Update on Suwicha: Prosecutor extends period for filing appeal, hampering attempt to seek royal pardon

According to Anont Nampa, lawyer for lèse majesté convict Suwicha Thakor, the public prosecutor has asked the Court to extend the period for filing an appeal that should have ended on May 3, to June 1.  In effect, the case is not finished, and Suwicha’s family cannot start the process of seeking a royal pardon.

‘And if the prosecutor files an appeal during this time, the case will drag on,’ said Anont.



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