No bail for protest leaders - Bangkok Post

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No bail for protest leaders - Bangkok Post
Bangkok Post.

The Court of Appeal on Monday rejected a request to release four leaders of the Ratsadon Group -- Parit Chiwarak, Arnon Nampa, Patipan Luecha and Somyot Phrueksakasemsuk -- citing their disrespect for the monarchy and saying they posed a flight risk.

The ruling, which was read out at the Criminal Court, denied their temporary release, saying their offences have tarnished the reputation of the royal institution and the charges against them carry heavy penalties.

The protest leaders were previously denied bail by the Court of First Instance.

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