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  • Police looked into rape of Ibthihal mother

    Police looked into rape of Ibthihal mother

    Haveeru has been informed that a complaint had been filed with police back in 2011 for rape of Afiya Mohamed, 26; who has confessed to beating her three-year son Mohamed Ibthihal - suspected to be a product of rape - to his death last Wednesday.

    January 31, 2015
  • ARC welcomes PG decision to investigate state

    ARC welcomes PG decision to investigate state

    Independent organization ARC (Advocating Rights for Children) on Thursday, welcomed Prosecutor General’s Office decision to investigate state for negligence in the case of three-year old found dead from injuries in Vaau Atoll Rakeedhoo.

    January 29, 2015
  • Negligent parties will be prosecuted: PG

    Negligent parties will be prosecuted: PG

    Prosecutor General Muhthaz Muhsin said on Wednesday they were investigating the case of 3-year old boy found dead in Vaavu Atoll Rakeedhoo for possible state negligence, and that criminal charges would be pressed if found negligent.

    January 28, 2015
  • Aseel murder case sent for prosecution

    Aseel murder case sent for prosecution

    Case of Ahmed Aseel, who died in the violent attack which took place near Chandhanee Magu Smart Phone shop last August – has been sent to Prosecutor General’s office for prosecution.

    January 27, 2015
  • Cases expedited, sent to trial within 5 days

    Cases expedited, sent to trial within 5 days

    Prosecutor General’s Office has started acting upon policy of cases where suspects have confessed to the crime, and those involving police testimony to be sent to trial within five days; a policy expected to expedite legal process considerably.

    January 24, 2015
  • PG Office reviews old case against Villa

    PG Office reviews old case against Villa

    Prosecutor General Muhuthaz Muhsin has said that they were reviewing four year-old claims that Villa Travels – owned by Jumhoory Party (JP) leader Qasim Ibrahim – had obtained shares of Maldives Tourism Development Board (MTDC), illegally.

    January 17, 2015
  • Saleem assigned Deputy PG

    Saleem assigned Deputy PG

    Mahmood Saleem was assigned to the post of Deputy Prosecutor General (PG) on Wednesday.

    September 17, 2014
  • Russian drug dealer remanded until trial end

    Russian drug dealer remanded until trial end

    The Criminal Court on Thursday remanded a Russian woman, who had allegedly tried to smuggle illegal drugs into the Maldives, until the conclusion of her trial.

    July 25, 2014
  • PG vows to focus on first offender programme

    PG vows to focus on first offender programme

    Newly appointed Prosecutor General (PG) Muhthaz Muhsin on Tuesday vowed to fully execute a first offender programme for individuals suspected of petty crimes.

    July 23, 2014
  • No translator stalls drug dealer's case

    No translator stalls drug dealer's case

    Failure to assign a translator to a Russian woman, who had tried to smuggle illegal drugs into the Maldives, has stalled her case at the prosecutor general's office, Haveeru learned on Tuesday.

    July 22, 2014
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