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Court awards tortured Karen girl B4.6m

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The Kampaeng Phet Provincial court ordered a couple who deliberately splashed boiling water on their Karen housemaid to pay 4.6 million baht compensation to the girl. 

The couple was tried in absentia as they skipped bail.

On Monday the court awarded 4,603,233 baht as compensation to a 12-year-old ethnic Karen named Air, for torture and cruel treatment inflicted on her by her employers.

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