• Fri, 13 Jul 2018 20:01
    Vatana gets jail sentence in Klong Dan case
    The Supreme Court on Friday sentenced absconding former deputy interior minister Vatana Asvahame to three years in jail in connection with the Klong Dan scandal, reversing a verdict by the Appeals Court that had acquitted all the 18 defendants in the case.
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  • Tue, 10 Jul 2018 09:19
    Trump nominates conservative Brett Kavanaugh to Supreme Court
    President Donald Trump Monday nominated conservative judge Brett Kavanaugh to the US Supreme Court, a decision set to tilt the top judicial body further to the right with momentous implications for American society.
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  • Wed, 04 Jul 2018 19:21
    Thaksin faces fifth arrest warrant after failing to appear
    Fugitive former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra now faces a fifth arrest warrant after he failed to appear before the Supreme Court on Wednesday for the trial in a corruption case stemming from his government’s policy.
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  • Thu, 28 Jun 2018 07:07
    Trump gets historic chance to shift Supreme Court to right
    President Donald Trump on Wednesday secured a historic chance to shift the US Supreme Court decisively to the right as Justice Anthony Kennedy, the tie-breaking vote between the bench's liberal and conservative judges, announced he is to retire.
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  • Wed, 27 Jun 2018 07:06
    Trump claims victory on travel ban, but border crackdown on hold
    The US Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld Donald Trump's controversial travel ban targeting Muslim-majority nations, but the president's "zero tolerance" crackdown on illegal immigration was put on hold for lack of places to detain families arrested at the Mexican border.
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  • Tue, 19 Jun 2018 15:50
    Former foreign minister given two-year jail sentence in Thaksin passports case 
    The Supreme Court’s Political Office Holders Division on Tuesday sentenced Surapong Tohvichakchaikul, a former foreign minister, to two years in jail for malfeasance and dereliction of duty by reissuing passports for fugitive ex-premier Thaksin Shinawatra in 2011.
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  • Thu, 31 May 2018 01:00
    Warrants issued in Klong Dan case after four suspects fail to show up for court verdict
    THE SUPREME Court has issued arrest warrants for four suspects wanted in the long-running multibillion-baht Klong Dan corruption case while postponing the reading of its verdict to July 13.
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  • Fri, 11 May 2018 12:57
    Verdict delayed in Bangkok police abduction case
    The Ratchadapisek Criminal Court in Bangkok on Friday postponed the announcement of a Supreme Court verdict on 11 police officers accused of abducting a 58-year-old businesswoman in 2005 in a bid to coerce a confession to a drug crime.
    national
  • Thu, 10 May 2018 01:00
    Watana released on bail after indictment for corruption
    WATANA Muangsook, a key Pheu Thai Party politician, was yesterday brought to the Supreme Court’s Criminal Division for Political Office Holders for alleged malfeasance – the latest in a series of legal cases viewed by critics as politically motivated.
    politics
  • Tue, 08 May 2018 01:00
    Anti-corruption body sues Thaksin for abuse of power
    THE NATIONAL Counter-Corruption Commission (NCCC) has filed a new lawsuit against former premier Thaksin Shinawatra for an alleged abuse of his power while in office, dating back to his 2003 authorisation for the Finance Ministry to administer the Thai Petrochemical Industry’s (TPI) rehabilitation plan.
    politics
  • Fri, 27 Apr 2018 01:00
    Supreme Court renominates candidates rejected by NLA
    JUDGES OF the Supreme Court yesterday re-elected their two previous nominees for the Election Commission despite both of them having been rejected by the National Legislative Assembly (NLA).
    politics
  • Thu, 26 Apr 2018 15:50
    Supreme Court nominates election commissioners
    Supreme Court judges on Thursday re-elected their two candidates to become Election Commission (EC) members although both had been rejected by the legislative assembly.
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  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 02:00
    Former chief justice defends Doi Suthep court buildings
    A FORMER chief of the Supreme Court judge panel has posted a Facebook response to the recent statement made by a group of academics in Chiang Mai that slammed the courts for allegedly encroaching on a forest reserve.
    national
  • Wed, 11 Apr 2018 01:00
    Top court upholds sentences over Ramkhamhaeng University blast
    THE SUPREME Court upheld the guilty verdict and lengthy jail terms against four defendants for staging a bloody bomb attack in front of Ramkhamhaeng University in Bangkok in 2013.
    national
  • Sun, 08 Apr 2018 01:00
    Activists offer ‘compromise’ solution to Doi Suthep row
    A CIVIC GROUP campaigning against a controversial housing project for court officials, allegedly on Chiang Mai forestland, has suggested a “compromise” proposal for a “peaceful” solution to the ongoing dispute.
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