Yangon court ignored prosecutor’s charges in handing Zeya Phyo a 5-year term, association says, calling the move unprecedented
Gunman, conspirator get death penalty; two accomplices handed jail terms in 2017 shooting death
This week, The Irrawaddy marks the 2nd anniversary of the lawyer’s assassination by asking the prosecutor in the case about the prospects for justice.
Rumors and questions around the death of U Ko Ni continue to run rampant as the authorities fail to bring his killers to justice.
Court and police procedure questioned in defamation case against Myanmar Now editor brought by follower of ultranationalist monk U Wirathu
Amid predictions that the trial will soon conclude, the suspected murder mastermind remains at large while the chief of security at the scene of the crime has yet to testify in cou
Zeya Phyo says phone records linking him to alleged mastermind of prominent lawyer’s assassination are fake.
One suspect now charged with conspiracy to murder, firearms charge dropped; another suspect’s charge changed from conspiracy to abetting.