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Close your eyes and I’ll kiss you Tomorrow I’ll miss you   When I said that this was my favourite song by the Beatles, the famous international rock band of the 1960s, a lady began to hum the tune …    *   I met Opas and his wife for the first time at the beginning of November...
“The matter of the law came up before the performance. We talked about it together backstage before we went on, too. We thought it was similar to the folkloric dramas shown in the morning on television. These dramas also contain stories of the lords. We thought that there was no chance that...
  Since the late January to the beginning of February 2015, there was the news about the arrest of many persons who were accused of Lèse majesté according to the Article 112 of Thai Criminal Code. They were together linked that they were in “Banpodj Network”, or the network which...
Written by a staff member of iLaw  Translated by Tyrell Haberkorn One segment of society tends to conjure an image of prisoners in Article 112 cases as “hard-core red shirts” or “those who want topple the monarchy.” This image causes many people to view the issue of Article 112 cases in line...
Translated by Prachatai English Article 112 of the Criminal Code or the lèse majesté law is enacted to protect the King, Queen, Heir-Apparent, and Regent from being defamed, insulted and threatened with harm. It is a law that belongs to the first Section dealing with national security laws and...