In this photo taken Aug. 3, 2010, Amphon Tangnoppakul, right, pauses as he is arrested by Thai police officers of defaming Thailand's royal family in mobile phone text messages at his house in ... more 
In this photo taken Aug. 3, 2010, Amphon Tangnoppakul, right, pauses as he is arrested by Thai police officers of defaming Thailand's royal family in mobile phone text messages at his house in Bangkok, Thailand. Amphon, who became known as "Uncle SMS" after he was convicted from the charge has died while serving his 20-year prison term, his lawyer said Tuesday, May 8, 2012. (AP Photo) less 
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Tue, May 8, 2012 5:29 AM EDT