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    Taxi Driver Gets 8 Years Imprisonment, Non-parole Period For 7 Years

Taxi Driver Gets 8 Years Imprisonment, Non-parole Period For 7 Years

A taxi driver was sentenced yesterday to eight years imprisonment with a non-parole period of seven years. John Subramani Goundar, 39, was charged with one count each of manslaughter, failure

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    Man, 60, gets $12,500 in action over medical negligence

Man, 60, gets $12,500 in action over medical negligence

The High Court in Suva yesterday awarded a 60-year-old Nasinu man $10,000 in damages after he won a lawsuit due to negligence by a doctor who had examined him when

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    66-year-old gets 13 years jail for rape of grandchild

66-year-old gets 13 years jail for rape of grandchild

  A 66-year-old was sentenced to 13 years imprisonment on Monday for raping and sexually assaulting his six-year-old granddaughter between January 24, 2011 and August 15, 2016. While sentencing the

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    SENTENCING: 9-Year, 11-Months Jail Term For Rape Of Boy

SENTENCING: 9-Year, 11-Months Jail Term For Rape Of Boy

A 22-year-old deaf man was jailed for nine years and 11 and a half months for sexually assaulting and raping a nine-year-old boy. The High Court in Suva delivered its

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    Sentence Date Set For Man Who Raped Boy, 9

Sentence Date Set For Man Who Raped Boy, 9

Twenty-two-year-old Mikaele Masi will be sentenced at the High Court in Suva on December 13 for raping a nine-year-old boy, on August 12, 2017. State prosecutor Lavenia Bogitini submitted that

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    High Court Judge Dismisses Defence Objections In Fiji Times case

High Court Judge Dismisses Defence Objections In Fiji Times case

The High Court in Suva yesterday dismissed objections raised by Fiji Times Limited lawyer Feizal Haniff in relation to amended information tendered by the state prosecution. Accused Nai Lalakai article

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    Trial: Girl Tells Of Alleged Sex Acts By Ex-teacher

Trial: Girl Tells Of Alleged Sex Acts By Ex-teacher

A 14-year-old girl told the High Court in Suva yesterday that her class four teacher had sexually assaulted her inside the classroom on several occasions. The girl said that her

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    Trial Date: Court To Set Date To Hear Chand’s Bid To Strike Out Case

Trial Date: Court To Set Date To Hear Chand’s Bid To Strike Out Case

The High Court in Suva, on January 22 next year, will set a date to hear an application to strike out the abuse of office case against Fiji National University’s

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    Man denies raping adopted daughter

Man denies raping adopted daughter

A man who is accused of raping his three-year-old adopted daughter told the High Court in Suva yesterday that he could never hurt his baby girl because he loved her

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In Court: Court To Hand Down Nadroga Sedition Judgement Today

  In Court: Court To Hand Down Nadroga Sedition Judgement Today

The High Court in Lautoka will hand down the judgment today on the 14 accused in the Nadroga-Navosa sedition case.

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Fiji Court of Appeal Quashes 12-Year Rape Sentence

  Fiji Court of Appeal Quashes 12-Year Rape Sentence

A 44-year-old man serving a 12 year sentence walked free on Friday after the Fiji Court of Appeal quashed his

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Man Not Guilty Of Raping His Wife, Say All Three Assessors

  Man Not Guilty Of Raping His Wife, Say All Three Assessors

All three assessors, at the High Court in Suva yesterday, found a man not guilty of raping his wife. They

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Man Said He Just Wanted To Have Sex With Daughter: Caution Interview Officer

  Man Said He Just Wanted To Have Sex With Daughter:  Caution Interview Officer

The Kadavu man charged with the rape of his daughter said all he wanted to do was to have sex

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Man Found Guilty For Attempted Murder Of Ex-Wife

  Man Found Guilty For Attempted Murder Of Ex-Wife

The High Court in Suva has found a 47-year-old taxi driver guilty of attempted murder and act with intent to

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Deo Tells Court How He And Wife Were Stabbed

  Deo Tells Court How He And Wife Were Stabbed

May 16, 2016 was like a “worst nightmare” A tearful Rakash Roshen Deo described in court yesterday how he and

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Guard Jailed For Raping Girl, 11

  Guard Jailed For Raping Girl, 11

The High Court in Lautoka on Friday sentenced a security guard to 12 years and seven and a half months

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Nine Ex-Police Officers Jailed for Rape Granted Leave To Appeal

  Nine Ex-Police Officers  Jailed for Rape  Granted Leave To Appeal

The High Court in Lautoka has granted an application by nine former Police officers seeking leave to appeal against their

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Stepdad Pleads Not Guilty to Rape Charge

  Stepdad Pleads Not Guilty to Rape Charge

A 38-year-old stepfather charged with raping his stepdaughter pleaded not guilty yesterday at the High Court in Suva. The matter

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Summing Up For Prasad’s Case Today At High Court

  Summing Up For Prasad’s Case Today At High Court

The rape trial of radio announcer, Jai Prasad, 35, charged with one count of rape, ended yesterday. Suva High Court

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Judge Acquits Man Of Rape

  Judge Acquits Man Of Rape

A 27-year-old man charged with the rape of his cousin was acquitted by the High Court in Suva on Monday.

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I Felt Weak…Nothing Seemed Real: Complainant Tells Court

  I Felt Weak…Nothing Seemed Real: Complainant Tells Court

A 26-year-old complainant told the High Court in Suva yesterday that she was not in her right state of mind

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High Court Grants Inmate Bail After Appeal

  High Court Grants Inmate Bail After Appeal

A former resort staff member in Sigatoka who was jailed in January this year for causing the death of another

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Girl, 15, tells of alleged rape

  Girl, 15, tells of alleged rape

Emotional mother backs daughter’s claims   A 15-year-old girl gave an account at the High Court in Suva yesterday of

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5 acquitted of manslaughter, lack of evidence Five men charged with manslaughter were acquitted by the High Court in Suva

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Colanaudolu’s Caution Interview Read In Court

  Colanaudolu’s Caution Interview Read In Court

The caution interview of Josua Colanaudolu was read out in court yesterday by investigating officers. Colanaudolu is on trial for

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Court Hears of Colanaudolu’s Alleged Murder Confession

  Court Hears of Colanaudolu’s  Alleged Murder Confession

A detective has told the High Court in Suva of the alleged confession made by Josua Colanaudolu, who is on

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Three Women Recall Horrific Moments In Alleged Rape

  Three Women Recall Horrific  Moments In Alleged Rape

Three victims gave evidence in the High Court in Suva yesterday, in the trial for murder, multiple rape and abduction

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Judge Dismisses Rape Charge After Complainant Requests Withdrawal

  Judge Dismisses Rape Charge After Complainant Requests Withdrawal

  A 38-year-old man from Cakaudrove walked out of the High Court in Labasa a happy man after the judge

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Witness tells court that he saw victim fall backwards

  Witness tells court that he saw victim fall backwards

  A prosecution witness in a manslaughter trial heard before the High Court in Suva yesterday told the court that

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