Apichart Thepnu

Eleven months after they kidnapped, robbed and raped two Russian women on Christmas night 2012, an accused murderer, a Pattaya jet ski vendor and a third man have been sentenced to more than a combined 100 years in prison.

Legal advice center opens at Jomtien courthouse

Wednesday, 04 September 2013 17:05
Pattaya lawyers this week began offering free legal advice and assistance to tourists and residents at an expanded legal center at the Pattaya Court in Jomtien.

Judges honor father of Thai justice system

Thursday, 22 August 2013 09:46
Chief Justice Apichart Thepnu saluted the father of the Thai justice system in this year’s Rapee Day ceremony in Pattaya. At the Aug. 7 ceremony at Pattaya Provincial Court, Judge Apichart lit candles and incense in honor of the three gems. 9 Buddhist monks from Chaimongkol...

Pattaya Courthouse marks 13th anniversary

Wednesday, 12 June 2013 16:14
Law enforcement officials marked the 13th anniversary of Pattaya’s Courthouse with a merit-making ceremony. Chief Justice Apichart Thepnu welcomed Chonburi police commander Maj. Gen Khatcha Thatsart, Nongprue chief Col. Somnuk Changate and Banglamung Police Superintendent Col. Supachai Puikaewkam to the May 31 ceremony.
The Pattaya Courthouse is helping Pattaya-area residents prepare for the ASEAN Economic Community by educating them on dispute settlement and related laws.