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RB Patel Takes Eight Councils To Court Over Licence Issues
Crime & Court

RB Patel Takes Eight Councils To Court Over Licence Issues

The eight municipal councils are Suva, Lautoka, Lami, Nasinu, Nausori, Sigatoka, Nadi and Labasa.

Rape Accused Complains Of Cold Remand Centre
Crime & Court

Rape Accused Complains Of Cold Remand Centre

The accused is charged with three counts of rape and one count of indecent assault.

Man Accused Of Striking Pregnant Sister With An Iron Rod Remanded
Crime & Court

Man Accused Of Striking Pregnant Sister With An Iron Rod Remanded

Ravonu is charged with one count of assault causing actual bodily harm and one count of act with the intent to cause...

Staff Association Takes ATS To Court
Crime & Court

Staff Association Takes ATS To Court

The matter will be called for the second time on July 1. The matter was first called before Justice Mansoor last Wed...

Rapist Father Jailed For 17 Years
Crime & Court

Rapist Father Jailed For 17 Years

In sentencing the man, Justice Sunil Sharma said the punishment ought to be such that it takes into account the soci...

Trial Date Set For Nasinu Pastor’s Rape Case
Crime & Court

Trial Date Set For Nasinu Pastor’s Rape Case

The trial for Nasinu Pastor Waisake Tulavu has been set to commence from October 5 for one week. Tulavu appeared bef...

‘I Am The Boss Of Your Body’, Father Tells Daughter During Rape, Sentenced To 15 Years In Jail
Crime & Court

‘I Am The Boss Of Your Body’, Father Tells Daughter During Rape, Sentenced To 15 Years In Jail

Justice Temo told the man that as a father, he was supposed to look after her, care for her and guide her to become ...

Man Allegedly Found With 75g Of Methamphetamine Remanded
Crime & Court

Man Allegedly Found With 75g Of Methamphetamine Remanded

A man allegedly found in possession of 75grams of methamphetamine has been remanded in custody.

Man Guilty Of Raping Daughter Gets 17 Years
Crime & Court

Man Guilty Of Raping Daughter Gets 17 Years

Judge tells father: You have scarred your own daughter

Two On Burglary Charges Get Suspended Sentence And Serve Time Respectively
Crime & Court

Two On Burglary Charges Get Suspended Sentence And Serve Time Respectively

Two 19-year-old men, who broke into a home in Khalsa Road and stole more than $1500 worth of items, were sentenced b...

2 Juveniles Charged For Rape
Crime & Court

2 Juveniles Charged For Rape

Of the 12 people charged for serious sexual offences last month, two of them were juveniles. This is according to st...

Individuals Front Court for Procurement Scam In Nasinu Town Council
Crime & Court

Individuals Front Court for Procurement Scam In Nasinu Town Council

Former Information Technology Officer (ITO) with the Council and the first Accused, Mr Pauliasi Bainivalu was charge...

Cop, Wife Playing Volleyball Among Those Charged
Crime & Court

Cop, Wife Playing Volleyball Among Those Charged

A Police officer and his wife told Magistrate Seini Puamau yesterday that they were not aware of the sporting restri...

COVID-19: Man Sleeping In Car During Curfew Hours Fronts Court
Crime & Court

COVID-19: Man Sleeping In Car During Curfew Hours Fronts Court

The accused was found at the cemetery at 3:30am during curfew hours.

Rape Trial Date Deferred As Defence Lawyer In Lautoka Confined Area
COVID-19, Crime & Court

Rape Trial Date Deferred As Defence Lawyer In Lautoka Confined Area

The court was informed that Mr Khan was in Lautoka, and there was no definite time frame as to how long the confinem...

No Leniency For Man Who Assaulted Girl, 9
Crime & Court

No Leniency For Man Who Assaulted Girl, 9

Justice Goundar said that while he accepts that the accused’s medical conditions may cause him some hardship in pr...

Drugged, Abducted, Sold For Sex: Plea For Nabou, 19, On March 27
Crime & Court

Drugged, Abducted, Sold For Sex: Plea For Nabou, 19, On March 27

Mereseini Nabou was remanded further by the Magistrates Court in Nausori.

Court Ruling For Free Soul Real Estate Case On March 24
Crime & Court

Court Ruling For Free Soul Real Estate Case On March 24

The company is charged with two separate counts of undertaking unauthorised developments and one count of failure to...

High Court Grants Time For Notice Of Alibi In Drug Case
Crime & Court

High Court Grants Time For Notice Of Alibi In Drug Case

The High Court in Lautoka has given time for one of the two men facing drug charges to provide notice of alibi on th...

Man On Murder Charge Alleges Sexual Assault
Crime & Court

Man On Murder Charge Alleges Sexual Assault

A man charged with murder was allegedly being sexually assaulted by the deceased.

Lateef Remanded On Drug Charge After Raid
Crime & Court

Lateef Remanded On Drug Charge After Raid

A 59-year-old former Suva lawyer who was arrested last Tuesday night following a drug raid at his house in Suva, has...

Yaqona Thief Gets 6 Months In Prison
Crime & Court

Yaqona Thief Gets 6 Months In Prison

A man, who stole green yaqona plants valued at $1200, has been sentenced to six months imprisonment.

Mosese Cama Gets Life for Murder, Rape Of Woman, 65
Crime & Court

Mosese Cama Gets Life for Murder, Rape Of Woman, 65

A 21-year-old man convicted of the gruesome murder and rape of a 65-year-old woman in her home in 2018 has been hand...

Nemani Delaibatiki: We Can Only Effectively Address The Scourge Of Rape And Sexual Offences Through A Collaborative Approach
Opinion

Nemani Delaibatiki: We Can Only Effectively Address The Scourge Of Rape And Sexual Offences Through A Collaborative Approach

Neither the courts nor the police can do it alone. They need the support of all stakeholders. It should be part of t...

Woman Further Remanded For Lying To Police Officer
Crime & Court

Woman Further Remanded For Lying To Police Officer

The accused allegedly gave false information that she was a victim of assault and had claimed Police refused to assi...

More People In FNPF Fraud Case In Court
NEWS

More People In FNPF Fraud Case In Court

The accused persons are alleged to have colluded to use forged Certificate of Titles to with­draw more than $31,000...

Man To Appear In Court For Alleged Murder Of Wife
NEWS

Man To Appear In Court For Alleged Murder Of Wife

A man in his 30’s will be produced at the Nasinu Magistrates Court today charged with allegedly murdering his ...

21-Year-Old Charged For Alleged Rape Of 2 Students, To Appear In Taveuni Court
NATION

21-Year-Old Charged For Alleged Rape Of 2 Students, To Appear In Taveuni Court

A 21-year-old man who allegedly raped two students on Taveuni will appear at the Taveuni Magistrate Court tomorrow. ...

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