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Court Invalidates Election (March 28, 2014) by Constance Johnson
On March 21, 2014, Thailand's Constitutional Court ruled that the country's general election, held on February ...
Topic: Elections and politics; Judiciary
Regional Agreement on Protecting Witnesses and Victims (November 25, 2013) by Constance Johnson
Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, the Philippines, and Thailand have agreed to establish a technical ...
Topic: Crime victims; International affairs; Witness protection
Jurisdiction: Cambodia; Indonesia; Malaysia; Papua New Guinea; Philippines; Thailand
Draft Amnesty Law Approved by House Likely to Be Turned Down by Senate (November 12, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin
On November 1, 2013, Thailand's House of Representatives approved legislation that would grant amnesty for crimes ...
Topic: Corruption; Executive powers
Draft Legislation on Civil Partnerships for Same-Sex Couples (November 05, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin
It was reported on September 19, 2013, that the Thai government plans to introduce landmark legislation ...
Topic: Discrimination; Families; Human rights
Crisis in Thai Rice Pledging Scheme (August 07, 2013) by Sayuri Umeda
In mid-June 2013, the Thai government admitted that its rice subsidy program had lost 136 billion ...
Topic: Agriculture and food
Move by Parliament to Amend the Constitution (May 21, 2013) by Sayuri Umeda
On April 7, 2013, the Thai Parliament voted to approve three bills in furtherance of the ...
Transportation Infrastructure Megaprojects Loan Bill (April 19, 2013) by Sayuri Umeda
The Thai government recently announced that it plans to invest two trillion baht (about US$68.8 billion) ...
Topic: Economics and Public Finance
Man Sentenced for Insulting Royal Family (April 08, 2013) by Constance Johnson
On March 28, 2013, Akachai Hongkangwan, a 37 year-old Thai man, was given a sentence of ...
Topic: Freedom of speech
Cabinet Approves Anti-Trafficking Plan (March 19, 2013) by Sayuri Umeda
On February 27, 2013, the Thai Cabinet approved an urgent master plan intended to allow the ...
Topic: Human trafficking
Promise to End Unregulated Ivory Trade (March 07, 2013) by Constance Johnson
Speaking to the members of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES), Thailand's Prime ...
Topic: Animal protection
Journalist Sentenced for Royal Insult (January 25, 2013) by Constance Johnson
On January 23, 2013, Somyot Pruksakasemsuk, a magazine editor and political activist, was sentenced to an ...
Topic: Freedom of the press
Agreement to Fight Economic Crime Signed (January 22, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin
On January 17, 2013, the Republic of China (on