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Thailand magazine editor jailed for criticising king

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Published on Jan 23, 2013

A Thai magazine editor, Somyot Pruk-saka-semsuk, was sentenced to 10 years in prison for two articles he wrote back in 2010. Judges decided the articles violated Thailand's lese majeste laws, which make it illegal for anyone to criticise the monarchy. Al Jazeera's Wayne Hay reports from Bangkok.

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