Jump to content

News Forum - Bangkok court rejects bail applications of prominent pro-democracy activists


Recommended Posts

Bail applications from anti-government activists Anon Nampa and Parit “Penguin” Chiwarak have been rejected by the Bangkok South Criminal Court. The decision follows an earlier ruling by the Criminal Court that granted bail of 2,079,000 baht in relation to other charges. The pro-democracy Ratsadon group did not have sufficient funds to pay the requested amount and launched an online crowdfunding effort, which quickly raised around 10 million baht. However, Thai PBS World reports that the Bangkok South Criminal Court rejected Anon’s bail request on the grounds that there are several cases pending against the human rights lawyer, adding that if […]

The story Bangkok court rejects bail applications of prominent pro-democracy activists as seen on Thaiger News.

Read the full story

Link to comment
Share on other sites

These activists are so screwed. Bail was probably opposed as they would be deemed a flight risk and best kept safely in a prison “for their own protection”. A gazillion baht can’t help these people now.  I hope I am wrong. 

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Unfortunately, your content contains terms that we do not allow. Please edit your content to remove the highlighted words below.
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.


  • Create New...

Important Information

By posting on Thaiger Talk you agree to the Terms of Use