• Wed, 20 Jun 2018 18:59
    Council slams police action against lawyer
    THE PRESIDENT of the Lawyers Council of Thailand, Thawal Ruyaporn, has slammed the police Crime Suppression Division (CSD) for forcing lawyer Sukit Phoonsrikasem to the ground and handcuffing him at Bangkok’s Phaholyothin Police Station on Tuesday afternoon.
    national
  • Tue, 19 Jun 2018 01:00
    Parents of killed activist demand Army hand over video
    THE LAWYER for the family of young Lahu activist Chaiyaphum Pasae, who was shot dead by soldiers at a military checkpoint in March last year, has petitioned the Army to hand over video footage from the scene.
    national
  • Thu, 07 Jun 2018 15:16
    Jho Low says will assist probe, instructs lawyers to contact MACC
    KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian financier Low Taek Jho, also known as Jho Low, said he will help in an investigation linked to scandal-hit state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) after the anti-graft agency summoned him for questioning, Bloomberg reported.
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  • Wed, 30 May 2018 08:50
    Hmong lawyer arrested with 800kg of ‘ice’, say police
    Chiang Rai police have arrested a Hmong lawyer while she was allegedly driving a pickup truck with 800 kilograms of crystal meth, or “ice”, on board.
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  • Fri, 25 May 2018 19:00
    Chiang Mai inns and guesthouses petition court for legalisation
    Facing a crackdown on unregistered accommodations, the operators of 200 small hotels and guesthouses in Chiang Mai’s Muang district on Friday jointly hired a team of experienced lawyers to petition the court to legalise their businesses, as well as asking for help from related agencies.
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  • Sat, 26 May 2018 01:00
    Suthep’s lawyer seeks registration of new party
    THE LAWYER of politician Suthep Thaugsuban yesterday applied to register a new party under the name Ruam Palang Prachachat Thai with the Election Commission (EC) and firmly denied that Suthep was a party executive.
    politics
  • Fri, 25 May 2018 01:00
    'Suthep’s new party' to seek registration today
    A LAWYER for former politician Suthep Thaugsuban will today register a party with the Election Commission (EC) under the name Ruam Palang Prachachat Thai, an EC official told media yesterday.
    politics
  • Thu, 24 May 2018 16:57
    Australian grandma sentenced to death for drugs in Malaysia
    An Australian grandmother who said she was tricked into carrying drugs into Malaysia after falling for an online romance scam was Thursday sentenced to death after an earlier acquittal was overturned, her lawyer said.
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  • Fri, 18 May 2018 01:00
    Potash mining protesters face intimidation charge
    LOCALS LEADING a protest against potash mining by a Chinese company in Sakon Nakhon province will face an additional charge of intimidation.
    national
  • Thu, 17 May 2018 15:11
    ‘Furious aunties’ to sue BMA if they appeal court’s compensation verdict
    The lawyer of the Saengyoktrakarn Family has threatened a criminal lawsuit against the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA), if it appealed Wednesday’s verdict of the Central Administrative Court over illegal markets around the family’s house.
    national
  • Thu, 17 May 2018 14:43
    Far from zen: Japan monk sues temple for overwork
    A Japanese monk is suing his temple, claiming he was forced to work non-stop catering to visiting tourists and that the heavy workload gave him depression, his lawyer told AFP on Thursday.
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  • Thu, 17 May 2018 14:16
    Police search scandal-tainted Malaysian ex-premier's home
    Police conducted an extensive search of the home of Malaysia's scandal-tainted former premier on Thursday that his lawyer decried as "harassment", as the new government presses forward with probes into a massive graft scandal after seizing power in historic elections.
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  • Tue, 15 May 2018 01:00
    Diet pill victim’s family to file complaint against company
    THE YOUNGER brother of a Kanchanaburi woman who died on March 28 after taking Lyn weight-loss pills for 30 days, said yesterday that he would consult with a lawyer about filing a police complaint against the product distributor and manufacturer.
    national
  • Thu, 03 May 2018 10:40
    Trump reimbursed lawyer for payment to porn star: Giuliani
    Donald Trump reimbursed his long-time lawyer Michael Cohen over a $130,000 payment made to porn star Stormy Daniels, former New York mayor Rudy Giuliani said Wednesday, appearing to contradict the president's own statements on the matter.
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  • Mon, 30 Apr 2018 19:23
    Indonesian man jailed for Facebook post allegedly insulting Islam
    An Indonesian was jailed for five years Monday for a Facebook post deemed offensive to Islam, his lawyer said, the latest conviction under the country's controversial electronic information law.
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