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Ex-police officer detained, charged for criminal libel

By Matai'a Lanuola Tusani T - Ah Tong 06 April 2021, 6:00PM

A former senior officer has been charged and detained in custody over the Easter holiday for allegedly making false statements causing harm to the reputation of the former Deputy Speaker. 

Paepaetele Ernest Junior was charged and apprehended for criminal libel, and has been in custody since last Saturday, his lawyer Faualo Harry Schuster confirmed. 

By Matai'a Lanuola Tusani T - Ah Tong 06 April 2021, 6:00PM

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