Not guilty: Newspaper acquitted of sedition

Not Guilty! ...The Fiji Times Publisher Hank Arts (right) gestures to supporters and the media after he and two senior officials of the newspaper and a letter writer were acquitted of sedition charges in the Suva High Court yesterday. He is joined by The Fiji Times Director Rajesh Patel (left). Picture: JOVESA NAISUA

“IT is a victory for the media in Fiji and we should be encouraged to keep going and to stay within the law.” These were the words of an emotional publisher and general manager of The Fiji Times, Hank Arts after High Court judge Justice Thushara Rajasinghe concurred with the unanimous not guilty opinion of […]

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