Double Standards


Well, blow me down – the court has deferred making a decision on whether to indict nine PAD leaders for some of their numerous criminal activities for the eighth time. On what profound legal point has this later deferment taken place (in the country which, according to Suthep ‘the Thai Isaac Newton’ Thaugsuban has ‘the best judicial process in the world”)? “The postponement, the eighth since Nov 18, 2008, was made at the request of the PAD’s lawyers, who said their clients were busy in other provinces.”

If it were not illegal to say so, people would surely wonder whether there were two standards in operation. Eh? Oh.

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JW

JW has been one of the first contributors to this blog before he gave up on it all in April 2010, during a time when Thai society got more and more polarized about political matters because of red-shirt protesters.

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