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Somyot gets 11 years for lese majeste

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The Criminal Court convicted Somyot Prueksakasemsuk, editor of Voice of Taksin, on two counts of lese majeste and sent him to prison for 11 years on Wednesday. 

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He was sentenced to five years on each of the two charges, and the court cancelled the suspension of a previous one-year sentence - for a total of 11 years in prison, a cumulative sentence.

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