Thailand's Attorney General files charges against former PM Yingluck

February 19, 2015 4:43 AM

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Thailand's Attorney General files charges against former PM Yingluck

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand's Attorney General filed charges to the Supreme Court against deposed prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Thursday, in a case that could result in a 10-year jail term if she is found guilty.

Yingluck was charged with negligence for her role in a subsidy scheme that paid farmers above market prices for their rice that has cost the state billions of dollars. She denies wrongdoing.

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