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    Step inside a haunted prison

    Life, Published on 17/10/2018

    » Megabangna invites brave minds to join a bone-chilling mission during "Mega Ghost Festival: Haunted Prison" at the Mega Plaza on the first floor, from Friday until Oct 31.


    Prison drug business: High risk, higher pay

    Terry Fredrickson, Published on 24/08/2012

    » If you ever wonder why people get into the risky illegal drug business, the answer is simple. The pay can be good, very good, even in prison A police crackdown is underway to stop that.


    Pattani prison riot

    Terry Fredrickson, Published on 06/09/2011

    » A prison riot in Pattani Central Prison turned deadly yesterday as Buddhist and Muslim inmates clashed.


    Historic prison reopens

    Terry Fredrickson, Published on 16/09/2011

    » Maj Gen Sanan Kachornprasart was once a “guest” there and so was Maj Gen Chamlong Srimuang and Veerakarn Musikhapong. The Special Branch Police [SBP] prison has had many famous inmates imprisoned for political or national security crimes.

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    A look at prison muay Thai

    Life, Kong Rithdee, Published on 24/05/2017

    » Thailand is splashed across the main screen of the Cannes Film Festival this year. A Prayer Before Dawn is not a Thai film, but this UK-France production takes place entirely in Thailand -- precisely in the rancid, violence-prone prison where inmates are crammed into small dormitories and fight to stay alive. Based on a book by ex-convict William Moore, who spent years at Klong Prem Prison for selling ya ba, the film, directed by Jean-Stephane Sauvaire, is an intense look at hard life in the hellhole, before Moore (played by British actor Joe Cole) finds redemption in the prison's muay Thai boxing programme.


    Prison time for pay: Police can arrange it for you?

    Jon Fernquest, Published on 09/12/2016

    » Poor Man says hired by police to go to prison for rich factory owner but police cheated him paid half, 4 years not 4 months in jail.

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    A different kind of prison

    Muse, Published on 17/09/2016

    » Insein Prison, an infamous cell in Yangon, has been notoriously known for its abysmal condition. During the 1980s, the Myanmar junta used the phrase "going to Moscow" to make a threat to opponents. Political activists knew that "going to Moscow" was going to Insein prison, a trip worse than death itself. The prison fortress is known locally as the "darkest hellhole in Myanmar".


    Women's prison orders activist body search probe

    News, Achara Ashayagachat, Published on 14/05/2016

    » A women's prison in Bangkok has ordered a probe into the alleged maltreatment of a female student activist and promised to introduce bio-body scan equipment at women's prisons within three months, a senior official said on Friday.


    Jaruvan gets prison term for funds misuse

    News, Post Reporters, Published on 01/12/2015

    » The Criminal Court yesterday sentenced former auditor-general Khunying Jaruvan Maintaka to two years in prison for misusing state funds by taking officials to a religious ceremony instead of attending a seminar in 2003. 


    Lak Si political prison may be shut

    King-oua Laohong, Published on 16/07/2014

    » The Corrections Department is considering shutting down Thailand's only prison for political prisoners, in Bangkok's Lak Si area, two years after its highly publicised opening.

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