The Position Medical Forensics and Visum Et Repertum in Adultery (Overspel) Cases in the Jenang Kutei Traditional Trial in Bengkulu, Indonesia

Authors

  • Emma Ellyani1, Khudzaifah Dimyati2, Absori2, Kelik Wardiono2, Sakroni1, Arief Budiono3

Keywords:

medical forensics, visum et repertum, adultery (overspel) cases

Abstract

Proving is the action of presenting legally valid evidences by the Rajang Lebong customary judge to inspect cases of adultery (overspel), to achieve the truth according to the forensic science. This research uses a sosiological method with a descriptive-analysis approach regarding the forensics’ expert information and the position of visum et repertum in customary trials in the case of adultery. The aim of this research is to understand the real position of forensic experts and visum et repertum in the Rejang Lebong traditional trials. This research shows that the position of the forensics’ expert information of evidences and visum et repertum are accepted as proof in overspel cases.

Author Biography

Emma Ellyani1, Khudzaifah Dimyati2, Absori2, Kelik Wardiono2, Sakroni1, Arief Budiono3

1Muhammadiyah University of Bengkulu, 2Muhammadiyah University of Surakarta,
3Muhammadiyah University of Ponorogo

Published

2020-01-16

How to Cite

Emma Ellyani1, Khudzaifah Dimyati2, Absori2, Kelik Wardiono2, Sakroni1, Arief Budiono3. (2020). The Position Medical Forensics and Visum Et Repertum in Adultery (Overspel) Cases in the Jenang Kutei Traditional Trial in Bengkulu, Indonesia. Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, 14(1), 1463-1467. Retrieved from http://medicopublication.com/index.php/ijfmt/article/view/307