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Thanathorn applying for bail after being hit with lese majeste case


PROGRESSIVE Movement leader Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit’s lawyer is today (Apr. 11) getting ready to apply for bail after the Criminal Court accepted a lawsuit filed by the Public Prosecutor’s Office charging him with offences under Section 112 of the Criminal Code, or lese majeste law,  and the Computer Crimes Act, Naewna newspaper said.

Mr. Krisdang Nutcharat, his lawyer, said these charges were brought against Thanathorn by Nang Loeng police station over a live broadcast he made on both Progressive Movement and his personal web pages on Jan. 18. 2021 during which he criticised the delay in procurement of Covid vaccines and is said to have also touched on the monarchy.


Top and Home Page: Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit. Photos: Naewna

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