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Sedition

Saturday, August 25, 2018
By Jessica Savike SUVA (Fiji Times/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Fiji High Court judge Justice Vinsent Perera has ordered a retrial of former opposition SODELPA parliamentarian Mosese...
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
By Geraldine Panapasa, editor-in-chief of Wansolwara SUVA (Wansolwara News/Fiji Times/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): “Relief!” That was the word from Fiji Times Ltd...
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
SUVA (The Fiji Times/Fijivillage/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The High Court in Suva has found the Fiji Times Ltd, its three senior executives and a letter writer not guilty of...
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
SUVA (The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): The publisher of The Fiji Times has no involvement or input in the content of its publications, editor-in-chief Fred Wesley has told the High Court in the...
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
SUVA (Mailife/Pacific Media Watch): The High Court in Suva has ruled against the no-case-to-answer application filed by the defence counsels in The Fiji Times sedition trial.  
Thursday, February 15, 2018
By Aqela Susu SUVA (The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): High Court judge Justice Thushara Rajasinghe will next month hear submissions on the defence's objections to amended information filed...
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
By Aqela Susu SUVA (The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): The sedition trial of the three senior staff of The Fiji Times Ltd, the company and a letter writer has been adjourned until next year...
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
AUCKLAND (Fiji Times/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Sedition charges against several Fiji Times Limited staff have loomed larger with the Criminal Investigations Department of the Fijian...
Thursday, March 30, 2017
AUCKLAND (Amnesty International/Pacific Media Watch): The Fijian authorities must immediately drop politically-motivated sedition charges against The Fiji Times newspaper group, says Amnesty...
Monday, September 7, 2015
Kai Ping Lew SUVA (Pacific Scoop/ Pacific Media Watch): Despite trials of various individuals charged with sedition in Western Fiji, life goes on as normal in the capital city, Suva, the hub of...
Monday, August 31, 2015
Vuniwaqa Bola-Bari SUVA (The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): Fijians living abroad who have been plotting against the State will be tracked down and brought to justice, Prime Minister Voreqe...
Thursday, August 20, 2015
SUVA (Pacific Beat/The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): The number of people arrested and charged with various counts of sedition, inciting political violence and other similar charges in Fiji, is...
Friday, May 10, 2013
OPINION: PORT VILA (Transparency Vanuatu / Daily Post / Pacific Media Watch): Daily Post readers were shocked this week to see a front page news report that a senior Vanuatu journalist, Gratien...
Sunday, July 15, 2012
David Robie SHAH ALAM, Malaysia (Pacific Scoop / Cafe Pacific / Pacific Media Watch): Malaysian news media have welcomed a planned repeal of the colonial-era sedition law as Asian communicators,...