• Wed, 12 Sep 2018 18:10
    Unethical of PM to appoint sedition defendant to junta PR role, say critics
    The recent appointment of a former protest leader, who is facing a sedition charge, as the prime minister’s deputy secretary-general has sparked criticism as people question whether it is appropriate and meets an ethical standard.
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  • Mon, 25 Jun 2018 19:27
    First court hearing in case against PDRC leaders set for next May
    The Criminal Court on Monday scheduled May 14 next year for the first hearing of a case against 29 leaders of the rally opposing the Yingluck Shinawatra government in 2013 and 2014.
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  • Fri, 08 Jun 2018 01:00
    Is Chitpas poor enough to qualify for bail aid?
    THE Justice Ministry has given prominent former anti-government protester Chitpas “Tant” Kridakon until June 11 to explain why she qualifies for bail assistance, given her family’s wealthy status.
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  • Mon, 04 Jun 2018 01:00
    Suthep breaks his promise, returns to active politics
    Amid tears, he joins action coalition party; says clamour of masses forced him to change his mind
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  • Sat, 02 Jun 2018 09:37
    Former protesters to form party
    A new political party formed by some leaders of the now-defunct People’s Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC) convenes its first meeting on Sunday (June 3) to launch itself publicly, the co-founders said on Friday.
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  • Fri, 01 Jun 2018 20:03
    Former protesters to form political party
    A new political party formed by some leaders of the now-defunct People’s Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC) convenes its first meeting on Sunday to launch itself publicly, the co-founders said on Friday.
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  • Mon, 21 May 2018 18:20
    Suthep denies holding anti-election rally
    Suthep Thaugsuban, leader of the now-defunct People’s Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC), has dismissed reports that his “whistleblower” group would hold an anti-election rally this Sunday.
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  • Mon, 19 Mar 2018 18:03
    Suthep to petition court to revisit charges against second-generation PDRC members
    Suthep Thaugsuban, a former leader of the People’s Democratic Reform Committee that staged protests against the Yingluck Shinawatra-led government in 2014, on Monday said he would petition the Criminal Court to separate the charges against the second generation of the PDRC from those levelled against him.
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  • Tue, 20 Feb 2018 15:55
    Suthep's party to support Prayut as post-election PM
    Suthep Thaugsuban, core leader of the now-defunct People’s Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC), plans to found a political party to support Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha becoming premier after the next general election, a former Democrat party-list MP has claimed.
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  • Fri, 02 Feb 2018 09:24
    Case dismissed against four accused of launching grenades against PDRC demonstrators
    The first court on Thursday dismissed a case against four people accused of firing 40mm grenades at demonstrators from the now–defunct People’s Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC) at the Government Complex in early 2013, citing insufficient witnesses and evidence.
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  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 15:45
    Supreme Court upholds verdicts in case against PDRC-demo attackers
    The Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld an Appeals Court jail sentence for one of the accused in an attack on demonstrators from the now-defunct People’s Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC) in front of the Shinawatra Building on Vibhavadi Road in early 2014, and freed the other due to insufficient evidence.
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  • Fri, 12 Jan 2018 19:41
    Anti-Yingluck activists to face prosecutors
    Prosecutors are set to call in leaders of the now defunct anti-Yingluck-government group, People’s Democratic Reform Committee to decide whether they would be indicted for sedition.
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  • Sun, 10 Dec 2017 01:00
    Suthep’s video reminds junta of its roots
    POLITICAL OBSERVERS have been taken aback by the sudden return to the spotlight of Suthep Thaugsuban, a former leader of the now-defunct People’s Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC).
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  • Mon, 11 Sep 2017 18:26
    Lawyers’ group urges expedition of sedition case against ex-PDRC leaders
    The secretary-general of United Lawyers for Rights and Liberty submitted an official letter to the Department of Special Litigation 4 on Monday, urging it to expedite prosecution procedures against leaders of the now-defunct People’s Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC), including Suthep Thaugsuban.
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  • Wed, 19 Jul 2017 16:46
    Call to hasten probe into PDRC sedition allegations
    The lawyer for a prominent red-shirt leader filed a petition to the Department of Special Investigation on Wednesday, asking the body to speed up its inquiries into 58 people from the defunct People’s Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC) accused of committing sedition.
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