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    Nikolics Still In Remand, State Asks For Time

Nikolics Still In Remand, State Asks For Time

Australian Couple John and Yvette Nikolic’s remand period has been extended by the Lautoka High Court yesterday. This came to light after the State prosecution requested for more time in

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    State Given Time To File Info And Disclosure In Drug Bust Case

State Given Time To File Info And Disclosure In Drug Bust Case

The State has to file information and disclosures of Australian national, Yvette Dainne Nikolic, by July 24, the High Court has ordered. The case involving the accused was called yesterday

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    Man, 28, Convicted For  Sexual Assault And Rape

Man, 28, Convicted For Sexual Assault And Rape

  A rape accused was told in the Lautoka High Court on Monday that he was evasive and not straightforward and that his version of events was not appealing to

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    Rapist Gets Lecture, 6 Years And Nine Months

Rapist Gets Lecture, 6 Years And Nine Months

  Women must have freedom to socialise in nightclubs and their uninhibited manner during such gatherings should not be misunderstood as being an invitation to engage in sexual activity. These

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    Death-driver husband’s sentence cut

Death-driver husband’s sentence cut

Aman serving two years and six months imprison­ment for dangerous driving which led to the death of his wife on January 29 last year was sen­tenced afresh in the Lautoka

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    Witness Says Kirwin Claimed She Was Sent By God To Help Fijians

Witness Says Kirwin Claimed She Was Sent By God To Help Fijians

  Mereoni Kirwin, a Fijian-born Australian national, claimed she was sent by God to uplift the standard of living of the Fijian people, the Lautoka High Court heard yesterday. The

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    Nadroga Sedition Case Begins Today

Nadroga Sedition Case Begins Today

  The trial of 14 people facing  charges in the Nadroga sedition case begins today at the Lautoka High Court. The accused and their lawyers appeared before Justice Sunil Sharma

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    Court : 3 Of 5 Assessors Rule In Favour Of 15 In Ra Sedition Case

Court : 3 Of 5 Assessors Rule In Favour Of 15 In Ra Sedition Case

Three of the five assessors in the Ra Sedition case yesterday found the 15 accused persons not guilty of the charges they are facing at the Lautoka High Court. Justice

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    Teacher Found Guilty of Raping Two Aged 8

Teacher Found Guilty of Raping Two Aged 8

A teacher accused of raping two of his eight-year-old students in his classroom, was found guilty by the Lautoka High Court yesterday and would be sentenced later. The court had

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Appeal for driver’s 22-month sentence dismissed

  Appeal for driver’s 22-month sentence dismissed

  The Lautoka High Court has heard there would be no mercy shown for dangerous drivers who ignored the law.

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Murderer Sentenced To Life

  Murderer Sentenced To Life

A man who broke into a house, murdered a 61-year-old grandmother and carried out a robbery was jailed for life

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Thanks To Judiciary, Rape Victims Get Justice Quicker

  Thanks To Judiciary, Rape Victims Get Justice Quicker

Analysis: Almost daily, it seems, we have a rapist being sent to jail by the judiciary. Judges are making it

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Cousin Gets Two Years For Sexual Assault

  Cousin Gets Two Years For Sexual Assault

21-year-old pleaded guilty to all the charges laid against him. The Lautoka High Court has sentenced a 21-year-old man to

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Condemn Rape Says Judge

  Condemn Rape Says Judge

  A Lautoka High Court judge says rape must be deterred and condemned as a social menace. Justice Aruna Aluthge

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Drug Bust Accused Appears In Court

  Drug Bust Accused  Appears In Court

The Vuda $15 million drug bust accused appeared before Justice Thushara Rajasinghe at the Lautoka High Court yesterday. The first

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20 From Ra Front Court

  20 From Ra Front Court

Twenty people appeared at the High Court in Lautoka for sedition-related charges on Thursday. The accused persons include Timoci Nacolatabisa,

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