Elderly Bangkok Book Vendor Jailed for Lese Majeste

Elderly Bangkok Book Vendor Jailed for Lese Majeste

  BANGKOK  A 66-year-old Thai National, Udomsak Wattanaworachaiwathin was sentenced today to two years in jail for selling books nine years ago, that allegedly defamed the monarchy, the latest in a string of convictions under the country’s notorious lese majeste law. Thailand’s Court of Appeals overturned a 2014 court decision which had cleared Udomsak Wattanaworachaiwathin of any […]