Tag Archives: thailand

Index Index – International free speech roundup 23/01/13

Index Index – International free speech roundup 23/01/13

On Lèse majesté

Our friend Roby Alampay of the South East Asian Press Alliance has an interesting post on Comment is Free on the iniquities of Thailand’s lèse majesté laws: ‘The charge of lese-majesty [sic] can be brought against anyone by anybody else. In the past year, police summoned an academic who questioned the royal family’s involvement in [...]