Bail approved for student activist Benja
Student facing royal insult charge can continue studies but must wear monitoring bracelet
The Criminal Court has approved bail for the temporary release of a 23-year-old Thammasat University student charged with royal insult, so that she can continue her studies.
Benja Apa will be required to wear an electronic monitoring (EM) device, according to the order issued by the Southern Bangkok Criminal Court on Friday.
Ms Benja, a member of the United Front of Thammasat and Demonstration activist group, is facing lese majeste charges for speeches…