Thach Setha, the outspoken vice-president of the Candlelight Party (CP), was detained on January 16 on an arrest warrant issued by the Phnom Penh Municipal Court earlier that day for writing out several cheques that bounced since 2019.
The Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) requested the relevant authorities in Kampong Speu province to prevent Baset district administration chief Sin Sarun from selling state land.
The Phnom Penh Municipal Court sentenced in absentia exiled political analyst Kim Sok to 18 months in prison over defamation and incitement charges.
Tboung Khmum provincial court has issued a summons to Kong Korm, the Supreme Advisor of the Candlelight Party (CP), asking him to testify over a defamation suit filed by Cambodian People’s Party (CPP), in early February. However, the court did not mention the date he has to appear before the court.