Updated: New historical lese majeste information

28 01 2013

**We have fixed a bad link in the items below.

Readers may be interested in the new posts PPT has in its updated and reorganized Historical Commentary section of our page on Lese majeste and the monarchy (eventually we will be revising this whole page). The cases refer to the mid-190s. For convenience, we post the new links here:

newUCL Newsletters reporting on Sulak Sivaraksa’s interesting lese majeste case in 1984-5.

newUCL, “Case of lèse majesté at Chiangmai Province,” UCL Newsletter, Vol. 2, 1985, p. 7. According to another UCL Newsletter (Oct-Dec 1985) report the case was eventually thrown out for lack of witnesses.

newUCL, Oct-Dec 1985, reporting several lese majeste cases and convictions.