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Courtroom Drama in Thailand

September 11, 2006
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Courtroom Drama in Thailand

   The Courtroom at the Samut Prakan Criminal Court The first witness was called to testify and he was sworn in. The prosecutor then proceeded to ask him pertinent questions regarding the day the alleged crime took place. The first witness was the arresting officer. In the movies, what would happen next is that the…

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A Day in a Thai Court

September 7, 2006
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A Day in a Thai Court

Last Tuesday, I had the opportunity to visit the Provincial Criminal Court in Samut Prakan. It was a place that I didn’t really expect to find myself going. However, I had always been curious to go inside this large building which is by the river in Paknam. I went there to support one of my students from years…

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