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MORE BRIT ACCUSED ‘CRIMINALS’ GO FREE IN THAILAND – BUT NOBODY’S BEING DUMB

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While Thailand’s military government claims to be on a crusade against corruption, and a lot of Thai people have swallowed this hook line and sinker, Brits in Thailand continue to suffer thanks to the country’s ambivalent attitude to so called foreign criminals.   In June British police were delighted at the arrest of Mark Hallett, from Somerset, a Briton they …

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WHY KOH TAO MURDER CASE SHOULD BE THROWN OUT

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BUT DEFENCE SHY OVER BRINGING THAILAND’S POLICE LABORATORY INTO DISREPUTE A summary of the appeal by the ‘Koh Tao Two’ against conviction and the death sentence for the murders of British tourists Hannah Witheridge and David Miller appears to totally demolish a sloppy prosecution case in the controversial trial in Thailand. The appeal highlights blatant lies, the cover-up of contradictory …

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INTERNATIONAL INQUIRY SOUGHT INTO THAI POLICE DNA PRACTICES

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THAI JUDICIAL SYSTEM AND POLICE UNDER MICROSCOPE AS LEGAL AND FORENSIC EXPERTS DEMOLISH POLICE DNA PROCEDURES IN HOLIDAY ISLAND MURDERS. WORSE CASE SCENARIO: TWO INNOCENT BURMESE WERE DELIBERATELY SET UP FOR THE DEATH PENALTY Thai police are to be reported to an international regulator over their conduct in the investigation of two young Burmese men for the murders of Britons Hannah …

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FLAWS IN THAILAND’S JUSTICE SYSTEM EXPOSED IN KOH TAO TRIAL

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JOURNALISTS FORBIDDEN TO TAKE NOTES MEANT FULL RIGHTS TO PUBLIC HEARING IMPAIRED A report by Solicitors International Human Rights Group has quietly condemned Thailand’s justice system after monitoring the trial of Burmese Zaw Lin and Wai Phyo for the murder of Briton David Miller and murder and rape of Hannah Witheridge. Couched in polite terms the group calls on the …

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THAI TOURISM CROSSROADS – WHICH WAY NEXT?

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AND HAVE THE DEATHS OF TOURISTS NOW TIPPED THE BALANCE? The news that tourist deaths in Thailand have risen 54 per cent in a year is perhaps surprising. But more surprising is the fact that the fact that the statistics were released. They came from the Bureau of Prevention and Assistance in Tourist Fraud an organisation I have never ever …

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‘It was murder…and we won’t let it rest’

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SO FAR THAI POLICE HAVE SUGGESTED THEY MIGHT SUE INTERNET POSTERS.  BUT THE EMPTY THREATS HAVE NOT STOPPED ALLEGATIONS COMING FAST AND FURIOUS Nichola, Luke, James – FB Luke’s Legacy Holiday friends of Luke Miller whose body was found in the pool of the Sunset Bar on the Thai island of Koh Tao earlier this month are understood to now …