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Former SODELPA Parliamentarian Salote Radrodro Has Been Handed 36 Months Imprisonment Term.
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Former SODELPA Parliamentarian Salote Radrodro Has Been Hande...

She is ordered to serve 30 months in prison with a non-parole period of 24 months. The remaining six months has b...

Naidu Files Two More Summons
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Naidu Files Two More Summons

The Court heard that this was a serious matter where Naidu had posted a scandalous post which attracted comments and...

FICAC Grills Radrodro In Cross
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FICAC Grills Radrodro In Cross

Radrodro said she could not maintain Tacirua as her permanent address and continue with her Constituency work adding...

Former CEO Appeals Indecent Assault Conviction, Sentence
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Former CEO Appeals Indecent Assault Conviction, Sentence

Justice Temo said if the transcripts were not in the records, he would make an order to the Magistrates Court for th...

FLP And Unity Fiji’s Case Against Commission, A-G Fixed For July 14
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FLP And Unity Fiji’s Case Against Commission, A-G Fixed For July 14

Fiji Labour Party and Unity Fiji have filed a civil court action seeking the court to issue an order to the Constitu...

Alleged Student Murderer To Take Plea In July
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Alleged Student Murderer To Take Plea In July

Naicker is charged with one count of murder.

Judge Dismisses MP’s Application To Challenge Charges
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Judge Dismisses MP’s Application To Challenge Charges

FICAC charged Radrodro with one count of giving false information to a public servant and one count of obtaining fin...

Father Gets Life For Trying To Kill Sons
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Father Gets Life For Trying To Kill Sons

On June 5, 2020, at Nasinu, set fire to the house with him and his sons – a 10-year-old and one-year-nine-months o...

Former Soldier’s Attempted Murder Sentence Appeal Granted
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Former Soldier’s Attempted Murder Sentence Appeal Granted

Padyachi was convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment after the High Court in Suva ruled he attempted to drown h...

Murder Accused Has Case Moved To High Court
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Murder Accused Has Case Moved To High Court

Magistrate Hamza transferred the matter and remanded the accused in custody.

90% Of Police Force Train For Roles During National Election
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90% Of Police Force Train For Roles During National Election

“The other aspect is making sure some of our facilities that may be used as polling hubs are up and ready by our b...

Labourer Given Life Term For Murder Of Caretaker
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Labourer Given Life Term For Murder Of Caretaker

Kiko pleaded guilty to the charge of murder and admitted to the summary of facts.

I Did Not Do Anything Wrong: Niko Nawaikula
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I Did Not Do Anything Wrong: Niko Nawaikula

I am not a career criminal, SODELPA Member of Parliament Niko Nawaikula told the Anti-Corruption High Court. This...

Murder Accused To Rely On Defence Of Provocation
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Murder Accused To Rely On Defence Of Provocation

Justice Hamza adjourned the matter to May 4 for mention and further remanded Tasere.

Footage Shows Security Officer Stole From Nightclub
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Footage Shows Security Officer Stole From Nightclub

A 26-year-old man has admitted that he stole alcohol, cigarettes and some cash- all amounting to $745.25 from Pontoo...

Woman Gives Evidence In Alleged Hotel Rape
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Woman Gives Evidence In Alleged Hotel Rape

A 24-year-old woman yesterday described how she was allegedly threatened and raped in 2019. She took the stand at...

Lawyers At ODPP Draft Charges Without Reading The Law: Judge Justice Thushara Rajasinghe
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Lawyers At ODPP Draft Charges Without Reading The Law: Judge Justice Thushar...

Many lawyers at the Director of Public Prosecutions Office draft charges without reading the law, says High Court Ju...

Suspended, Ex-Corrections Officers Deny Assault Charges
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Suspended, Ex-Corrections Officers Deny Assault Charges

The matter has been adjourned for mention on February 24, for a pre-trial conference.

Seven Women Seek Constitutional Redress
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Seven Women Seek Constitutional Redress

The plaintiffs include, Yashmin Nisha, Adi Asilina Davila Toganivalu, Lavinia Rose Bernadette Rounds Ganilau, Shirom...

Luke Nasetava Acquitted Of Murder Found But Guilty For Manslaughter
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Luke Nasetava Acquitted Of Murder Found But Guilty For Manslaughter

In his judgment, High Court judge Justice Salesi Temo said for the accused to be found guilty of murder, the prosecu...

Niko Nawaikula’s Constitutional Redress Ruling To Be Delivered On Notice
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Niko Nawaikula’s Constitutional Redress Ruling To Be Delivered On Notice

Mr Nawaikula claims that their respective rights as landowners of iTaukei lands were breached when they were not con...

Tavua Couple Enter Not Guilty Plea To Manslaughter Charge
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Tavua Couple Enter Not Guilty Plea To Manslaughter Charge

It is alleged that the couple buried their seven-year-old daughter unlawfully in Toko, Tavua between December 1, 202...

Alleged Nabua Brawlers To Take Plea In January
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Alleged Nabua Brawlers To Take Plea In January

The 45 men are charged with one count each of unlawful procession, malicious act, criminal intimidation, disobedienc...

Vikrant Shandil Studies Law To Overcome Bullies
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Vikrant Shandil Studies Law To Overcome Bullies

Mr Shandil said he began this journey to gain respect from the bullies that he encountered making fun of his masculi...

From Garment Factory To A Nurse, Journey Of A Lawyer Begins
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From Garment Factory To A Nurse, Journey Of A Lawyer Begins

Mr Yasin's petition for admission to the bar was moved by lawyer and Supervisor of Elections, Mohammed Saneem.

Financial Burdens Did Not Stop 24-Year-Old Manisha Kumar
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Financial Burdens Did Not Stop 24-Year-Old Manisha Kumar

Ms Kumar said her achievements were all because of the support and blessings of her parents who had done so much for...

Miliana Ratu Becomes A Lawyer 21 Years Later
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Miliana Ratu Becomes A Lawyer 21 Years Later

She added that after 21 years of graduating, she finally managed to join the legal bench and make her dream come tru...

Lawyer Proudly Vouches for Wife
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Lawyer Proudly Vouches for Wife

“I was the only child and being an Indo-Fijian girl in the household, it was not possible for me to travel outside...

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