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11 Counts Of Rape Against  Maharaj Dropped
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11 Counts Of Rape Against Maharaj Dropped

  Eleven counts of rape against a Navua bus driver and mechanic were dropped yesterday. This was after a nolle ...

Duo Face Murder Charge
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Duo Face Murder Charge

Two men faced the Nausori Magistrates Court yesterday for the alleged murder of a 23-year-old last month outside a n...

Pre-Trial Conference On Sedition Charge
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Pre-Trial Conference On Sedition Charge

Jagath Karunaratne and Mosese Bulitavu appeared at the Suva Magistrates’ Court yesterday charged with sedition. Th...

Five Accused Of  Sexual Assault
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Five Accused Of Sexual Assault

  Five people appeared at the Nasinu Magistrates’ Court yesterday, accused of sexual assault. The matter was ...

22 Victims Of Sexual Assault Last Month
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22 Victims Of Sexual Assault Last Month

13 victims of serious sexual offences under the age of 18 years. Out of the 45 incidences of serious sexual offences...

Man Gets Life Imprisonment For Murder Of Student
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Man Gets Life Imprisonment For Murder Of Student

 A 36 year old man of Naboutolu village, Rakiraki, has been sentenced to life imprisonment by the Lautoka High Cour...

Court Acquits Bala
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Court Acquits Bala

The Lautoka Magistrates’ Court has acquitted Minister for Local Government Parveen Kumar Bala this morning. Parvee...

DPP Will Not Appeal  Turagalevu Sentence
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DPP Will Not Appeal Turagalevu Sentence

The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), Christopher Pryde, will not appeal the sentence of imprisonment for Ponip...

Alleged Killer Fronts Lautoka High Court
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Alleged Killer Fronts Lautoka High Court

A man, who was accused of hacking to death a woman in Ba on May 7, made his first appearance at the High Court in La...

Death Driver Accused Granted Bail
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Death Driver Accused Granted Bail

10-year-old dangerous driving case has been adjourned to June A  man charged with manslaughter and dangerous drivin...

Courts Briefly
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Courts Briefly

Indian national charged with  conspiracy to defraud An Indian national has been charged with one count of conspirac...

Judge: Harsher Penalties  For Parliament To Decide
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Judge: Harsher Penalties For Parliament To Decide

High Court judge Justice Paul Madigan says the decision on calls for harsher penalties by our courts against rape an...

Rape Cases Up Last Month
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Rape Cases Up Last Month

35 cases were reported compared to 24 in February   There has been an increase in rape cases for the last month...

FBI Recognises Fiji’s Assistance In Arrest
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FBI Recognises Fiji’s Assistance In Arrest

The United States’ Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) has presented certificates of recognition to representat...

Nadroga 16 Sedition-Accused Bailed
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Nadroga 16 Sedition-Accused Bailed

Bail was granted by the High Court in Lautoka for the Nadroga 16 sedition-accused. The accused persons include Ratu ...

More Rape Reports In August
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More Rape Reports In August

More rape cases were recorded by the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions last month compared to July this ...

Bail For Three Sedition, Incitement Accused
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Bail For Three Sedition, Incitement Accused

Three men on sedition and inciting communal antagonism charges have been granted bail by the Lautoka Magistrates Cou...

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