COURT RE­PORT

Kapi-Mana News - - COURT -

‘‘He does have very good sup­port from his cur­rent em­ployer,’’ she said.

How­ever, Judge Walker said prison time could not be avoided be­cause of the large num­ber of times the of­fend­ing had oc­curred, the breach of trust and the se­ri­ous ef­fect on the vic­tims.

Judge Walker said he gave Sione­t­u­ato credit for his guilty plea and for sav­ing the court a trial by tak­ing re­spon­si­bil­ity early.

Be­sides his con­vic­tion and jail sen­tence, Sione­t­u­ato was to re­pay $76,000 at $50 a week.

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