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64th Person Charged

Another person has been charged by the Director of Public Prosecutions, Christopher Pryde  with a count of sedition and urging political violence. Viliame Baravilala was produced in the Rakiraki Magistrates
21 Aug 2015 08:27
64th Person Charged

Another person has been charged by the Director of Public Prosecutions, Christopher Pryde  with a count of sedition and urging political violence.

Viliame Baravilala was produced in the Rakiraki Magistrates Court yester with a count of sedition contrary to section 67 (1) (a) and with one count of urging political violence, contrary to section 65 (1) (b) of the Crimes Decree 2009.

The state requested for the accused to be remanded in custody due to the seriousness of the charges.

Police investigations into the use of firearms are conrinuing.

Baravilala is the 64th person to be charged so far in relation to sedition and urging political violence.

The accused has been remanded in custody.

The matter will be called again for mention on August 26.

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