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A Thai activist who was charged with insulting the royal family has died while in pre-trial detention. The activist, who had been detained since 2014, was facing up to 15 years in prison for violating Thailand’s strict lese majeste law. His death has sparked outrage and renewed calls for reform of the law.

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