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TOURIST, 19, FLEES THAILAND WITH HER MUM AFTER KRABI ‘RAPE’ ATTACK

In General News by Andrew Drummond

MUM ISSUES VIDEO WARNING AFTER HER DAUGHTER IS THREATENED ‘RAPIST’ POSTS ‘DOUBLE BED’ MESSAGE ON SAINT VALENTINE’S DAY POLICE INVESTIGATOR USED GOOGLE TRANSLATE! EVIL MAN OF KRABI 2? A young Norwegian, who regularly visited Thailand with her mother to volunteer for a small animal charity, says she fled after being raped by a local man after visiting a bar in southern province …

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

In General News by Andrew Drummond

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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KOH TAO MURDER AND BRITAIN’S POLICY OF APPEASEMENT

In Uncategorised by Andrew Drummond

WE’VE SEEN IT ALL BEFORE PAGE ONE COMMENT The brave and shocking letter written by Laura Witheridge, whose younger sister Hannah was murdered with David Miller on Koh Tao in Thailand, has as predicted caused a rumpus in Britain with just about every major media outlet covering the story – from the red tops to the heavies, from Sky to …

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TWENTY FIVE YEARS OF MURDER IN THAILAND PART I

In Uncategorised by Andrew Drummond

THAILAND’S MURDER HISTORY FROM A BRITISH FOREIGN CORRESPONDENT’S VIEW  INTRODUCTION: Following the controversial death sentences on the young Burmese men Wai Phyo and Zaw Lin in Koh Samui for the murders last year on Koh Tao of Hannah Witheridge and Davild Miller, I have been asked to detail the controversial cases where flagrant breaches of Thai justice  occurred or were …

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THE KOH TAO MURDERS – IF THE VERDICT WAS WRONG TIME WILL NOT TELL

In Andy Hall, David Hannah. murder Koh Tao, Hannah Witheridge, Hannah Witheridge and David Miller, Human Rights Abuses, Human Rights Watch, murder Koh Tao, murders, Uncategorised, Zaw Lin by Andrew Drummond

By the six o’clock BBC evening news in London yesterday the mews that Wai Phyo and Zaw Lin had been found guilty and sentenced to death for the Koh Tao murders was well down the agenda, coming after a car crash with one fatality, floods in Cumbria and a bus crash with no fatalities. Any doubt about the prosecution of …

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THAI JUSTICE ON TRIAL AGAIN AS BURMESE AWAIT THEIR FATE IN ‘PARADISE’

In Andy Hall, British Embassy, David Hannah. murder Koh Tao, Hannah Witheridge, Hannah Witheridge and David Miller, migrant workers, murder Koh Tao by Andrew Drummond

  With just two days to go before the court in Koh Samui, Thailand, returns a verdict on the two young Burmese accused of the murders of David Miller and Hannah Witheridge on Koh Tao the defence pro-bono lawyers, appointed by the Lawyers Council of Thailand, and the Migrant Workers Rights Network have put out a statement detailing why Wai …

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THE ‘CHILLING EFFECT’ – KOH TAO SUSPECTS SACRIFICED FOR BRITISH GOVERNMENT INTERESTS?

In Hannah Witheridge, murder, Uncategorised, Zaw Lin by Andrew Drummond

‘I feel considerable unease’ – Justice Green Case No: HQ15X0311 Queen Bench Division, High Court of Justice The two young Burmese accused of the murders of Hannah Witheridge and David Miller on the Thai island of Koh Tao were sacrificed by the British authorities in the interests of continued police co-operation between the Royal Thai Police and Scotland Yard. Ruling …

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KOH TAO MURDER TRIAL TO START TODAY

In Hannah Witheridge, murder, Uncategorised by Andrew Drummond

THAI JUSTICE ON TRIAL The trial over the controversial  murders of British backpackers Hannah Witheridge and David Miller is to start in a few hours time on the Thai holiday island of Koh Samui. But first the judges will have to rule whether the defence will be allowed to examine DNA evidence and the method by which is was gathered …