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Appeal Court upholds Jeng’s jail term

Red-shirt's lese majeste prison sentence upheld

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The Court of Appeal on Thursday upheld the prison term handed down to prominent red-shirt Yossawaris Chuklom, alias Jeng Dokchik, for lese majeste. 

Yossawaris Chuklom, alias Jeng Dokchik (Bangkok Post file photo)

The court confirmed the sentence given to the leading member of the United Front for Democracy against Dictatorship (UDD), one of the defendants charged with terrorism in connection with the political protests in 2010, for comments in a speech he gave in 2010.

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