Thai comedian loses appeal against ‘royal slur’ charge and will serve two years in jail

By Agence France-Presse
Thursday, May 1, 2014 5:35 EDT
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A Thai comedian and prominent “Red Shirt” political activist lost an appeal Thursday against a two-year prison term under the kingdom’s strict royal defamation law. The Court of Appeals upheld the sentence handed to Yosawaris Chuklom, who goes by the…

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