Thailand anti-corruption commission members convicted for illegal pay raise Jamie Sterling at 2:21 PM ET
[JURIST] Thailand's Constitutional Court [official website] Thursday found the members of Thailand's anti-corruption commission, the National Counter Corruption Commission (NCCC) [official website], guilty of illegally increasing their pay. The court, however, did not enforce possible two year jail sentences in light of all the good work the watchdog commission had done in the past. It is still unknown whether the commissioners will lose their jobs. Reuters has more.
Paper Chase is JURIST's real-time legal news service, powered by a team of 30 law student reporters and editors led by law professor Bernard Hibbitts at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. As an educational service, Paper Chase is dedicated to presenting important legal news and materials rapidly, objectively and intelligibly in an accessible, ad-free format.