The Bar Association of Cambodia has written to Justice Minister Ang Vong Vattana requesting that an official price be set for photocopies of court case files, claiming that court clerks are taking advantage of the current system by charging lawyers extortionate amounts. The letter, dated October 30 and obtained Tuesday, informs Mr. Vong Vattana of “difficulties in re*questing the copying of documents from related case files because the clerks who are in charge of the case files demand too much.” “The prices set by the clerks in this manner causes disputes between lawyers and clerks and disputes between
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