State Counselor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi Sources close to the court said that the case of Article 3(1)(c) of the State Secret Law, which accuses five people, including Australian economist Mr. Sean Turnell will be decide on September 29.
At the trial today, September 22, the lawyers of both parties gave final pleas regarding the case, and the court decided to issue a final order at the next trial.
According to the findings in Mr. Sean Turnell’s computer and documents, Aung San Suu Kyi along with him. U Soe Win, Union Minister of Planning, Finance and Industry under the NLD government; Former Union Minister U Kyaw Win and Deputy Minister U Set Aung were jointly charged.
The plaintiff is Tamwe Township Police Chief U Aung Myo Lwin, and last June 9, Mr. Sean Turnell was charged with the original Article 3(1)(c). Aung San Suu Kyi and the other three ministers were charged under Section 3(1)(c)/9 by the court.
State Counselor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi has currently been sentenced to 20 years in prison for 11 cases. After the ruling on this case, he will continue to face seven cases of corruption in Nay Pyi Taw prison.
According to Section 3(1)(c) of the State Secrets Law, the maximum prison sentence can be up to 14 years.