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    13 Years+ Term For 20.5kg Colombian Cocaine Importer

13 Years+ Term For 20.5kg Colombian Cocaine Importer

A Colombian national convicted for importing 20.5kg cocaine into the country in 2014 was jailed for 13 years and 11 months at the High Court in Suva yesterday. Aiden Alec Hurtado,

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    Rotuma Case Sent Back To Island Court

Rotuma Case Sent Back To Island Court

The case against the chairman of the council of Rotuma and two others has been sent to the Rotuma Magistrates Court. Chief Magistrate Usaia Ratuvili released the chairman of the

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    Judge Tells Lawyer To  Be Sure About Drug Case

Judge Tells Lawyer To Be Sure About Drug Case

‘Don’t waste my time with cases full of loopholes because who knows someone might have framed them,’ Justice Temo said. A Suva judge told a State prosecutor yesterday to be

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    Tikoca Ruling Set For June 15

Tikoca Ruling Set For June 15

The judgement for suspended Opposition Member of Parliament Isoa Tikoca will be handed down by the Suva Magistrates Court on June 15. Magistrate Makereta Mua will be delivering the judgment.

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    Grandfather On Rape Charge Further Remanded

Grandfather On Rape Charge Further Remanded

A 60-year-old man charged with the rape of his granddaughter was yesterday further remanded by the High Court in Suva. The matter was called before Justice Thushara Rajasinghe. The alleged

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    Supermarket Burglary Case Goes Back To Nausori Magistrates Court

Supermarket Burglary Case Goes Back To Nausori Magistrates Court

A Criminal Investigation Department (CID) officer and two other men, who are charged in relation to the Lokia Food City Supermarket burglary, had their case remitted back to the Nausori

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    Imprisoned Former PWD Workers Miss Court Date

Imprisoned Former PWD Workers Miss Court Date

A businessman and five former employees of the Public Works Department have been given another date as four of the accused who are serving prison terms were not present in

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    10 Years Jail Term For Violent Robbery

10 Years Jail Term For Violent Robbery

A 30-year-old man was jailed for 10 years yesterday for aggravated robbery. Magistrate Shageeth Somaratne said the offence has become ‘more prevalent now to see that taxi drivers are being

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    Manslaughter Trial Date Set For 5

Manslaughter Trial Date Set For 5

A trial will start on Monday, May 8, for five people charged with the manslaughter of a 36-year-old man. The case was called before Judge Justice Vincent Perera at the

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Man Charged With Fraudulently Taking $56K+ of Vodafone Recharge

  Man Charged With Fraudulently Taking $56K+ of Vodafone Recharge

A man appeared at the Suva Magistrates Court yesterday charged with dishonestly causing a loss. The matter was called before Magistrate

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2 charged with Manslaughter further remanded

  2 charged with Manslaughter further remanded

  Two men charged for the manslaughter of a 23-year-old man have been further remanded by the High Court in

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Ex-top civil servant bail extended

  Ex-top civil servant bail extended

  A  former senior civil servant charged with abuse of office had his bail further extended by the High Court in

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Katia’s $4m+ Fraud Case Sentencing To Be On May 18

  Katia’s $4m+ Fraud Case Sentencing To Be On May 18

  The former acting Deputy Offi­cial Receiver for the Judicial Department charged with 11 counts of corruption related of­fences will

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10 Year Rape Case To End With Sentencing in May

  10 Year Rape Case To End With Sentencing in May

  A rape case from 2007 will come to its conclusion after a man will be sentenced on May 19. Akuila

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Uncle Jailed Four Years, Six Months

  Uncle Jailed Four Years, Six Months

  A 23-year-old man who sexually assaulted his four-year-old niece was sentenced to four years and six months yesterday. The matter

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Trial Date Set For Man Charged With Aggravated Robbery

  Trial Date Set For Man Charged With  Aggravated Robbery

  The trial date has been set for a 32-year-old man charged with aggravated robbery. The matter was called before

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Ex-teacher’s Trial Deferred To November

  Ex-teacher’s Trial Deferred To November

The trial for a former primary school teacher charged with sexual offences against his students is set for November. Justice

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Naqau To Be Sentenced On May 19

  Naqau To Be Sentenced On May 19

A 26-year-old man charged for unlawful cultivation of illicit drug will be sentenced by the High Court in Suva on

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Judge Slams Cop After Man In Custody Escapes

  Judge Slams Cop After Man In Custody Escapes

A judge told a Police officer yesterday that if he was the officer’s superior he would have sacked him because

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Court Orders LTA To Pay $133,900 In Damages

  Court Orders LTA To Pay $133,900 In Damages

The High Court has in Suva ordered the Land Transport Authority and former employee Elina Ledua to pay damages of

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Tikoca Files An Application For Judicial Review

  Tikoca Files An Application For Judicial Review

Suspended Opposition Parliamentarian Isoa Tikoca has filed an application for leave to apply for a judicial review. The application is

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Assessors Deliver Opinion After Two-Week Trial

  Assessors Deliver Opinion After Two-Week Trial

All three assessors have found Semi Benjamin guilty for three counts of rape after their deliberation. However they found him

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Bail Extended For Former Remand Centre Officers

  Bail Extended For Former Remand Centre Officers

Two former remand centre officers had their bail extended by the High Court in Suva yesterday. It is alleged that

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Man, 60, Denies Raping Eight-Year-Old Niece

  Man, 60, Denies Raping Eight-Year-Old Niece

A 60-year-old man pleaded not guilty at the High Court in Suva yesterday to three counts of rape and one

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Trio convicted of 2015 Nausori murder

  Trio convicted  of 2015 Nausori murder

Justice Salesi Temo found that Alesi Ranadi was a more credible witness Three men were convicted of murder by the

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Man Tells Judge: Planted Marijuana To Pay For My Children’s Education

  Man Tells Judge: Planted Marijuana  To Pay For My Children’s Education

‘Lost everything in Winston, family living in tent still’ A father of four told the High Court in Suva yesterday

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CHRISTIANS MARK CRUCIFIXION

  CHRISTIANS MARK CRUCIFIXION

Christians around the country joined the world yesterday to mark Good Friday as the beginning of the long Easter weekend.

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$150K Eye Injury Compensation

  $150K Eye Injury Compensation

The High Court in Suva has ordered four defendants to pay Sakiusa Rokotakala $150,000 for an injury he sustained 10

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Three Opt Out Of Giving Evidence In PWD Trial

  Three Opt Out Of Giving Evidence In PWD Trial

Three people in the trial involving former Public Works Department (PWD) employees have chosen not to give evidence in court.

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