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It’s strange in junta land

Life under the military dictatorship has become increasingly strange. Two recent examples are emblematic of how logic, rules and normality have been altered.

The first is of yet another “suicide” in jail. 328 more words

16 year sentence in palace lese majeste case

The Criminal Court has sentenced a “property dealer” to 16 years imprisonment on lese majeste charges. Boontham Boonthepprathan, 65, was reduced by 4 years, to 12 years, for his “useful testimony during the trial.” 346 more words

All them crooks

The Nation reports that the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) has found that The Eel, Tharit Pengdit, is “unusually rich.” NACC members “voted unanimously” in finding that Tarit had “unlawfully” amassed assets worth Bt346.65 million. 309 more words

You can get away with murder

As expected, it is reported that the “Appeals Court on Wednesday upheld the Criminal Court’s rejection of a case against former prime minister Abhisit Vejjajiva and his former deputy Suthep Thaugsuban for the deadly military crackdown on red-shirt protesters in 2010.” 228 more words

‘DSI must speed up probe into top monk’

ศาสตร์เกษตรดินปุ๋ย : ขอบคุณแหล่งข้อมูล : หนังสือพิมพ์ The Nation



Piyanut Tumnukasetchai,
Natthapat Phromkaew
The nation January 19, 2016 1:00 am

Ex-head of buddhist reform panel says doubt over sangha nominee needs to be resolved soon… 499 more words


Elite impunity

Judicial double standards are pretty much the only standards in the royalist elite’s Thailand. The military has always had impunity when it murders citizens and run its coups. 264 more words