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Long jail terms for farmers

Aqela Susu
Thursday, August 17, 2017

THREE drug cultivators were handed sentences ranging from eight to 16 years imprisonment and were told by Justice Salesi Temo that people such as them were the evil who started the illegal trade.

Suliasi Bola, Eliseo Tukana and Mikaele Raivasi had unlawfully cultivated more than 900 marijuana plants weighing 134.2 kilograms from a farm in the highlands of Nasele in Yale, Kadavu, between July 1 and December 4, 2015.

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