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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...

Trial For Alleged Cop Killer Starts Today
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Trial For Alleged Cop Killer Starts Today

Lalaobouma was charged with the alleged murder of 24-year-old Police Constable, Siuta Niumataiwalu in 2019.

Defence Counsel Questions Prosecution On Time Usage
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Defence Counsel Questions Prosecution On Time Usage

It is alleged that the duo murdered Saleshni Devi on September 15, after she was found metres away from a vehicle th...

Farmer Who Set Cousin Alight For Sniffing Benzene, Jailed 12 Months
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Farmer Who Set Cousin Alight For Sniffing Benzene, Jailed 12 Months

He was found guilty of one count of act with intent to cause grievous harm.

Couple Told To Get Lawyer By Nov 18
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Couple Told To Get Lawyer By Nov 18

Alleged to have buried their seven-year-old daughter unlawfully in Toko, Tavua

Visiting Judge To Set New Trial Date For Nausori Highlands Case
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Visiting Judge To Set New Trial Date For Nausori Highlands Case

Isoof is charged with the alleged murder of a family of five people and the attempted murder of an 11-month-old chil...

Fiji Sun Court News – Apr 7
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Fiji Sun Court News – Apr 7

Today Ashna covered the following court proceedings: 1. People must learn to resolve the problem peacefully, either ...

Man Ordered To Pay Head Teacher More Than $31k For Defamatory Comments
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Man Ordered To Pay Head Teacher More Than $31k For Defamatory Comments

Mr Singh was ordered to pay $30,000 to Mr Prasad for damages and $1500 to pay the cost of claims.

Alleged Drug Case Hearing: Judge Calls For Fixing Of Ho, Epeli
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Alleged Drug Case Hearing: Judge Calls For Fixing Of Ho, Epeli

Justin Ho, 28, and Frederick Epeli, 40, charged with one count each of attempted unlawful exportation of illicit dru...

Judge: Difficult to Understand Why Married Man Turns to Child for Sexual Desires
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Judge: Difficult to Understand Why Married Man Turns to Child for Sexual Desires

High Court Judge Justice Daniel Goundar says it is very difficult to comprehend why a grownup, married man would tur...

Prosecutor Gets Schooled On Job
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Prosecutor Gets Schooled On Job

It was alleged that on September 11, last year, Ledua Talemaitoga, 18 and Tomasi Tuicakau, 19, robbed the complainan...

Accused Farmer Pleads Not Guilty
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Accused Farmer Pleads Not Guilty

A man charged with one count of unlawful cultivation of illicit drugs pleaded not guilty before High Court Judge, Ju...

Teen Driver Charged With Murder
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Teen Driver Charged With Murder

A 19-year-old man charged with murder appeared at the High Court in Suva on Friday. Deepak Kumar was charged with on...

Plea Of Alleged Rapist Next Month
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Plea Of Alleged Rapist Next Month

A man who is charged with the rape of his step daughter will take his plea next month. The 42-year-old accused appea...

Judge Queries Case Continuance
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Judge Queries Case Continuance

Lawyers in a rape case retrial were advised by High Court judge, Justice Thushara Rajasinghe, to find out if he coul...

Justice Temo Calls In Fiji Times, Wants Accuracy  In Reporting Court
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Justice Temo Calls In Fiji Times, Wants Accuracy In Reporting Court

Suva High Court Judge, Justice Salesi Temo, has raised concerns on the need for the media to report accurately matte...

Uncle Gets 11 Years For Raping Nine-Year-Old Niece
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Uncle Gets 11 Years For Raping Nine-Year-Old Niece

Being her granduncle, you should have protected her. Instead, you have breached the trust expected from you and the ...

Man Awaits Sentencing For Breaking Into Shop
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Man Awaits Sentencing For Breaking Into Shop

High Court Judge Justice Temo said there were a lot of aggravated robberies in the country and the tariff was becomi...

Jailed For Life For Killing Wife
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Jailed For Life For Killing Wife

Married couples should utilise the Family Court to resolve matrimonial disputes instead of taking matters into their...

Assessors Find Colombian National Not Guilty Of Drug Find
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Assessors Find Colombian National Not Guilty Of Drug Find

Assessors in the retrial of a Colombian national involved in a drug case have found him not guilty of importing illi...

Rape! Jailed For 12 Years, 6 Months
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Rape! Jailed For 12 Years, 6 Months

A High Court Judge compared the 27-year-old mentally challenged rape victim to be that of a 10-year-old. The rapist,...

Prosecution Submits Amended Info in Sedition Case of 16 People, 2 of Whom Have Died
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Prosecution Submits Amended Info in Sedition Case of 16 People, 2 of Whom Have Died

  The High Court in Lautoka yesterday received an application to amend information by the prosecution in the ca...

Kadavu Three Denied Bail
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Kadavu Three Denied Bail

A High Court Judge in Suva yesterday denied three men bail due to the alleged amount of drugs cultivated being more ...

No Case To Answer Submission Filed
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No Case To Answer Submission Filed

The Defence lawyer for eight former Police officers and one former soldier charged with rape and sexual assault, has...

10 Years For Raping Girl, 5
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10 Years For Raping Girl, 5

  A man who raped a five-year-old girl, has been jailed for 10 years and 10 months. High Court judge, Justice ...

Beware Of Wolves In Sheep’s Clothing; They Could Be Lurking In The Shadows Of Your Families As Sexual Predators
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Beware Of Wolves In Sheep’s Clothing; They Could Be Lurking In The Shadows Of Your Families As Sexual Predators

We should all seriously think about the remarks made by Lautoka High Court judge, Justice Thushara Rajasinghe, when ...

People Ignore Warning On  Defilement, Says High Court judge
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People Ignore Warning On Defilement, Says High Court judge

A High Court judge in Labasa says it appears there are people who do not pay heed to court warnings about defilement...

No Right-Thinking Man Would Rape His Granddaughter: Judge
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No Right-Thinking Man Would Rape His Granddaughter: Judge

A High Court judge in Suva told a 67-year-old grandfather yesterday that he did the unthinkable when he raped his gr...

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