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Surachai, 70, gets seven years for lese majeste

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Surachai Danwattananusorn, also known Surachai sae Dan, was sentenced to 15 years in prison for lese majeste by the Criminal Court on Tuesday, but the sentence was halved because he admitted to the three offences. 

Surachai Danwattananusorn, also known Surachai sae Dan (Photo by Surapol Promsaka na Sakolnakorn)

Surachai, 70, from Nakhon Si Thammarat, is a core member of  Red Siam - a faction in the red-shirt movement.

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