The Appeals Court on Tuesday acquitted Wisuk Setsawat, owner of White and Brothers (2003) Co which ran Santika Pub, of gross negligence leading to deaths and injuries and causing damage to property in connection with the New Year's eve fire on Dec 31, 2008.
The Appeal Court on Tuesday overturned the lower court's decision convicting Santika pub ownere Wisuk Setsawat, left, of negligence causing deaths and injuries, allowing him to walk free. (Photo by Pattarapong Chatpattarasill)
The court ruled Wisuk Setsawat, the owner, was not directly negligent and did not cause the fire.
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