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Arisman given one year for defamation

Speeches against Abhisit had 'dishonest intent'

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The Criminal Court has sentenced red-shirt co-leader Arisman Pongruangrong to one year in prison for defaming Democrat Party leader Abhisit Vejjajiva. 

Red shirt co-leader Arisman Pongruangrongis releasedonbail of200,000 baht after the Criminal Court found him guilty yesterday of defaming Democrat leader Abhisit Vejjajiva and sentenced him to one year in jail. SURAPOLPROMSAKANA SAKOLNAKORN

Mr Arisman was granted bail after posting surety of 200,000 baht as he intends to lodge an appeal.

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