Former Bavet City governor Chhouk Bundith failed to show up Thursday to the Appeal Court for the rehearing of his case for shooting three garment workers in February 2012. It has been more than 20 months since Chhouk Bundith opened fire into a crowd of pro*testing workers during a demonstration for higher wages and benefits at Svay Rieng province’s special economic zone, injuring three garment workers. Since then, Chhouk Bundith’s case has bounced back and forth be*tween the provincial court and Phnom Penh’s Appeal Court. After the provincial court an*nounced in December that it had dismissed all charges
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