BANGKOK (Reuters) – Thailand’s Constitutional Court ruled on Tuesday that key figures of the opposition Future Forward Party were not guilty of opposing the monarchy.

The verdict means the party will not be dissolved in one of several legal cases it faces.

Reporting by Panarat Thepgumpanat; Writing by Patpicha Tanakasempipat; Editing by Clarence Fernandez

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