Thailand New Drug Law Reduces Criminal Penalties

The newly enacted Thailand Narcotics Law of 2021 will have the effect of reducing the numbers of defendants imprisoned as a result of drug offenses. The newly enacted Thailand Narcotics Law of 2021 will have the effect […]

Thailand Cannabis Decriminalization Act

Credit photo by Alpinols AG The text of the draft Thailand Cannabis Decriminalization Act is now available. Some important provisions include: “Household hemp” means the cultivation of cannabis at home for personal consumption in order to maintain […]

The pandemic has created a lot of stress to family

  Credit photo by June Badger The pandemic has created a lot of stress, particularly with families going through a divorce. Covid-19 is making divorce and child custody cases more complicated. Divorcing parents often have disagreements […]

Thailand’s New Cannabis Decriminalization Explained

  Credit photo click here On January 25th, the Narcotics Control Board (NACC) Committee of the Thailand parliament approved, in principle, the removal of cannabis and hemp from the Thailand Narcotics Control Act, Category 5. In theory, […]

Informed consent in Thailand?

Photo by Michele Plunkett Thailand law requires that medical professionals provide full disclosure regarding any medical treatment or procedure pursuant to the Thailand Medical Act. However, in light of the recent covid-19 emergency laws and regulations, […]