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Wednesday, September 22, 2021

    Tatamba Court House open for administering justice.

    BY CHARLES KADAMANA Gao Bugotu Constituency officially handed over a court house at Tatamba on Wednesday to the Ministry of Justice and Legal Affairs (MJLA) to administer justice in the rural areas. The court house was...

    Man jailed for lockdown breach

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA A MAN who breached lockdown orders has been jailed for 12 months after he pleaded guilty in the Magistrate Court. Principal Magistrate Augustine Aulanga imposed the sentence yesterday. Jack Dola and was charged with...

    Public solicitors’ absence in court worsening: Judge

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA High Court has put the spotlight on lawyers of the Public Solicitors Office for not attending court sessions. And, worse, Judge Maelyn Bird says this trend of public solicitors not attending their court...

    Man gets 11 years for rape

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA A teacher has landed himself 11 years in jail for raping his daughter. Court found the man guilty of committing the crimes twice on his daughter at a school in Isabel in 2016. The...

    Warrant of arrest for school chaplain

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA THE court has issued a warrant of arrest on the School Chaplain for Holau Vocational Christian Academy in West Honiara. This followed the chaplain’s failure to turn up in court yesterday. Police Prosecutor Watson...

    Taimareho case moved

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA THE case against the directors, General Manager, captains and the West Are’are Constituency shipping company has adjourned to October 5 due to technical issues. The case was mentioned yesterday at the High Court...

    ‘Your deaths not in vain’

    One year on, and charges finally laid over Taimareho sea tragedy BY JENNIFER KUSAPA TODAY marks the day that 27 lives were lost at sea following the MV Taimareho sea tragedy and police can now confirm...

    No payment from One Link since Dec 2019: Witness

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA More damning allegations against the One Link money scheme have surfaced in court. A prosecution witness who claim to be one of the mentors of the One Link Pacifica money scheme revealed in...

    Djokovic’s case adjourned pending appeal

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA THE case of the Prime Minister’s Chief of Staff Robson Djokovic has again adjourned to October 6 pending his appeal before the Court of Appeal. Djokovic’s case was mentioned before Deputy Chief Ricky...

    Magistrate hears MOI cases during recent court circuit

    BY SAMIE WAIKORI AUKI MALAITA Provincial Magistrate Court and the Provincial Prosecution office has heard a total of eight criminal cases on Luaniua and Pelau during a court circuit route to the Malaita Outer Islands (MOI)...