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    Between The Lines : More drugs in Lau

Between The Lines : More drugs in Lau

More drugs in Lau Nine bars, believed to be cocaine, and similar to the ones pictured above and earlier found near Fulaga, were said to be found yesterday floating near

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    Court Allows Aussie Couple To Meet Lawyers

Court Allows Aussie Couple To Meet Lawyers

Lawyers for an Australian couple allegedly involved in the importation of $40 million worth of illicit drugs along with undeclared firearms and ammunition were given a chance to meet with

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    Elders Push For Drug Free Village

Elders Push For Drug Free Village

Nakorovatu, Naitasiri elders have unanimously agreed in that their village should be drug free. Village chief, the  Taukei Nakorovatu and Vunivalu Waima, Ratu Timoci Rokobukete  said youths who had moved

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    $28.2m Drugs Found In Lau

$28.2m Drugs Found In Lau

Illicit drugs, confirmed as cocaine and valued at $28.2 million,  have been found washed up on an island in the Lau Group. They had similar packaging to the ones that

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    Drugs Trio Front Court

Drugs Trio Front Court

State lawyer Unaisi Tamanikaiyaroi was advised by Judge Justice Salesi Temo yesterday to decide whether to go for trial or not after the Defence lawyer had indicated that they were

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    EDITORIAL: Villages In Suva District  Make Bold Step To Fight Against Drugs

EDITORIAL: Villages In Suva District Make Bold Step To Fight Against Drugs

The move yesterday by the villages in the Tikina (District) of Suva to form an awareness committee on drugs in their villages must be commended. Some villages in other districts

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    Kadavu man to have plea heard in February over alleged drug possession

Kadavu man to have plea heard in February over alleged drug possession

A 41-year-old Kadavu man will have his plea heard in the Suva Magistrates Court on February 2 for a charge of unlawful cultivation of illicit drugs. Ratu Kadavulevu Sivonaivalu’s bail

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    Customs intercept alleged drug parcel at Nadi Airport

Customs intercept alleged drug parcel at Nadi Airport

Two people are in Police custody after Customs at Nadi Airport intercepted a parcel alleged to be containing drugs on Thursday afternoon. In Police custody is a 29-year-old man of

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    Fiji’s Drug Problem: Dealers Getting More Innovative

Fiji’s Drug Problem: Dealers Getting More Innovative

For a long time in Fiji the only way to get marijuana was to grow it secretly at home or buy it from the black market. But today street dealers

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Drug accused duo remanded

  Drug accused duo remanded

Two men have been remanded by the High Court in Suva for allegedly possessing and importing cocaine. Lalesh Mudaliar and

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4 Drug Farmers Jailed

  4 Drug Farmers Jailed

Four Navosa farmers were jailed yesterday by the Sigatoka Magistrates Court for unlawful cultivation of illicit drugs. The magistrate, Tomasi

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Australians Fined $100 Each After Being Caught With Marijuana

  Australians Fined $100 Each After Being Caught With Marijuana

Two Australians were fined $100 each yesterday after being convicted of unlawful possession of illicit drugs – marijuana – at

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