Before Mother's Day in Thailand, a 68-year-old woman visited her son in prison. He was arrested and detained under Section 112 and the Computer Crimes Act.
On 10th August, 2 days before Mother's Day in Thailand, a 68-year-old woman visited her son at the Bangkok Remand Prison. Her son, Mr. Surapak was arrested and detained under Section 112 of Criminal Code and the Computer Crimes Act.
He was not granted bail, and his case is to be heard in court on September 18 2012. Thailand's Computer Crime Act defines computer crimes offenses and punishments for computer relented and cyber-crime.
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prachatai. (August 24, 2012). A Prison Visit on Mother\'s Day. Retrieved May 24, 2013, from EngageMedia Web site: http://www.engagemedia.org/Members/prachatai/videos/a-prison-visit-on-mothers-day.