Thai Court Sentences Thaksin Shinawatra to Three Years in Prison

The Supreme Court’s Criminal Division for Holders of Political Offices accepted the case in July 2008, but Thaksin did not show up for the first hearing and was reported to have fled overseas. 

Thai Court Sentences Thaksin  Shinawatra to Three Years in Prison

BANGKOK – Thailand’s Junta created Supreme Court’s Criminal Division for Holders of Political Office has sentenced fugitive former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra to three years in prison without suspension after finding him guilty of malfeasance in office for approving a 4-billion-baht low interest loan from the Thai Exim Bank to Myanmar for the purchase of […]