Death of ‘Uncle SMS’ puts Law into Focus

Death of ‘Uncle SMS’ puts Law into Focus

  CHIANGRAI TIMES – The sudden death of lese majeste jail convict Ampon Tangnoppakul, or Ah Kong, yesterday reignited heated criticism of the lese majeste law and the way it has been used by the authorities against suspected offenders Lese majeste detainee Amphon “Akong” Tangnoppakul, known as “Uncle SMS”, succumbed to cancer at the Bangkok […]