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  1. 11. learning | 12 Jul 2012

    Court ruling: Red-shirt leader says civil war possible

    General news

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » Red-shirt co-leader Korkaew Pikulthong says his group will not accept a court ruling against the charter amendment bill and threatened to arrest judges daring to do so.

  2. 12. learning | 19 Apr 2012

    Parliamentary “excitement”

    Easy English news

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » Sleepy lawmakers started to pay attention to the charter amendment debate yesterday, when a photo of a half-naked Asian woman appeared repeatedly on a large-screen TV monitor in the chamber.

  3. 13. news | 23 Jan 2015

    Hate speech ban dropped from charter


    By Mongkol Bangprapa, Newspaper section: News

    » Charter drafters yesterday reversed their decision to include a prohibition on "hate speech" in the new constitution, arguing such a ban might restrict media freedom.

  4. 14. business | 23 Jan 2015

    New charter carrier Skylar has sight on inbound traffic

    By Boonsong Kositchotethana, Newspaper section: Business

    » Thailand's fledgling charter airline business will have a new player by the middle of this year.

  5. 15. news | 22 Jan 2015

    Drafters slash charter court head's term


    By Mongkol Bangprapa, Newspaper section: News

    » The Constitution Drafting Committee (CDC) has agreed to reduce the tenure of the charter court president from nine years to three years but decided not to impose a limit on the number of terms the judge can serve.

  6. 16. news | 17 Jan 2015

    Drafters want referendums to decide future charter changes


    By Post Reporters, Newspaper section: News

    » Charter drafters have agreed that eligible voters should get to vote on future amendments to the constitution in order to boost participatory democracy.

  7. 17. news | 15 Jan 2015

    Charter seeks to curb 'hate speech'

    By Mongkol Bangprapa, Newspaper section: News

    » The new charter will introduce a limit on freedom of speech to prohibit forms of expression that incite hatred and violence.

  8. 18. news | 14 Jan 2015

    Court gets power to halt charter changes

    By Mongkol Bangprapa, Newspaper section: News

    » The Charter Drafting Committee (CDC) has proposed making it easier for citizens and political groups to prevent sweeping changes to the political structure.

  9. 19. news | 13 Jan 2015

    New charter allows direct petitions

    By Online Reporters

    » Anyone can directly file a petition with the Constitutional Court or the attorney general if he learns someone is plotting to topple democracy or seize the ruling power under the new charter.

  10. 20. news | 13 Jan 2015

    Charter court 'to ease crises'


    By Mongkol Bangprapa, Newspaper section: News

    » The Constitution Drafting Committee yesterday approved a proposal that the Constitutional Court should be empowered to rule on disputes that are not covered by any other provisions in the charter.

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