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Judge to deliver summing up on rape case

Suva High Court Judge Justice Thushara Rajasinghe will deliver his summing up of a rape and sexual assault case on Monday March 26, 2018. The 38-year-old accused is alleged to
25 Mar 2018 14:27
Judge to deliver summing up on rape case

Suva High Court Judge Justice Thushara Rajasinghe will deliver his summing up of a rape and sexual assault case on Monday March 26, 2018.

The 38-year-old accused is alleged to have committed the offences on his 12-year-old step daughter between March 17, 2017 and April 13, 2017.

After the summing up of the case the three trial assessors are expected to deliver their guilty or not guilty opinions.

Counsel for both parties delivered their closing submissions in a closed court on Friday.

State lawyer Lavenia Bogitini appeared for the Prosecution.

Edited by George Kulamaiwasa

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