February 28, 2012
by Andrea Bottorff
The Bangkok Criminal Court on Tuesday convicted a leader of the royalist People's Alliance for Democracy Network, known as "yellow shirts," of corporate fraud. Yellow shirt movement founder and Thai media mogul Sondhi Limthongkul was sentenced to 20 years in prison without parole for violating ...[read more]
March 25, 2011
by Daniel Richey
The Civil Court of Thailand on Friday ordered the core leaders of the People's Alliance of Democracy (PAD), or "yellow shirts," to pay 522 million baht (USD $17 million) in damages to the Airports of Thailand (AOT) in connection with a massive 2008 sit-in protest that spanned eight days during ...[read more]
December 31, 2010
by Matt Glenn
The Bangkok Criminal Court sentenced 84 members of Thailand's People's Alliance for Democracy Network (PAD), known as the "yellow shirt" movement, to between six and 30 months in prison Thursday for their roles in a 2008 invasion of a Thai television station. The convictions are among the first ...[read more]
September 2, 2010
by Jay Carmella
A criminal court in Thailand on Thursday convicted two members of the pro-government People's Alliance for Democracy Network, known as "yellow shirts," of defaming former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra. Yellow shirt movement founder and Thai media mogul Sondhi Limthongkul and his former ...[read more]
April 26, 2010
by Daniel Richey
Thailand's pro-government People's Alliance for Democracy Network, known as yellow shirts, called Monday for a declaration of martial law to quell the anti-government movement spearheaded by the United Front for Democracy against Dictatorship, or red shirts. The s... ...[read more]
April 26, 2010
by Daniel Richey
Thailand's pro-government People's Alliance for Democracy Network, known as yellow shirts, called Monday for a declaration of martial law to quell the anti-government movement spearheaded by the United Front for Democracy against Dictatorship, or red shirts. The s... ...[read more]
October 9, 2008
by Kiely Lewandowski
Thailand's Court of Appeal Thursday reduced insurrection charges against nine People's Alliance for Democracy (PAD) activists following this week's violent clashes between police and PAD protesters. The court dismissed treason charges against the PAD members as groundless, but maintaine... ...[read more]
September 30, 2008
by Devin Montgomery
Leaders from Thailand's ruling People Power Party (PPP) said on Tuesday that the PPP plans to introduce amendments to the country's 2007 constitution, despite likely opposition. A spokesperson for the government said that in forming a new committee to draft the changes, the ruling coalition... ...[read more]
July 14, 2008
by Devin Montgomery
Protesters led by Thailand's People's Alliance for Democracy petitioned the country's National Counter Corruption Commission (NCCC) Monday, asking it to bring new corruption charges against government officials and former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra. The protesters are seeking new... ...[read more]
July 7, 2008
by Devin Montgomery
More than 3000 members of the People's Alliance for Democracy rallied outside of the Royal Thai Police Headquarters in Bangkok on Monday, calling for a speedy resolution to the corruption trials of former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra. According to a Bangkok Post report, the Nationa... ...[read more]

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