Office of the Prime Minister 80 Wellington Street Ottawa, ON K1A 0A2 August 14, 2014 The Right Honorable Prime Minister Stephen Harper, I am writing to you as a Canadian citizen currently detained in an Indonesian jail. I have been wrongfully accused, along with my colleague Ferdinant Tjiong, of crimes in which we took no [...]
Edmonton Journal Fri Aug 8 2014 Page: A7 Section: Alberta Byline: Reid Southwick Dateline: CALGARY Source: Postmedia News A former Calgary teacher at the centre of an alleged sex scandal in Indonesia is speaking out from his jail cell, suggesting his accusers have been coached to implicate him in a bid to secure a financial [...]
Published on Aug 1, 2014 Neil Bantleman is a 45 year old Canadian teacher who was working at the Jakarta International School in Indonesia when he was detained on allegations of sexually assaulting a child. Thursday, July 31 his family held a candle light vigil outside of Burlington City Hall, in his honour. Krista Sharpe [...]
Published on Aug 1, 2014 Hidayat, a teacher's assistant at JIS believes Neil Bantleman should not face the detention. Listen to his reasons here.