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NEW PLEA FOR JUSTICE IN MURDERED BRITS CASE

In Andy Hall, Hannah Witheridge, Koh Tao Murders, murder Koh Tao, Uncategorised, Zaw Lin by Andrew Drummond

YOU CAN’T STOP THE MURDERS OF REFUGEES WITH SUSPECTED COMPLICITY BY PUBLIC OFFICIALS, BUT YOU COULD HELP STOP LEGAL MURDER IN THE THAI JUSTICE SYSTEM The Burmese Migrant Rights Network is issuing a further appeal for funds as the trial of Zaw Lin and We Phyp approaches in Koh Samui.  This is a court which has frequently bowed in favour …

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THAI MURDER ISLAND MAYOR ATTACKS BRITISH MEDIA

In Koh Tao Murders, Uncategorised by Andrew Drummond

FOREIGNERS MISLEAD ABOUT MAFIA ON THAI ISLAND – CLAIM The Mayor of a Thai island in Thailand has launched an attack on the British media claiming the island’s reputation is being damaged by ‘spurious’ news reports. Chaiyan Turasakul , Mayor of Koh Tao said told the Khao Sod (Fresh News) newspaper in Thailand that he was angered by unspecified ‘British …

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The Koh Tao Murders: Did you do it? Have you got any clue who did?

In Hannah Witheridge and David Miller, Koh Tao Murders, Uncategorised by Andrew Drummond

The following report was written by a non journalist and is interesting as it goes into some detail as to how courts work in Thailand for those not aware. It is unedited and the views are that of the American author Sim Plife (If Simple), a local foreigner who put it up on her Facebook page, and has invited use. …

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THE KOH TAO MURDER TRIAL – BRITAIN EXPECTS.

In Hannah Witheridge and David Miller, Koh Tao Murders, Uncategorised by Andrew Drummond

The two Burmese migrant labourers accused of the murder of Briton David Miller and the rape and murder of Hannah Witheridge were today remanded in custody until July next year when their trial has been scheduled to start. The hearings for 21-year-olds Wai Pho (Zaw Htun) and Zaw Lin, who have pleaded not guilty have been set for from July …

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SCOTLAND YARD AND KOH TAO – THE REPORT

In Hannah Witheridge and David Miller, Koh Tao Murders, Uncategorised by Andrew Drummond

THERE WAS NO SCOTLAND YARD INVESTIGATION The following press release was issued today by Andy Hall on behalf of the defence of the two young Burmese being held for the murder of Hannah Witheridge and David Miller.   It is published without comment. Scotland Yard officers spent a considerable time and money in Thailand ‘observing’ this case. Their visit followed …

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BURMESE INNOCENT OF MURDERS OF BRITS ON KOH TAO – SAYS BURMESE GOVERNMENT TEAM

In Hannah Witheridge and David Miller, Koh Tao Murders, Uncategorised, Zaw Lin by Andrew Drummond

FINDINGS FLY IN THE FACE OF PRESS STATEMENTS BY PARENTS OF VICTIMS From today’s Irrawaddy The Burmese migrant workers accused of the murders of Britons Hannah Witheridge and David Miller are innocent and should be acquitted of the murders if they face a fair trial – a Burmese government investigation team said today. The Myanmar investigation had traced Burmese witnesses …

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KOH TAO MURDERS – PROSECUTION FAIL TO MAKE DISCLOSURES

In Hannah Witheridge and David Miller, Koh Tao Murders, Uncategorised, Zaw Lin by Andrew Drummond

FOREIGN OFFICE SHOULD BE CALLED TO ACCOUNT The two Burmese migrant workers accused of the brutal killings of Hannah Witheridge and David Miller on the Thai ‘paradise island’ of Koh Tao, have been given just 16 more days to prepare their case which has now been quietly been brought forward to Boxing Day. But the prosecution has made no disclosure …

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KOH TAO MURDERS – PAGE ONE COMMENT – CAN THE BURMESE HAVE A FAIR TRIAL?

In Hannah Witheridge, Koh Tao Murders, Uncategorised by Andrew Drummond

There has been widespread publicity over the forthcoming trial of the two Burmese migrant workers who will be asked today to plead guilty to murder and rape charges relating to the barbaric killings of Britons Hannah Witheridge and David Miller – and also extremely silly ones of entering the country and working illegally something quite clearly the authorities on the …

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BURMESE BEG FOR HELP ON EVE OF KOH TAO MURDER TRIAL

In Hannah Witheridge and David Miller, Koh Tao Murders, Uncategorised by Andrew Drummond

‘Please don’t be scared to come forward’ The two Burmese migrant workers accused of murdering Hannah Witheridge and David Miller on the Thai island of Koh Tao today issued a letter through their lawyers begging for help in fighting their case. Twenty-one-year-olds Zaw Lin and Wai Phyo made the statement after the Thai prosecutor announced he would be issuing proceedings …

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COULD BURMESE BE SENTENCED BEFORE SCOTLAND YARD RELEASES MURDER REPORT?

In Andy Hall, Hannah Witheridge and David Miller, Koh Tao Murders, Uncategorised by Andrew Drummond

 CASE READY SAYS PROSECUTOR Prosecutors in Thailand may put the two young Burmese accused of the murders of Hannah Witheridge and David Miller on trial and convict them before Scotland Yard’s independent findings are made public. Chief Prosecutor Paiboon Achawananthakhun has announced on the island of Koh Samui that after sending the case back three times to police the file …