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Thaksin goals 'spur S190 amendment'

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Former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra's personal interests in energy production lie behind government attempts to change the charter, the Democrats say. 

The government was attempting to alter Section 190 of the constitution to further Thaksin's interests in energy production in a disputed area in the Gulf of Thailand, the Democrats told the joint sitting yesterday.

A joint sitting of parliament yesterday debated the second reading of a government draft to amend Section 190 of the constitution.

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