Published: Feb 21, 2020
The Constitutional Court’s decision on Friday (February 21) to dissolve the Future Forward Party drew immediate condemnation from a bloc of regional lawmakers called Asean Parliamentarians for Human Rights (APHR).
Published: Oct 03, 2017
Nothing was leaked ahead of the September 27 verdict in the negligence case against former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra, as court security was tight, Office of the Judiciary secretary-general Sarawut Benjakul insisted on Tuesday.
Published: Sep 27, 2017
Norrawit Larlaeng, a lawyer for ex-prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra, said at the Supreme Court after the verdict on Wednesday that the case was still not concluded, and it was yet to be decided whether Yingluck would appeal the verdict that would land her in jail for five years.
Published: Aug 25, 2017
Yingluck Shinawatra’s supporters seemed split 50:50 on Friday over whether to believe that she was indeed seriously ill as claimed by the court, given the lack of a medical certificate, but many felt it was probably best for her to stay away for now, considering what they considered to be the politically biased legal treatment she has received so far.
Published: Aug 24, 2017
SECURITY OFFICIALS have assessed “all dimensions” that could unfold today when the court rules on the case of former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra, including the possibility that she might attempt to flee the country after the verdict, said National Police Chief Pol General Chakthip Chaijinda yesterday.
Published: Jun 07, 2016
The fate of the referendum on the charter draft scheduled for August 7 has been thrown into doubt after three Ombudsmen resolved to forward to the Constitutional Court a petition filed by a group of scholars calling for Article 61 of the Referendum Act to