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Cambodia criminalizes criticism of king

Cambodia’s government on Friday approved the country’s first lese majeste law handing a five year sentence to anyone found guilty of insulting the king, a move rights groups fear will be used …... The post Cambodia criminalizes criticism of king appeared first on Raw Story.
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