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Pauga denied release from custody

By Sapeer Mayron 19 December 2020, 10:20PM

A  man fighting extradition to Samoa for his alleged role in a plot to assassinate the Prime Minister had an application to be released from jail dismissed by an Australian court on Friday. 

Talalelei Pauga, a resident of Brisbane, Australia, was first arrested by Police in late August on the request of Samoan authorities. On Friday a motion to secure his release from prison was denied by a Judge in the Supreme Court of Queensland. 

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By Sapeer Mayron 19 December 2020, 10:20PM

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