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Ex-Buddhist office chief loses appeal against 20-year sentence

The Appeal Court for Corruption and Misconduct Cases has upheld the 20-year sentences given to former Buddhist office chief Phanom Sornsilp and another senior official for embezzlement of temple funds. Lesser sentences passed on two lay accomplices were also confirmed. Full story: Bangkok Post BANGKOK POST ONLINE REPORTERSRead More

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Court upholds life sentence for Lao drug trafficker Xaysana

The Appeal Court has upheld the lower court’s sentence of life imprisonment for Lao drug kingpin Xaysana Keopimpha for colluding to possess large quantities of methamphetamine pills in 2015 and 2016 The ruling was read out at the Criminal Court on Thursday. Full story: Bangkok Post BANGKOK POST ONLINE REPORTERSRead More

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Court gives Thaksin Shinawatra another 5-year sentence

The Supreme Court on Thursday sentenced former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra to five years in jail for illegally holding shares in the state’s phone concessionaires and conflict of interest, and issued a warrant for his arrest. The Supreme Court’s Criminal Division for Holders of Political Positions said it resumed the trial in the case against […]Read More

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Sorrayuth Sentenced to 6 Years and 24 Months in Jail

ANGKOK, Jan 21 (TNA) – The Supreme Court sentenced former TV news anchor Sorrayuth Suthassanachinda to 6 years and 24 months in jail for supporting malfeasance causing state-run media firm MCOT to lose 138 million baht in revenue over a decade ago. Sorrayuth, 53, arrived at the Central Criminal Court for Corruption and Misconduct Cases […]Read More

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Thailand’s Supreme Court upholds Spaniard’s death sentence for murder

Thailand’s Supreme Court has upheld the death penalty imposed by the Criminal and Appeals court on a Spaniard for the murder and mutilation of a fellow countryman, whose remains were thrown into the Chao Phraya River three years ago. According to the Supreme Court’s decision, which was read this morning (Wednesday), while the prosecutors did […]Read More

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Phatthalung cop gets 143 years for paedophilia

The Criminal Court on Thursday sentenced a former policeman to a total of 143 years and four months in prison for raping and molesting an 11-year-old boy over a period of a year in 2016-17. He was caught and charged after photos showing him sexually abusing the child were discovered during police raids in Australia. […]Read More

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Thaksin given 3-year imprisonment for Exim Bank’s loan to Myanmar

The Supreme Court’s Criminal Division for Holders of Political Office has sentenced fugitive former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra to three years in prison without suspension after finding him guilty of malfeasance in office for approving a 4-billion-baht low interest loan from the Thai Exim Bank to Myanmar for the purchase of telecom equipment and services […]Read More