The families have faced food and water shortages, as well as a lack of sanitation, for more than a week.
The bail grants follow a pardon for one of the country’s most prominent activists and three others.
The pardons come days after the ruling party’s sweep of a general election seen as unfree and unfair.
Kim Sok was jailed for implying that the government had murdered popular pundit Kem Ley.
Canberra is investigating tough measures against Phnom Penh in response to a crackdown by Hun Sen.
Human Rights Watch calls her conviction ‘politically motivated’ and based on ‘fabricated’ charges.
Many are not informed of their right to a lawyer or their right to remain silent in court, while mothers with babies or small children are often held in pre-trial detention, a Cambodian NGO says.
Meanwhile, reports trickle in about official efforts to punish boycott supporters and NGOs.
Meanwhile, criticism continued to pour in from around the globe over Cambodia’s ‘sham’ polls.
The number of spoiled ballots jumped more than five-fold from the country’s last general election.
Result of what many observers considered a "sham' vote was determined in November, when the government dissolved the opposition party.
He says the country would be ‘at war’ if the Supreme Court hadn’t dissolved the CNRP last year.
Rights groups hail the move days ahead of an election widely dismissed as a ‘sham.’
A muted reaction will encourage regional dictators to follow Hun Sen’s lead, they say.
The probe comes as the government rejects concerns over voter intimidation from a UN expert.
Rhona Smith cites threats of legal action and withholding public services to influence the ballot.
A week ago, TEMP.Periscope infiltrated the computers of several stakeholders in an upcoming election.
Residents say they could lose access to official documents such as land titles and birth certificates.
The former military police officer had posted claims on Facebook that he was fired over the case.
The group says officers are violating a neutrality clause enshrined in Cambodian law.
The EU is considering suspending preferential trade treatment to Cambodia over rights violations.
NGOs demand an independent probe into his shooting, which occurred in broad daylight in the capital.
His statement is as much as warning to the CPP as to his own party, ahead of a general election.
But critics say the donations from the national budget constitute ‘vote buying’ and ‘corruption.’
The probe comes amid criticism of a political crackdown ahead of this month’s general election.
NGOs and media watchdogs complain the controls amount to censorship.
Tokyo underscores the importance of holding an election that ‘reflects the will of the people’ without explaining how that will be possible.
A core group of senior security officers ‘ruthlessly and violently’ carry out the prime minister’s orders.
International observers will include Myanmar, Singapore and China.
Five lawmakers seeking to visit 15 colleagues were rebuffed by prison official, who cites their ex-lawmaker status.