Maid receives six-month sentence for abusing child

The Intermediate Court yesterday sentenced an Indonesian maid to six months’ imprisonment, for abusing her employer’s two-year-old son. Judge Pengiran Hajah Norismayani binti Pengiran Haji Ismail on considering the sentence for Saniasa, 31, said that it should be deserving of the act committed and appropriate in the interests of justice and reflect society’s abhorrence towards the act. More details in Thursday’s Borneo Bulletin