31 Dec '11, 11am

Today is the second day of the trial against a Thai labour activist.

Today is the second day of the trial against a Thai labour activist.

For a prisoner to be moved around the country in this way is unusual and his supporters believe it is another tactic to increase the pressure on political prisoners to plead guilty and keep supporters away from the trial. So far this tactic isn't working and Somyot's suipporters were out in force on the first day of his trial. You can read a report of day one of Somyot's trial at http://freesomyot.wordpress.com/2011/12/04/summary-of-somyots-first-court-hearing/

Full article: http://www.cleanclothes.org/news/somyot-updates

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