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Court upholds B14.5bn rice scheme redress

Court upholds B14.5bn rice scheme redress Petition to quash state order fails Ex-commerce minister Boonsong Teriyapirom arrives at the Supreme Court’s Criminal Division for Persons Holding Political Positions in Bangkok in October 2017 to hear his sentence for corrupt rice deals. (File photo) Former commerce minister Boonsong Teriyapirom and four other officials have been ordered…

Court denies bail for suspected gambling boss

published : 27 Mar 2021 at 19:58 Somchai Jutikitdecha (right) is arrested at his two-rai residence on Rat Bamrung Road in tambon Noen Phra of Muang district, Rayong, about 6am on Friday. His 26-year-old son Thana (centre) was also arrested. (Police photo) The Criminal Court has thrown out a bail request for a suspected gambling…

U.S. Court of Appeals Affirms Contempt Rulings Against Disbarred Lawyer Behind Fraudulent Ecuadorian Lawsuit

The United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit today affirmed multiple findings of civil contempt against disbarred attorney Steven Donziger, effectively bringing to a close his campaign to profit from the fraudulent Ecuadorian judgment he procured in violation of the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations (“RICO”) Act. As the Second Circuit today observed,…