Australian film-maker ‘learned of Cambodia espionage charges on grapevine’

James Ricketson granted trial delay he asked for after telling judge it was not clear he had been indicted.

The trial of Australian film-maker and accused spy James Ricketson has been postponed in a Cambodian court after a bench of three judges granted him more time to prepare his defence.

Ricketson has told the Phnom Penh court he was told he would be charged with espionage only last week and he has not been served with a formal indictment.

Read the full story: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/jun/15/james-ricketson-cambodia-espionage-charges-grapevine-australian-film-maker-court

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