Prasert Prakoonsuksapan

PrasertPrasert Prakoonsuksapan is a former senator from Khon Kaen. He was accused of lese majesteon 8 April 2015 by Sorachat Thongpen, the secretary-general of Dhammaphiban Group (Good Governance Group) of People’s Network Against Corruption.

Sorachat accused Prasert of unspecified lese majeste offenses, saying he had made remarks and references which could be viewed as defaming the monarchy on many occasions.

Sorachat handed police voice recordings and video clips of Prasert as evidence of his charges. He urged the Justice Ministry to take appropriate legal actions against the accused.

Media reports of Prasert’s case:

Prachatai, 9 April 2015: “Former senator from Thailand’s Northeast accused of defaming monarchy