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Legal news from Wednesday, August 16, 2017
by Lawrenz Fares

A Thai provincial court in the north eastern province of Khon Kaen sentenced activist Jatupat "Pai Dao Din" Boonpattararaksa to two-and-a-half years in prison for sharing a BBC article about Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun on Facebook on Tuesday. The article concerned personal details concerning Maha's life as the crown prince, including information …

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by Lawrenz Fares

The German constitutional court (ECB) sent a case concerning the European Central Bank attempt to buy $2.7 trillion dollar's worth of bonds to the European Court of Justice (ECJ) on Tuesday. The Publice Sector Purchase Program (PSPP) of the ECB started in March 2015 in order …

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