Published: February 17, 2020
Former interior minister and Pheu Thai Party ex-leader Yongyuth Wichaidit, 78, who was accused of land corruption in a case involving the Alpine Golf Club, was taken to Bangkok Remand Prison to serve a two-year imprisonment sentence handed down by the Court of First Instance and the Court of Appeals on February 28, 2019.
Published: October 30, 2018
THE LATEST technology will efficiently control cannabis once it is reclassified as a legal item for research and other applications, an adviser to the Office of Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) told a key forum yesterday.
Published: August 26, 2017
Constitution Drafting Commission chief Meechai Ruchupan said yesterday that if Yingluck Shinawatra failed to appear for the postponed verdict-reading on September 27, the court could go ahead and deliver its ruling in the rice-scheme case.
Published: November 01, 2016
Legally speaking, the extradition of lese majeste fugitives from Cambodia and Laos is impossible, since treaties signed by Thailand with its two immediate neighbours don’t allow it. But legal loopholes can be found in such cases.