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Man cleared of lese majeste

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The Appeal Court has acquitted a computer wizard of lese majeste charges saying the prosecution had no evidence to prove that the defendant had anything to do with a Facebook page that contained numerous postings defaming the monarchy. 

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The Appeal Court upheld the Oct 31 2012 verdict of the First Court of Instance that acquitted Surapak Phuchaisang, from Bung Kan province, of lese majeste charges saying it was giving him the benefit of the doubt since the burden of proof rests with prosecutors.

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