Husband alleged to have raped, assaulted wife fronts court
A35-year-old man has been charged with a count each of rape assault, causing actual bodily harm of his wife. The man appeared before Justice Priyantha Fernando at the High Court in Suva yesterday. The alleged incident occurred on March 31, 2015, in Kadavu. Defence lawyer Vuli Mainacave told the court that the accused does not agree that the alleged offence took place. The court has been adjourned to November 30 for mention.