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Assessors found a planter not guilty of attempted murder

2 May, 2018 - 5:01 pm in COURT, Latest News, Law & Order, Local News

  Local planter Mackay Visesio who is not guilty of an attempted murder   By Rula Su’a –Vaai APIA, SAMOA- TUESDAY 1 MAY 2018: A panel of five assessors in the Supreme Court have found Mackay Visesio, a local planter not guilty of attempted murder…

Detaining defendants at the police station in Apia is unlawful says Judge

1 May, 2018 - 11:44 pm in Community, COURT, Latest News, Law & Order, Local News

By Rula Su’a – Vaai APIA SAMOA – TUESDAY 01 MAY 2018:  Justice Vui Clarence Nelson has made it clear that detaining defendants at the Apia Police…

Father and daughter in incestuous relationship sentenced

1 May, 2018 - 10:44 am in COURT, Latest News, Law & Order, Local News

By Rula Su’a- Vaai APIA, SAMOA – TUESDAY 01 MAY 2018: The father who is guilty of incest has been jailed for 1 year and 6 months while his daughter…

Woman attacker sentenced to 9 years in jail

26 April, 2018 - 5:17 am in Community, COURT, Latest News, Law & Order, Local News

  Tafa'igata Prison security  By Rula Su’a- Vaai APIA, SAMOA – WEDNESDAY 25 APRIL 2018: The man who attacked his former partner using a kitchen knife on Beach Road early this year, was sentenced today to 9 years in prison. The defendant is under…

Supreme Court dismisses charges against Court President

26 April, 2018 - 4:58 am in Community, COURT, Latest News, Law & Order, Local News, People

  By Rula Su’a- Vaai APIA, SAMOA – WEDNESDAY 25 APRIL 2018: The Supreme Court today dismissed an assault related charge against the President of the Lands and Titles Court, Fepulea’i Atilla Ropati. The charge of grievous bodily harm was withdrawn…