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WANTED BY SCOTLAND YARD? WHAT IS IT WITH THIS ‘CHILLING EFFECT IN THAILAND?’

In General News by Andrew Drummond

MONEY MONEY MONEY. IT’S A RICH MAN’S WORLD Mark Hallett, from Somerset, wanted in the UK for fraud and money-laundering, photographs 1 million baht in a Bangkok apartment When the defence lawyers for Zaw Lynn and Wai Phyo, the two Burmese charged and convicted for the murders in Thailand of Britons David Miller and Hannah Witheridge, pleaded in the High Court in London for the Scotland …

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

In General News, scam, scammers by Andrew Drummond

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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SOPHISTICATED BRITISH ‘BERK’ ARRESTED BY THAI POLICE

In General News by Andrew Drummond

Police in Somerset have been in touch with police in Bangkok over the case of Mark Hallett – a British scammer first exposed on this site as one of the new ‘sophisticated berks of Bangkok’. Hallett, 48, skipped the UK while facing 11 fraud charges related to a Ponzi’ investment scheme. His father was a scrap dealer in Somerset. He …