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Man Charged With Sexual Offences Has Pending Cases
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Man Charged With Sexual Offences Has Pending Cases

The court also heard that the accused had been evading Police since the time of the incident, and the matter was of ...

Top Doctor, A-G Ordered To Pay Woman
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Top Doctor, A-G Ordered To Pay Woman

It was found by court that the defendants failed to carry out thorough investigations before informing the plaintiff...

Temo Says Pending Cases Should Be Dealt With First
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Temo Says Pending Cases Should Be Dealt With First

  A 31-year-old man who has several pending matters before the Nasinu and Suva magistrates courts was remanded ...

41 Year Old Man Found Guilty of Rape
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41 Year Old Man Found Guilty of Rape

The complainant in the matter was nine-years-old at the time of the offence. The incident had occurred between Decem...

Trial Begins For Uncle Who  Allegedly Committed Unnatural Offence
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Trial Begins For Uncle Who Allegedly Committed Unnatural Offence

  The trial of a 28-year-old man, who is charged with one count of unnatural offence, one count of assault with...

Maqbool Pursues Goal To Be A Lawyer, Age No Barrier
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Maqbool Pursues Goal To Be A Lawyer, Age No Barrier

  Age is no barrier when you set your heart on accom­plishing your goals. And apart from a strong will to work...

Duo Found Guilty Of Rape
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Duo Found Guilty Of Rape

Two men each charged with one count of rape were found guilty and convicted by the High Court of Lautoka on Monday. ...

Man In Domestic Violence Case Bailed
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Man In Domestic Violence Case Bailed

A welder of Naitasiri, charged with one count of domestic violence, was granted bail by the High Court in Suva yeste...

Judge Blasts Lawyer Over Behaviour
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Judge Blasts Lawyer Over Behaviour

A defence lawyer’s behaviour was described by a High Court judge on Thursday as unprofessional. Justice Paul Madig...

SODELPA Candidate Denies Contempt Of Court Charge
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SODELPA Candidate Denies Contempt Of Court Charge

SODELPA candidate for the 2018 General Election Anirudh Sharma pleaded not guilty to a contempt of court charge in t...

Rabuka Acquitted In High Court Appeal
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Rabuka Acquitted In High Court Appeal

Chief Justice Anthony Gates has dismissed the appeal filed by the Fiji Independent Commission against Corruption cha...

Information, disclosures filed in manslaughter case
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Information, disclosures filed in manslaughter case

Information and disclosures have been filed in the High Court in Suva in the case of a man who allegedly caused the ...

Man Facing Sexual Related Charges Further Remanded
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Man Facing Sexual Related Charges Further Remanded

  A 37-year-old man of Suva charged with sexual related offences yesterday was further remanded in custody. The...

14 Years, 7-Year Jail Terms For Robbers
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14 Years, 7-Year Jail Terms For Robbers

Two men charged for aggravated robbery were sentenced by the High Court in Suva yes­terday. Asesela Niubasaga and S...

Court Set to Decide on Refund of $5000
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Court Set to Decide on Refund of $5000

The High Court in Suva is to decide whether it will re­lease the bail bond for Suva businessman Benjamin Pa­darath...

Court Grants Soldier Bail
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Court Grants Soldier Bail

A soldier charged with one count of attempted murder was granted bail by the High Court in Suva yesterday. The accus...

Judgment In Appeal Case Set For October 18
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Judgment In Appeal Case Set For October 18

The judgment for a woman sentenced for obtaining money by false pretence has been adjourned to October 18. Melisa Se...

Aggravated Robbery Case Transferredto High Court
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Aggravated Robbery Case Transferredto High Court

  A man charged for aggravated robbery had his case transferred to the High Court. Maleli Etuate Lolohea Somumu...

Trial Underway For Man Chargedwith Rape
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Trial Underway For Man Chargedwith Rape

The trial of a 35-year-old man charged with one count of rape, is currently underway before Jus­tice Chamath Morais...

Fiji Sun complying with MIDA decree, says lawyer
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Fiji Sun complying with MIDA decree, says lawyer

The High Court in Lautoka heard that Fiji Sun did not breach the constitutional rights accorded to Paul Malo Radrodr...

Bail For MEN Who Allegedly Stole Marijuana From Police Post
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Bail For MEN Who Allegedly Stole Marijuana From Police Post

Three men who were charged with one count of aggravtaed robbery and theft, were granted bail by the High Court in Su...

 Man, 22, Acquitted Of Defiling Schoolgirl, 15
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 Man, 22, Acquitted Of Defiling Schoolgirl, 15

  A 22-year-old man has been acquitted by the High Court in Labasa after the judge ruled that the ac­cused had...

Assessors: Man Guilty Of Assault, Not Guilty Of Raping Wife
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Assessors: Man Guilty Of Assault, Not Guilty Of Raping Wife

  The three assessors in a rape trial yesterday found the 47-year-old accused not guilty of rape, but guilty of...

Convicted Drug Accused To Retain Seized Property
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Convicted Drug Accused To Retain Seized Property

  The Fiji Court of Appeal has upheld a High Court order to release property belonging to a Kadavu farmer. The ...

Katia Seeking Bail, Awaits Re-Sentence
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Katia Seeking Bail, Awaits Re-Sentence

Defence lawyer for former Acting Deputy Official Receiver Viliame Katia submitted a notice of motion in the High Cou...

Step father remanded on rape charge
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Step father remanded on rape charge

A 48-year-old stepfather, who was charged for rape, was further remanded in custody by the High Court in Suva yester...

Court Cannot Help Murderer: Judge
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Court Cannot Help Murderer: Judge

  A Labasa man convicted of murder in 2008 was told by the High Court in Suva on Monday that there was nothing ...

Trial For Alleged Beqa Rape Starts
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Trial For Alleged Beqa Rape Starts

Accused is charged with rape and sexual assault The trial of an alleged rape case on Beqa Island started yesterday b...

BRIEFly
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BRIEFly

Two charged with attempted aggravated burglary take plea Two men charged with attempted aggravated burglary had the...

Court Issues Interim DVRO
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Court Issues Interim DVRO

  A man charged with raping his 40-year-old de facto partner has had an interim domestic violence restraining o...

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