Op-ed: Letpadaung convictions taint the legal system

My colleagues Vani Sathisan and Hay Man Oo have published an opinion piece in today’s Myanmar Times on the Letpadung protester’s unfair conviction.

“They can imprison my body, but never my mind,” U Nay Myo Zin told us just before police led him into the Dagon township courtroom last week.

Protesters display banners in front of the Chinese embassy in Yangon on December 25, 2014. Photo: AFP

Protesters display banners in front of the Chinese embassy in Yangon on December 25, 2014. Photo: AFP

For the full story see: http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/opinion/14610-letpadaung-convictions-taint-the-legal-system.html

http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/opinion/14610-letpadaung-convictions-taint-the-legal-system.html

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