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Court reads charges to 15 yellow shirts

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Fifteen leading members of the People's Alliance for Democracy (PAD) yesterday reported to the Criminal Court to hear charges in two cases related to yellow shirt anti-government protests in 2008. 

Some of the 15 People’s Alliance for Democracy (PAD) figures, past and present, indicted at the Criminal Court in Bangkok yesterday. They were indicted for trespassing at Government House and laying siege to parliament during their anti-government protests in 2008. Among them are Somsak Kosaisuk, front, and Suriyasai Katasila, far right. SURAPOL PROMSAKA NA SAKOLNAKORN

In the first case, 20 PAD members are accused of laying siege to parliament. In the other case several of those accused of the parliament siege have also been indicted for intruding into Government House along with one other PAD member.

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