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Alleged Rapist Plans To Engage Private Lawyer

Setareki Reaki, 33, of Labasa who is charged with one account of rape, appeared before Justice Riyaaz Hamza in the High Court in Labasa yesterday. Justice Hamza asked the accused
03 May 2018 11:00
Alleged Rapist Plans To Engage Private Lawyer

Setareki Reaki, 33, of Labasa who is charged with one account of rape, appeared before Justice Riyaaz Hamza in the High Court in Labasa yesterday.

Justice Hamza asked the accused if he would get Legal Aid assistance, engage a private lawyer or defend himself.

The accused replied that he wanted to engage a private lawyer.

Justice Hamza informed the accused that his next court appearance would be on June 5, 2018 and that his private lawyer should be present.

Edited by Percy Kean

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