In this Nov. 6, 2013 photo, Fiji Times newspaper editor Fred Wesley stands in the newsroom in Suva, Fiji. Wesley was sentenced to six months in jail, suspended for two years, for reprinting an article from a New Zealand newspaper that said Fiji's judiciary is not independent. An opinion writer and three newspaper executives in Fiji are awaiting a judge's verdict Friday, May 18, 2018, on sedition charges in a case that has major implications for press freedom in the South Pacific nation.
In this Nov. 6, 2013 photo, Fiji Times newspaper editor Fred Wesley stands in the newsroom in Suva, Fiji. Wesley was sentenced to six months in jail, suspended for two years, for reprinting an article from a New Zealand newspaper that said Fiji's judiciary is not independent. An opinion writer and three newspaper executives in Fiji are awaiting a judge's verdict Friday, May 18, 2018, on sedition charges in a case that has major implications for press freedom in the South Pacific nation. Nick Perry AP Photo
In this Nov. 6, 2013 photo, Fiji Times newspaper editor Fred Wesley stands in the newsroom in Suva, Fiji. Wesley was sentenced to six months in jail, suspended for two years, for reprinting an article from a New Zealand newspaper that said Fiji's judiciary is not independent. An opinion writer and three newspaper executives in Fiji are awaiting a judge's verdict Friday, May 18, 2018, on sedition charges in a case that has major implications for press freedom in the South Pacific nation. Nick Perry AP Photo

Fiji 4 await verdict in case that tests press freedoms

May 17, 2018 02:49 AM