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    Bail Hearing Refused, Dismissed For Alleged $102,000 Robbery

Bail Hearing Refused, Dismissed For Alleged $102,000 Robbery

Lasaro Tuberi and Penioni Nakavulevu charged with an aggravated robbery totalling $102,443 appeared before High Court Judge Justice Chamath Morais in Suva yesterday. Justice Morais yesterday refused bail for Lasaro

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    Witness Takes Stand in Ex-Police Theft Trial

Witness Takes Stand in Ex-Police Theft Trial

A Police Constable is current­ly undergoing trial in the Suva Magistrates Court for one count of theft. It is alleged that on October 11, 2013 Constable Arun Prasad stole 89.92

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    Court orders fresh trial for former cop

Court orders fresh trial for former cop

  A former Police constable will undergo a fresh trial in the Suva Magistrates Court after the High Court set aside his acquittal and ordered a retrial. Sanita Laqenisici was

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    Prime Fiji Ltd Admits Mistake, Court Hears

Prime Fiji Ltd Admits Mistake, Court Hears

The company makes an application for a no case to answer   Prime Fiji Limited has admitted to making a mistake with the performance security bond in the amount $351,865.

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    Driver Remanded In Custody

Driver Remanded In Custody

A 19-year-old man charged with murder appeared at the Suva Magistrates Court on Monday. Deepak Kumar was charged with one count of murder under Section 237(c) of the Crimes Act

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    Delay In Padarath, Vakaloloma Case

Delay In Padarath, Vakaloloma Case

The case against Benjamin Padarath and lawyer Aseri Vakaloloma was adjourned by the Suva Magistrates Court to July 24, 2018. The case was called before Chief Magistrate Usaia Ratuvili yesterday,

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    Court Grants Rabuka Bail Variation

Court Grants Rabuka Bail Variation

Social Democratic Liberal Party leader Sitiveni Rabuka had his bail varied in the Suva Magistrates Court yesterday. Rabuka appeared before Magistrate Jioji Boseiwaqa represented by defence lawyers Filimoni Vosarogo and

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    Teen Remanded On Drug Charge

Teen Remanded On Drug Charge

A 19-year-old was remanded in custody by the Suva Magistrates Court after he appeared on a drug re­lated charge. Jonacani Nayavusoata is charged with one count of pos­session of illicit

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    Bail Refused For 19-Year-Old Man Charged With Possession Of Drugs

Bail Refused For 19-Year-Old Man Charged With Possession Of Drugs

A man charged with two counts of possession of il­licit drugs and money laundering has been fur­ther remanded in the Suva Magistrates Court. The accused, Nelson Vakarorogo, 19, appeared before

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Man Alleged To Have Assaulted Family Members To Appear Court On Monday

  Man Alleged To Have Assaulted Family Members To Appear Court On Monday

A 25-year-old man alleged to have assaulted his four-year-old daughter and three-year-old niece on June 11, 2018, will be produced

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Man, 35, Cops Voter Fraud Charges

  Man, 35, Cops Voter Fraud Charges

A 35-year-old man charged with three voter registration offences appeared in the Suva Magistrates Court on Friday. No plea was

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Man, 61, Faces Eight Rape Charges

  Man, 61, Faces Eight Rape Charges

  A 61-year-old Kadavu man alleged to have raped and sexually assaulted seven girls between the ages of nine and

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Rabuka On Bail

  Rabuka On Bail

SODELPA leader Sitiveni Lig­amamada Rabuka has been released on bailed after he appeared in the Suva Magistrates Court yesterday charged

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Man Allegedly Assaults Wife Over Missing $10

  Man Allegedly Assaults  Wife Over Missing $10

  A man alleged to have assaulted his wife following a dispute over his missing $10 was bailed in the

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Man who escaped, quizzed by Police

  Man who escaped, quizzed by Police

An accused person who escaped from the Suva Magistrates Court on April 24, 2018, was asked by a High Court

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Truck Driver Faces Bribery Attempt Charge

  Truck Driver Faces Bribery Attempt Charge

  A 53-year-old truck driver appeared in the Suva Magistrates Court on Thursday charged with attempted bribery. Kamlesh Chand allegedly

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Preacher Faces Assault Charge On Teenage Daughter

  Preacher Faces Assault Charge On Teenage Daughter

A 46-year-old preacher was granted bail in the Suva Magistrates Court yesterday for allegedly assaulting his teenage daughter. The accused

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Bus Driver Misses Hearing, Case Deferred

  Bus Driver Misses Hearing, Case Deferred

  The hearing of a case in which a bus driver is charged with dangerous driving was deferred by the

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Man Changes Plea To Guilty

  Man Changes Plea To Guilty

  A Suva man facing eight counts of obtaining goods by deception and causing a loss by dishonesty pleaded guilty

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Accused Denies Defilement, Sexual Assault And Indecent Assault Charges

  Accused Denies Defilement, Sexual Assault And Indecent Assault Charges

  A man from Lau accused of alleged defilement, sexual assault and indecent assault pleaded not guilty on Tuesday in

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Father, 32, Admits To Assaulting Son, 7

  Father, 32, Admits To Assaulting Son, 7

  A 32-year-old man pleaded guilty in the Suva Magistrates Court yesterday to one count of assault causing actual bodily

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Man pleads guilty to indecent assault

  Man pleads guilty to indecent assault

A 25-year-old man was convicted in the Suva Magistrates Court on Tuesday after he pleaded guilty to one count of

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BRIEFLY

  BRIEFLY

Student pleads guilty to trespass A 20-year-old Fiji National University student pleaded guilty in the Suva Magistrates Court yesterday for

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Musician Held In Arms Case

  Musician Held In Arms Case

A 55-year-old local musician alleged to have been found with 22 (9-millimetre) live ammunition in his home in Domain Road

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Tenant Charged, Noise Row Alleged

  Tenant Charged, Noise Row Alleged

  A 24-year-old unemployed man of Samabula appeared in the Suva Magistrates Court on Monday charged with assaulting a fellow

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Accused Gao denied bail

  Accused Gao denied bail

Chinese national Ling Gao was refused bail in the Suva Magistrates Court yesterday after the court found her stay in

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Reconciliation Ends In Case Dismissal

  Reconciliation Ends In Case Dismissal

A 51-year-old man publicly apologised in the Suva Magistrates Court yesterday for throwing hot tea on a woman who worked

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Court Remands Man In Alleged $22,000 Loss Case

  Court Remands Man In Alleged $22,000 Loss Case

  The Suva Magistrates Court remanded a man on Wednesday for allegedly causing a loss to the Government. Atunaisa Torani

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Magistrate cautions accused

  Magistrate cautions accused

A Nasinu man was told in the Suva Magistrates Court that unlawful wounding is not a reconcilable offence. On January

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