Dozens of activists burnt mock law textbooks in front of the Criminal Court on Ratchadapisek Road to protest against the 10-year prison sentence given to magazine editor Somyot Prueksakasensuk for lese majeste crimes.
Activists protest against Section 112 of the Criminal Code, alsoknownasthe lese majeste law, by burning pages frommock legal textbooks. PATTARAPONG CHATPATTARASILL
The protesters torched mock textbooks, especially those guaranteeing the right to bail, the principle of presumed innocence and free speech as a symbolic gesture of protest against Section 112 of the criminal code, or lese majeste law.
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