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Thailand's ex-PM Yingluck enters plea in trial for role in rice subsidy scheme

Thailand's former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra entered a plea of not guilty Tuesday at the start of a trial that could see her jailed for a decade, a ruling that would deepen the country's decade-long political crisis.

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Thailand's former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra entered a plea of not guilty Tuesday at the start of a trial that could see her jailed for a decade, which critics say is part of a politically motivated campaign against her family.