Saturday, September 07th, 2013 / Victor
Judges, experts discuss integration of women’s rights
There is a possibility that the so-called “battered wife syndrome” can be considered as evidence to possibly mitigate criminal action against women who end up killing their spouse after being repeatedly subjected to physical or emotional abuse.
Saturday, April 27th, 2013 / Victor
Charter court judges face pressure
Calls for the removal of the Constitutional Court judges are growing on two fronts – an ongoing pressure campaign by the red shirts, and legal proceedings to be launched by MPs and senators.
Tuesday, April 16th, 2013 / Victor
Independence of Judges and Lawyers Central to Human Rights
The following is a statement issued by a group of Asian jurists, who met from 9-11 April in Bangkok, to discuss about threats to professional freedom of lawyers and the independence of the judiciary in Asia. Jurists from Sri Lanka, India, Nepal, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Burma, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, South Korea, Vietnam, and Hong Kong attended the consultation.
Tuesday, March 26th, 2013 / Victor
Judges named for Noppadon case
The Supreme Court yesterday named nine judges to preside over the case involving former foreign minister Noppadon Pattama for a charge of lapse of duty in 2008.