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Crime, Courts, Calamity

Bad things happen to good people; good things happen to bad people.

Students Arrested for Killing Hazing Detractor

BANGKOK — Police on Tuesday arrested the last of the group of students who shot a fellow student to death for not participating in their initiation rituals.

Chinese Tourist Cleared of Killing Urchins (Updated)

UPDATE (May 23, 2019): After an investigation, police said the Chinese tourist was not killing sea urchins as alleged by online claims. Investigators said the tourist was merely picking up stranded urchins and taking them back to the sea. 

Senior Official Fined for Smacking Waiter Who Called Him ‘Sugar Daddy’

BANGKOK — A senior official serving on the junta-appointed reform council was charged Tuesday for slapping a waiter who reportedly called him a “sugar daddy.”

Man Seeks Freedom for Brother Convicted of His Crime

BANGKOK — A Bangkok man is fighting to get himself convicted of sexually abusing a child five years after he says his brother was made a scapegoat and imprisoned for the crime.

Foreigner Jumps Off His Apartment To Death: Police

(14 October) A foreign man was found dead at his apartment building in Suan Luang district, Bangkok. The police believe he had committed suicide by jumping off the balcony in his room.

Punks Arrested For Insulting Junta Leaders at Concert (Video)

BANGKOK — Ten punk rock musicians were arrested Saturday for singing songs deemed insulting to the leaders of the ruling military junta.

Sentenced for Act of Rebellion, Punk ‘Anarchy’ Vandal Says Justice Unserved

BANGKOK — Though his own case reached its end Wednesday inside the same building he was charged with defacing, a punk musician said the injustice which motivated him is unchanged.

Kidnapped on Arrival: 12 Arrested for Abducting Woman at BKK

BANGKOK — Twelve people have been arrested in connection with the kidnapping of a Chinese tourist at an international airport in Bangkok earlier this month, police said Wednesday.

Ex-Husband Prime Suspect in Attempted Assassination on Rama IV Road

BANGKOK — Police suspect the man who pulled up and shot the driver of a Toyota six times yesterday was the ex-husband of the victim’s wife, who was also riding in the car but escaped unharmed.

Thai Coconut Farmers Deny PETA Animal Cruelty Charge

BANGKOK— Coconut farmers in southern Thailand on Wednesday denied the allegation by a U.S.-based animal rights group that monkeys are forced to harvest their crops.



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