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Judge Tells Lawyers: Come Prepared
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Judge Tells Lawyers: Come Prepared

his was in the case of Samuela Rabuatoka who is charged with one count of murder which allegedly occurred in Septemb...

No Charges To Be Laid Against Biman Prasad
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No Charges To Be Laid Against Biman Prasad

The police docket was reviewed by the ODPP in the usual manner but our conclusion was that there is insufficient evi...

Court Orders Amadea Not To Leave Fiji Waters
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Court Orders Amadea Not To Leave Fiji Waters

The Supreme Court of Fiji will deliver its judgment on this application on June 7.

Minister Akbar Praises DPP
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Minister Akbar Praises DPP

Ms Akbar said the appeal by the DPP is the kind of action needed to protect children as such crimes cannot be treate...

Parties Told To File Submissions In Rahman’s Extradition Case
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Parties Told To File Submissions In Rahman’s Extradition Case

The New Zealand authorities have asked for Joshua to be extradited to New Zealand to face certain criminal charges r...

Malani’s Leave To Appeal Against CJ’s Decision Fixed For Hearing
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Malani’s Leave To Appeal Against CJ’s Decision Fixed For Hearing

Malani had alleged that the Attorney-General was involved in a 1987 bombing that injured her and her mother. She was...

Application Of Transfer Filed By Prosecution
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Application Of Transfer Filed By Prosecution

Freesoul Real Estate Development (Fiji) PTE Limited has been found guilty and convicted for two counts of undertakin...

ODPP Rape And Sexual Offences Statistics – August 2021
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ODPP Rape And Sexual Offences Statistics – August 2021

The following data is authorised for release by the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (ODPP) and relates...

NZ Authorities Seek For Rahman To Be Extradited For Drug-Related Charges
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NZ Authorities Seek For Rahman To Be Extradited For Drug-Related Charges

Rahman has been charged in New Zealand for drug-related offenses.

Navua Man Re-Charged With Abduction, Wrongful Confinement, Rape And Sexual Assault
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Navua Man Re-Charged With Abduction, Wrongful Confinement, Rape And Sexual Assault

The accused is recharged with abduction, wrongful confinement, rape and sexual assault.

Lawyer Told Not To Throw His Bias Ball In The Air
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Lawyer Told Not To Throw His Bias Ball In The Air

Director of Public Prosecutions, Christopher Pryde, told Defence Lawyer, Mohammed Yunus, not to “throw his bias ba...

Fiji Sun Court News – Mar 17
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Fiji Sun Court News – Mar 17

The High Court in Suva will deliver its ruling on an application for a trial Judge to recuse himself from trying in ...

DPP Sanctions Charges Against 10 Corrections Officers
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DPP Sanctions Charges Against 10 Corrections Officers

It is alleged that on 20 February 2019 at the Naboro Minimum Corrections Centre these officers assaulted the prisone...

DPP Files Application To Call Witness From NZ Via Skype In Drug Trial
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DPP Files Application To Call Witness From NZ Via Skype In Drug Trial

Justice Goundar instructed the State to point out exactly the specific evidence they would adduce from the witness i...

Hearing For Senior Police officer in March 2021
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Hearing For Senior Police officer in March 2021

Khan’s lawyer, John Rabuku, told the court that most of the things in the disclosures were not disputed.

File Of Driver In Korovisilou Accident Sent To DPP
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File Of Driver In Korovisilou Accident Sent To DPP

the bus driver who was allegedly involved in an accident at Korovisilou that claimed the life of a 14-year-old boy a...

Pastor Found Guilty Of Raping 15yr Old Church Member
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Pastor Found Guilty Of Raping 15yr Old Church Member

Judge Justice Daniel Goundar this morning has found Pastor Ravinesh Chand guilty for raping and sexually assaulting ...

Nausori Pastor Charged For Alleged Rape – Day 3 Of Trial
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Nausori Pastor Charged For Alleged Rape – Day 3 Of Trial

I wanted to kill myself. I was helpless and afraid. These were the words of a 16-year-old secondary school student t...

Freesoul Trial Continues
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Freesoul Trial Continues

During cross-examination yesterday, the Prosecution’s second witness, Principal Environmental Officer, Senivasa Wa...

AG File Returned to Police for Further Investigation
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AG File Returned to Police for Further Investigation

File containing allegations against the Attorney-General has been returned to the police for further investigation.

Five Police Officers Suspended
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Five Police Officers Suspended

The Acting Commissioner Rusiate Tudravu said the institution has no place for officers who are not able to fully com...

Arrest Warrant Issued For Cop
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Arrest Warrant Issued For Cop

This is in reference to a home invasion case from 2018 that resulted in serious injuries of two male victims and one...

Arrest Warrant Issued For Police Officer
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Arrest Warrant Issued For Police Officer

Two other arrest warrants were sought for other witnesses that police had failed to produce in court.

Five Cops Charged
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Five Cops Charged

Five Police officers were charged last month as part of formal indictments filled in the the Hight Courts of Fiji by...

Fareed Trial To Go Ahead
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Fareed Trial To Go Ahead

The former chief executive officer for Fijian Holdings Limited, who is widely known as Nouzab Fareed, is charged wit...

DPP Files Restraining Order On $75K
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DPP Files Restraining Order On $75K

Rahman is the father of Canadian national, Joshua Aziz Rahman, who is facing drug charges in Fiji. He was allegedly ...

Additional Charges Filed Against Lomani
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Additional Charges Filed Against Lomani

Meanwhile, the 42-year-old Kadavu farmer and Leone Naisake were jointly charged with one count of murder.

Freesoul Eye Witness Ruling On October 16
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Freesoul Eye Witness Ruling On October 16

She said two officers from the Department of Environment had accompanied Acting Director for Lands and other Governm...

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