Lawyer: Petitioners to seek directions

Members of the media outside the High Court in Suva during the court case of petition against the 2018 General Election results yesterday. Picture: RAMA

NEITHER the Electoral Act nor the court rules require affidavits to be filed with an electoral petition, the Court of Disputed Returns heard yesterday. Lawyer Jon Apted, representing SODELPA leader Sitiveni Rabuka and National Federation Party leader Biman Prasad alongside lawyers Filimoni Vosarogo and Simione Valenitabua, said the petitioners would be seeking directions about witnesses. […]

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