Namibian boxer’s docket now with Brazilian judge

The docket of the Namibian boxer Junius Jonas who was arrested Aug. 7 in Brazil on sexual assault is now with a judge and ruling is expected by next week.

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Jonas, who stayed behind in Brazil when the team returned to Namibia, is currently in the custody of the Namibian Embassy in that country.

In a statement seen by Xinhua Sunday, the chef de mission of the Namibian Olympics team Jesse Schickerling said Jonas’ legal practitioners have also submitted the boxer’s preliminary defense.

Schickerling said Jonas’ lawyers have asked the judge to speed up the legal proceedings before the start of the Paralympics games. Enditem

Source: Xinhua/News Ghana

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