hundred new jobs in Illinois.
Meyering stated that with the vote yesterday, it is really going to take off, mainly in Andersonville. There are a whole lot of couples who have come in and really enjoy this line, and he has a gay pair who bought engagement bands and is very excited regarding the news.