An American expat in Thailand is being sued by a Koh Chang resort after leaving poor reviews on TripAdvisor and Google. Photo: Shutterstock An American expat in Thailand is being sued by a Koh Chang resort after leaving poor reviews on TripAdvisor and Google. Photo: Shutterstock
An American expat in Thailand is being sued by a Koh Chang resort after leaving poor reviews on TripAdvisor and Google. Photo: Shutterstock
Mercedes Hutton
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Welcome to Thailand, where a negative TripAdvisor review can get you jailed

  • An American expat is facing up to two years in jail after being sued by a Koh Chang resort for defamation
  • Thailand has notoriously strict libel laws that have long been criticised by human rights advocates

An American expat in Thailand is being sued by a Koh Chang resort after leaving poor reviews on TripAdvisor and Google. Photo: Shutterstock An American expat in Thailand is being sued by a Koh Chang resort after leaving poor reviews on TripAdvisor and Google. Photo: Shutterstock
An American expat in Thailand is being sued by a Koh Chang resort after leaving poor reviews on TripAdvisor and Google. Photo: Shutterstock
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