May 15, 2021

Category: Legal Matters

Legal Matters

Cambodian Court Launches Trial of Prominent Union Leader Rong Chhun

A court in Cambodia on Friday held a trial for prominent union leader Rong Chhun on charges of “incitement,” drawing criticism from his lawyer who said the judge’s line of questioning assumed the defendant’s guilt. Scores of Cambodian civil society groups have condemned the arrest of the president of the Cambodian Confederation of Trade Unions, […]

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Cambodia Soliciting Vaccine Donations ‘Populist, Corrupt’: Acting Opposition Chief Sam Rainsy

The acting president of Cambodia’s opposition party, Sam Rainsy, on Thursday slammed the country’s government for soliciting donations to buy coronavirus vaccines as “populist” and “corrupt,” prompting the ruling party to label his comments a form of “incitement.” In a statement posted to his Facebook account, Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) acting chief Sam Rainsy […]

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PM Reiterates Independence of Cambodian Court

Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has repeatedly confirmed the independence of the country’s court. At the get-together with 153 members of the Royal Government’s legal team and Samdech Techo’s voluntary legal team at the Peace Palace here this morning, the Premier said foreigners cannot put […]

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