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A Thai Morality Drive Comes to Pattaya – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal
A Thai Morality Drive Comes to Pattaya
Wall Street Journal
PATTAYA, Thailand—The Thai junta is on a morality drive and police in Pattaya are trying to help out by arresting and fining the beach resort's transgender sex workers. Pattaya has plenty of other problems. Law enforcers in the city, a two-hour drive

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Gammy case: new ‘victim’ emerges – The Australian

Gammy case: new 'victim' emerges
The Australian
“A lot of times with sex offences the victim simply cannot take any more because the offender blames them and refuses to proceed as a witness. Even when people plead guilty or are found guilty the sentence sometimes does not appear sufficient when you …

Thai murder cases and sex industry inspire Lindfield author – Mid Sussex Times


Mid Sussex Times
Thai murder cases and sex industry inspire Lindfield author
Mid Sussex Times
A Lindfield author uses his experiences living in Thailand and 25 years in the investment industry to inspire his writing. Matt Carrell has written novels influenced by Thai murder cases and the notorious Thai sex industry. “I'm constantly being asked

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Thailand fights rising HIV among gay men – Times of India


Times of India
Thailand fights rising HIV among gay men
Times of India
Perhaps the biggest step in the campaign was in March last year with the release of guidelines on how to prevent the spread of HIV in men who have sex with men and transgender people. The guidelines came nearly 30 years after the first AIDS case was …
Thailand holds first blood test party in a bid to promote HIV testingSBS

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Tattooed ‘entrepreneur’ scoffs at Thai crackdown on sex tourism – Sydney Morning Herald


Sydney Morning Herald
Tattooed 'entrepreneur' scoffs at Thai crackdown on sex tourism
Sydney Morning Herald
Pattaya: Tim "Sharky" Ward boasts he pays to have sex with many Thai women. The muscle-bound and tattooed former Australian loan shark and nightclub owner says his life is "there for all see" and he is not ashamed of it. "I am a single man. There's no

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A Thai Morality Drive Comes to Pattaya – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal
A Thai Morality Drive Comes to Pattaya
Wall Street Journal
PATTAYA, Thailand—The Thai junta is on a morality drive and police in Pattaya are trying to help out by arresting and fining the beach resort's transgender sex workers. Pattaya has plenty of other problems. Law enforcers in the city, a two-hour drive

and more »

Gammy case: new ‘victim’ emerges – The Australian

Gammy case: new 'victim' emerges
The Australian
“A lot of times with sex offences the victim simply cannot take any more because the offender blames them and refuses to proceed as a witness. Even when people plead guilty or are found guilty the sentence sometimes does not appear sufficient when you …

Thai murder cases and sex industry inspire Lindfield author – Mid Sussex Times


Mid Sussex Times
Thai murder cases and sex industry inspire Lindfield author
Mid Sussex Times
A Lindfield author uses his experiences living in Thailand and 25 years in the investment industry to inspire his writing. Matt Carrell has written novels influenced by Thai murder cases and the notorious Thai sex industry. “I'm constantly being asked

and more »

Thailand fights rising HIV among gay men – Times of India


Times of India
Thailand fights rising HIV among gay men
Times of India
Perhaps the biggest step in the campaign was in March last year with the release of guidelines on how to prevent the spread of HIV in men who have sex with men and transgender people. The guidelines came nearly 30 years after the first AIDS case was …
Thailand holds first blood test party in a bid to promote HIV testingSBS

all 35 news articles »

Tattooed ‘entrepreneur’ scoffs at Thai crackdown on sex tourism – Sydney Morning Herald


Sydney Morning Herald
Tattooed 'entrepreneur' scoffs at Thai crackdown on sex tourism
Sydney Morning Herald
But Mr Ward's philandering ways and those of thousands of other foreign men like him are set to come under scrutiny as Thailand's military rulers embark on a morality drive to transform the country's image from being a sex-trade destination to one

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