Brynjar Mettinisson has been placed in jail in Thailand for "fíkniefnamisferlis" (not translated from Islandic). Thailand is world famous for one of the world strongest drug legislation. Brynjar can sit up to 30 years in prison.
Somyot Pruksakasemsuk was arrested for his activities as a journalist. He is just one of a number of activists who find themselves in Bangkok Remand Prison for their democratic activities in the run up to the Thai elections in 2011 Contains frequent updates and has some information about life in a Thai prison.
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