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    Aggravated Robbery Case Transferredto High Court

Aggravated Robbery Case Transferredto High Court

  A man charged for aggravated robbery had his case transferred to the High Court. Maleli Etuate Lolohea Somumu appeared before Magistrate Liyanage Wickramasekara. Somumu is charged with one count

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    Trial Underway For Man Chargedwith Rape

Trial Underway For Man Chargedwith Rape

The trial of a 35-year-old man charged with one count of rape, is currently underway before Jus­tice Chamath Morais in the High Court in Suva. It is alleged that the

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    Fiji Sun complying with MIDA decree, says lawyer

Fiji Sun complying with MIDA decree, says lawyer

The High Court in Lautoka heard that Fiji Sun did not breach the constitutional rights accorded to Paul Malo Radrodro, as alleged in his constitutional redress claim. It comes after

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    Bail For MEN Who Allegedly Stole Marijuana From Police Post

Bail For MEN Who Allegedly Stole Marijuana From Police Post

Three men who were charged with one count of aggravtaed robbery and theft, were granted bail by the High Court in Suva yesterday. Paula Vura was charged alongside Apete Turagatani

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     Man, 22, Acquitted Of Defiling Schoolgirl, 15

 Man, 22, Acquitted Of Defiling Schoolgirl, 15

  A 22-year-old man has been acquitted by the High Court in Labasa after the judge ruled that the ac­cused had reasonable cause to believe the girl was above 16

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    Assessors: Man Guilty Of Assault, Not Guilty Of Raping Wife

Assessors: Man Guilty Of Assault, Not Guilty Of Raping Wife

  The three assessors in a rape trial yesterday found the 47-year-old accused not guilty of rape, but guilty of assault causing actual bodily harm. The accused was alleged to

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    Convicted Drug Accused To Retain Seized Property

Convicted Drug Accused To Retain Seized Property

  The Fiji Court of Appeal has upheld a High Court order to release property belonging to a Kadavu farmer. The order was upheld after it found that the Director

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    Katia Seeking Bail, Awaits Re-Sentence

Katia Seeking Bail, Awaits Re-Sentence

Defence lawyer for former Acting Deputy Official Receiver Viliame Katia submitted a notice of motion in the High Court in Suva yesterday requesting for bail pending sentence. Katia, 39, was

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    Step father remanded on rape charge

Step father remanded on rape charge

A 48-year-old stepfather, who was charged for rape, was further remanded in custody by the High Court in Suva yesterday. The accused, who is charged with three counts of rape

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Court Cannot Help Murderer: Judge

  Court Cannot Help Murderer: Judge

  A Labasa man convicted of murder in 2008 was told by the High Court in Suva on Monday that

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Trial For Alleged Beqa Rape Starts

  Trial For Alleged Beqa Rape Starts

Accused is charged with rape and sexual assault The trial of an alleged rape case on Beqa Island started yesterday

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BRIEFly

  BRIEFly

Two charged with attempted aggravated burglary take plea Two men charged with attempted aggravated burglary had their plea taken in the

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Court Issues Interim DVRO

  Court Issues Interim DVRO

  A man charged with raping his 40-year-old de facto partner has had an interim domestic violence restraining order issued

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Bail Extended For Drug Accused

  Bail Extended For Drug Accused

  A Kadavu fisherman who is alleged to have cultivated 37 plants of marijuana appeared yesterday in the High Court

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COMPLAINANT RECALLS HORRIFIC NIGHT

  COMPLAINANT RECALLS HORRIFIC NIGHT

A 20-year-old complainant recalled during a trial at the High Court in Suva, the horrific night she was allegedly raped

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Precedent Setting Ruling Delivered In High Court

  Precedent  Setting Ruling Delivered In High Court

The High Court in Suva yesterday ruled in favour of the appeal filed by the Fiji Independent Commission Against Corruption

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  BRIEFlY

Court Remands Two Ashna Kumar Two people charged with aggravated burglary have been remanded in custody by the High Court

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High Court Acquits Man Of Rape

  High Court Acquits Man Of Rape

  A 31-year-old man was acquitted in the High Court in Suva on Tuesday after he was found not guilty

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Four Deny Rape, Assault Charges

  Four Deny Rape, Assault Charges

Four men pleaded not guilty to charges of rape and assault with intent to commit rape at the High Court

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Dad, Daughter On Remand For Assault Charge

  Dad, Daughter On Remand For Assault Charge

A 20-year-old woman and her father were further remanded in custody by the High Court in Suva after they appeared

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Suspended sentence for damaging property

  Suspended sentence for damaging property

A man, who damaged the property of his ex-wife, was handed a suspended sentence by the High Court in Suva

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Fa Confirmed To Practise Law Here After Studies Abroad

  Fa Confirmed To Practise Law Here After Studies Abroad

  A breeze of congratulatory remarks accompanied Fifita Holeva Fa at the High Court in Suva yesterday after she was

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Meth Suspect’s Third Bail Application To Be Heard On July 4

  Meth Suspect’s Third Bail Application To Be Heard On July 4

Hearing of the third bail application advanced by meth suspect Kritesh Kumar will be heard in the High Court in

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Relative Testifies In Rape Trial

  Relative Testifies In Rape Trial

  The relative of a 25-year-old male rape victim told the High Court in Suva yesterday that they were drinking

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Judge sends arsonist to Prison for 29 months

  Judge sends arsonist to Prison for 29 months

A man, who set fire to a house in Nasinu last year, was sentenced to two years and five months

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 Woman Claims Husband Dared Her

   Woman Claims Husband Dared Her

    A woman alleged to have murdered her husband at Sakoca, Suva, on No­vember 17, 2016, told the High

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Murder Accused Released On Bail

  Murder Accused Released On Bail

  A man who allegedly stabbed his wife to death has been released on bail by the High Court in

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Woman Pleads Guilty To Abortion

  Woman Pleads Guilty To Abortion

A woman charged with abor­tion has pleaded guilty to the offence. The accused Vineeta Devi, 58, ap­peared in the High

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Sentence Hearing For Rape Accused Today

  Sentence Hearing For Rape Accused Today

A 73-year-old Tailevu man will have his sentence hearing today at the High Court in Suva after he was convicted

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