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Khun Sear disputants jailed

By: Chhay Channyda, Phnom Penh Post, 19 November 2014

A father and daughter who claim to have been victims of a string of abuses over the course of a long-running land dispute – including having snakes thrown into their house – were arrested yesterday. 450 more words

Land Dispute

In relics case, justice takes time

By: Chhay Channyda, Phnom Penh Post, 18 November 2014

The speed at which 11 people – 10 land activists and a monk – were sentenced to one year in prison last week shows just how fast the justice system in Cambodia can work. 846 more words

Land Dispute

Borei Keila tycoon faces setback

By: Chhay Channyda, Phnom Penh Post, 18 November 2014

Businesswoman Suy Sophan – who is usually subjected to angry demands for her to finish building flats she owes Borei Keila evictees – has this time been ordered to cease building on a site elsewhere in the capital. 552 more words

Development

Office space demand ‘on the rise’

By: Siv Meng, Phnom Penh Post, 17 November 2014

Demand for Phnom Penh office space has surged this year thanks to increased investment in the Kingdom, say real estate experts. 292 more words

Development

Government Defends Series of Recent Arrests

By: Mech Dara, The Cambodia Daily, 17 November 2014

In the face of growing criticism over the arrests of 15 activists and opposition figures last week, the government has released a statement defending their detention and emphasizing its commitment to “fighting impunity.” 590 more words

Human Rights

Protest held at Prey Sar in support of detainees

By:Khouth Sophak Chakrya, Phnom Penh Post, 17 November 2014

Hundreds of people gathered yesterday morning in front of Phnom Penh’s Prey Sar prison to demand the release of 17 incarcerated activists, monks and opposition members. 300 more words

Human Rights

Otres families in farm fight

By:Sen David, Phnom Penh Post, 17 November 2014

Some 150 families from Otres commune in Preah Sihanouk’s Stung Hav district have asked the authorities to lend them a hand after a local businesswoman allegedly ordered their crops to be cleared. 164 more words

Human Rights