Lateef’s lawyer seeks time for DPP to reconsider charge

Suva lawyer Shazran Abdul Lateef. Picture: FT FILE/JESSICA SAVIKE

SUVA lawyer Shazran Abdul Lateef who faces a charge of possession of illicit drugs had his bail extended by Suva Magistrate Liyanage Wickramasekara today.

Defence lawyer Devanesh Sharma sought time from the court to write to the Director of Public Prosecution to reconsider the charge.

Mr Lateef is alleged to have been found in possession of 0.0136 grams of methamphetamine on August 7 in Suva.

The case has been adjourned to November 21, 2018.