U.S.-Thai pair facing death for ‘sea home’ should fight the charge – Thailand says

FILE PHOTO: A floating home, lived in by an American man and his Thai partner, is pictured in the Andaman Sea, off Phuket island in Thailand, April 13, 2019. Royal Thai Navy/Handout via REUTERS

BANGKOK (Reuters) – A senior Thai government official on Friday urged a U.S. man and a Thai woman on the run from a possible death sentence for building an off-shore “sea home” to fight the charge in court. The two, Chad Elwartowski and his partner Supranee Thepdet, have been accused of violating Thai sovereignty by […]

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