House Speaker Somsak Kiatsuranont has joined Pheu Thai MPs to defy the Constitution Court's order for them to submit an explanation of the move to amend Section 68 of the charter.
Members of the Motherland Protection group gather at the Constitution Court yesterday to show moral support for the court’s nine judges. Red-shirt protesters are camped outside the court seeking the bench’s ouster. APICHIT JINAKUL
He said he will not submit an explanation to the court, and he is not acting on the instructions of the ruling Pheu Thai Party or former premier Thaksin Shinawatra.
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