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Saturday 18 March 2023 | Written by Al Williams | Published in Court, Crime, National

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Judge slams Cook Islands criminal justice system
Derek Trego and his lawyer Lavi Rokoika breathe a sigh of relief following the verdict at the High Court in Avarua yesterday. PHOTO: AL WILLIAMS/23031723

The Cook Islands criminal justice system has been slammed by Justice Christopher Toogood in convicting and discharging a man following a lengthy period of frustration.

The Cook Islands criminal justice system has been slammed by Justice Christopher Toogood in convicting and discharging a man following a lengthy period of frustration.


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