Sondhi Limthongkul is appealing the verdict and was released on bail of $330,000
Sondhi Limthongkul -- the founder of the pro-royalist "Yellow Shirt" movement -- answers questions from Bangkok's Metropolitan Police Bureau in 2009. Sondhi reported to the police and acknowledge the charge for trespassing Government House related to yellow shirt street protests last year. AFP PHOTO/PORNCHAI KITTIWONGSAKUL