The Supreme Court on Friday upheld the life sentences of former anti-drug police chief Moek Dara and his co-defendant Chea Leng, effectively bringing to an end any hope the pair have of ever being released. The men were jailed for life by the Banteay Meanchey Provincial Court in 2012 on more than 25 counts of drug trafficking and corruption—a sentence that was upheld last year by the Court of Appeal. A third defendant, Morn Doeun, confessed to the charges, but fled before he could be tried. His 25-year prison sentenced was reduced by five years last year, but
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