CJ rejects pick for Supreme Court chief
Accused of fishing for agreeable opinions
- 4 Jul 2017 at 06:16
- WRITER: POST REPORTERS
The Courts of Justice (CJ) has rejected the nomination of the Appeal Court president Sirichai Watthanayothin as president of the Supreme Court, said Suebpong Sripongkul, the CJ spokesman.
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The CJ voted unanimously 14-0 to reject the nomination, despite Mr Sirichai being the most senior justice in line for the Supreme Court presidency.