Chiranuch Premchaiporn, the director of Prachatai news site, was detained at Suvarnabhumi International Airport upon her return from the Google-backed Internet At Liberty 2010 in Budapest, Hungary.
The arrest warrant was issued by Khon Kaen Provincial court for the violation of Sections 14 and 15 of the Computer Crime Act and Section 112 of the Criminal Code, or lèse majesté.
Update: Chiranuch is now bailed out.
- Prachatai director detained by police at Suvarnabhumi, Prachatai English
- Update on Chiranuch’s arrest #1, Prachatai English
- Webmaster of popular Thai news website arrested on return from Internet freedom conference, The Canadian Press