• Fri, 04 Jan 2019 01:00
    Young victims to get free legal help and counselling
    Lawyers’ council backs decision, judge vows to make court questioning easier.
  • Wed, 19 Dec 2018 01:00
    Media, police must better protect young victims: network
    THE LAWYERS Network for Children and Youth (LNCY) has joined others in a call for media to better protect young victims in their news coverage.
  • Thu, 13 Dec 2018 01:00
    Activists ‘languishing despite lifting of ban’
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  • Wed, 24 Oct 2018 15:01
    Women demand compensation over Japan university discrimination
    A group of women is demanding compensation from a Japanese medical university that admitted routinely altering the scores of female applicants to keep them out, lawyers said Wednesday.
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  • 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.
  • 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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  • 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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  • 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.
  • Thu, 12 Apr 2018 09:00
    Florida school shooter wants to donate inheritance to survivors
    Parkland school shooter Nikolas Cruz wants to donate his inheritance -- which could run to hundreds of thousands of dollars or more -- to the bereaved families and survivors of his attack, his lawyers said Wednesday.
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  • Thu, 29 Mar 2018 01:00
    Once-mighty United States now a country at law with itself  
    I am perplexed. This morning I watched the Anderson Cooper interview with Stormy Daniels and the subsequent discussion with the lawyers on CNN. My husband, Horace Beasley, was disappointed to see that Ms Daniels did not look quite as spiffy as she did in 2006.
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  • Wed, 07 Feb 2018 01:00
    Lawyers’ group wants charges against ‘political’ protesters dropped
    THAI LAWYERS for Human Rights (TLHR) has called for an end to prosecutions against people involved in peaceful assemblies, following a series of recent summonses against the activists. Meanwhile, Deputy Police Commissioner Pol Gen Srivara Ransibrahmanakul, has threatened to issue arrest warrants against “MBK 39” activists – who on January 27 gathered to call for prolonged election to eventually t
  • Tue, 06 Feb 2018 14:31
    NGO to junta: Stop prosecuting people for peaceful assembly
    The NGO Thai Lawyers for Human Rights (TLHR) on Tuesday called for an end to prosecutions against people involved in peaceful assemblies.
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  • Sat, 27 Jan 2018 01:00
    ‘We Walk’ activists defy police
  • Fri, 05 Jan 2018 17:13
    Trump faces new crisis with book questioning his fitness for office
    Washington - US President Donald Trump faced a new public relations crisis Friday with the publication of a tell-all book that depicts him as mentally unstable and in over his head, after his lawyers failed to block its release.
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  • Tue, 26 Dec 2017 18:28
    Lawyers for Thaksin’s son win partial victory
    The Department of Special Investigation (DSI) has agreed to interrogate another eight defence witnesses in the money-laundering case against Panthongtae Shinwatra, son of fugitive ex-premier Thaksin.
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