lese majesty

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Synonyms for lese majesty

lack of proper respect

Synonyms for lese majesty

a crime that undermines the offender's government

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It was not sparing Modi, and his political major domo and now president of the Bharatiya Janata party, Amit Shah, that Teesta committed the crime of lese majesty.
Her large libel awards were partly because of lese majesty. As a commoner, I did not even get back my $1,000 back.
The country's lese majesty laws protect the Thai royal family, making it an offence to insult the monarchy.
As a result of mass manipulation and the strict enforcement of the lese majesty, King Bhumibol is revered as a semi-god and viewed as the most stabilizing factor in Thai politics.