BJT sues Chuvit Kamolvisit for harm to get together reputation

The Bhumjaithai Party (BJT) has filed a lawsuit towards the previous politician and whistleblower Chuvit Kamolvisit, accusing him of damaging the popularity of its celebration candidates and looking for 100 million baht in damages. The party’s legal professionals, Natchanikarn Ketkhamkhwa and Pichai Iem-on claim that Chuvit has harmed the party’s recognition within the lead-up to the overall elections.
The BJT can also be requesting a court injunction to prevent the ex-massage parlour magnate from attending its ultimate election marketing campaign rally today in Bangkok. Fast get together is requesting the injunction to ban any potential disruptions by Chuvit at any BJT occasions from right now until election day.
Chuvit has publicly opposed the BJT’s cannabis coverage and urged voters to help his campaign against the leisure use of the plant. The BJT has maintained that it supports the medicinal use of cannabis but opposes leisure use. However, this stance resulted from its push to take away hashish from the national list of managed drugs before a legislation could possibly be properly enacted to make clear what’s and is not allowed.
Lawyer Pichai defined that the BJT is suing Chuvit as a end result of he has infringed upon the rights of the party, and additional intimidated its members and supporters close to Din Daeng police station in Bangkok on May 2nd. Untold relies on the marketing campaign budgets of get together candidates in 400 constituencies throughout the nation, amounting to 1.9 million baht per constituency MP.
The court has accepted the lawsuit for consideration, with witness examinations scheduled to begin on July 3rd. A determination on the injunction was anticipated yesterday night. Pichai said that Chuvit continues to be free to carry press conferences and give media interviews throughout the framework of the law. The get together, nevertheless, has requested that he keep away from staging any moves in opposition to it near their rally venues to prevent potential confrontations.
In April, a courtroom granted a temporary injunction in response to a BJT request that barred Chuvit from criticising its hashish coverage. This determination raised issues amongst free-speech advocates, however it was swiftly overturned by the Civil Court, which stated that the basic public has the best to be informed about the benefits and potential risks of cannabis utilization..

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