Suva High Court

Trial Date Set For Pastor Charged With Sexual-Related Crimes
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Trial Date Set For Pastor Charged With Sexual-Related Crimes

Tulavu retook his plea in court based on the consolidated charg­es and pleaded not guilty to four counts of rape an...

No Case to Answer Ruling Delivered for Kamlesh Arya
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No Case to Answer Ruling Delivered for Kamlesh Arya

Regarding the first charge, High Court Judge Justice Mr. Riyaz Hamza acquitted the Accused, stating tha...

Man charged with rape of wife awaits plea
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Man charged with rape of wife awaits plea

State Prosecutor from the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions Swastika Sharma sought time to file informat...

Prosecution to Advise on Complainant’s Address In Former Fiji 7s Player’s Rape Case
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Prosecution to Advise on Complainant’s Address In Former Fiji 7s Player’s Rape Case

He is alleged to have raped a 24-year-old woman from Olosara, Sigatoka, on December 22, 2018

39 Year Old faces assault charges
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39 Year Old faces assault charges

For the offence of assault causing actual bodily harm, it is alleged that Kumar on April 3, 2019, at Nausori, assaul...

Teenager facing rape, defilement charges on remand
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Teenager facing rape, defilement charges on remand

The accused is also facing one count of defilement.

Suspended Doctor Appears For Alleged Manslaughter Charge
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Suspended Doctor Appears For Alleged Manslaughter Charge

It is alleged that on January 25, 2018, in Suva, Ketenilagi allegedly assaulted Shri Chand. This allegedly caused Mr...

Defence Lawyer Seeks Time to Reconfirm Plea
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Defence Lawyer Seeks Time to Reconfirm Plea

The accused was in a position to change his plea, the defence would advise the prosecution on the next date.

Duo Plead Guilty To Theft, Burglary Charges
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Duo Plead Guilty To Theft, Burglary Charges

Manasa Lalaqila and Sekove Nawa­vu appeared before High Court Judge Justice Daniel Goundar yes­terday.

Woman fronts court for allegedly hitting partner with timber
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Woman fronts court for allegedly hitting partner with timber

She is alleged to have hit her de facto partner with a piece of timber twice on his head.

File Information Within 7-Days: Justice Goundar
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File Information Within 7-Days: Justice Goundar

"Iliesa Cuanilawa is charged with two counts of rape, one count each of criminal intimidation, of bur­glary and of ...

Sigatoka Man Facing Drug Charge
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Sigatoka Man Facing Drug Charge

"It is alleged that Ramzan had in his possession 5.5 kilograms of cannabis sativa, an illicit drug, on November 27, ...

Rape accused, 54, on remand
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Rape accused, 54, on remand

He also told the court that the accused and the complainant live in the same village in Tailevu.

Trial of stepfather facing rape charge begins tomorrow
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Trial of stepfather facing rape charge begins tomorrow

The complainant was 12 years old at the time of the offence while the accused was 36 years old.

Judge Raises Concerns with Lawyers’ Pattern of Late Filing
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Judge Raises Concerns with Lawyers’ Pattern of Late Filing

It is a serious concern on how late the information is filed in rape cases.

Sisters to take plea next month
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Sisters to take plea next month

The two were alleged to have facilitated the travel of 17 Fijian citizens who were exploited and became victims of h...

Man Who Allegedly Stabbed Partner Granted Bail
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Man Who Allegedly Stabbed Partner Granted Bail

He is charged with one count each of attempted murder and assault causing actual bodily harm.

Drug Charge Villager Has Bail Extended
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Drug Charge Villager Has Bail Extended

Ratu Tevita Lalakonakoro appeared before Justice Chamath Morais yesterday charged with one count of unlawful cultiva...

Amenoni Nasilasila Appears For Trial in Suva
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Amenoni Nasilasila Appears For Trial in Suva

He is alleged to have raped a 24-year-old woman from Olosara, Sigatoka, on December 22, last year.

Football Player Remanded, Pleaded Guilty To Act With Intent To Cause Grievous Harm
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Football Player Remanded, Pleaded Guilty To Act With Intent To Cause Grievous Harm

The court heard that the complainant in the matter is his wife and the offence took place after a drinking session w...

Pastor Allegedly Raped on the Pretence of Women Deliverance, Court Hears
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Pastor Allegedly Raped on the Pretence of Women Deliverance, Court Hears

Tulavu is also jointly charged with Sakiusa Nakutoro with a count of rape involving a 29-year-old woman which is all...

Man, 56, jailed for rape and sexual assault offence
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Man, 56, jailed for rape and sexual assault offence

The accused on October 17, 2018, in Nasinu, had raped and sexually assaulted his niece who was 40 years old at the t...

Nikolic Drug Case: State To Appeal Acquittal Of  Yvette Nikolic
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Nikolic Drug Case: State To Appeal Acquittal Of Yvette Nikolic

The High Court had acquitted Yvette Dianne Nikolic of all charges following a finding of no case to answer on 18th F...

Mother Accused Of Raping 3 Year Old Daughter Granted Bail
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Mother Accused Of Raping 3 Year Old Daughter Granted Bail

She is alleged to have raped her three-year-old daughter between September 2018 and January 2019 at Samabula.

75 Hours? Constitutional rights breach claim in High Court
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75 Hours? Constitutional rights breach claim in High Court

Dominiko appeared before Justice Daniel Goundar charged with one count each of aggravated robbery and theft. It is a...

Nikolic Drug Case: John Nikolic Sentenced To 23 Years Imprisonment
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Nikolic Drug Case: John Nikolic Sentenced To 23 Years Imprisonment

Justice Goundar sentenced John Geoffery Nikolic to 23 years for one count of importation of 12.9 kilograms of cocain...

Nikolic Drug Case: Judge Finds Australian Guilty Of Drugs, Arms Offences
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Nikolic Drug Case: Judge Finds Australian Guilty Of Drugs, Arms Offences

John Nikolic was charged with 2 counts of importing illicit drugs and 1 count of possession of arms and ammunitions ...

Mother Accused Of Raping Her Daughter, Denied Bailed
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Mother Accused Of Raping Her Daughter, Denied Bailed

The woman, 35, also accused two Police officers of harassment and intimidation during her caution interview at the S...

Man Sentenced To More Than 10 Years In Jail For Raping Ex-Wife
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Man Sentenced To More Than 10 Years In Jail For Raping Ex-Wife

It is alleged that when the incident happened they were legally married.

Child Rapist, 37, Found Guilty
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Child Rapist, 37, Found Guilty

Victim, 3, was bribed with a chewing gum to allow the man to perform the sexual act on her. The man was known to the...

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