YouTube star faces defamation charges for insulting dress worn by Miss Universe contestant that Thai princess designed

A Thai YouTube personality is facing defamation charges after making comments about dresses worn by Thailand’s Miss Universe candidate, one of which was designed by a daughter of the country’s king.
The monarchy is considered sacred in Thai society and few dare to criticise the institution for fear of running afoul of strict royal insult laws, which are supposed to only cover the king, queen, heir-apparent and regent. But criticism of other members of the royal family is still…