CRI/S/001/2013 IN THE HIGH COURT OF LESOTHO In the Matter Between:- REX Vs TEBOHO LETEBA SENTENCE Coram : Hon. N. Majara J Date of hearing : 28th May 2014 Date of sentence : 5th June 2014 Summary Accused committed for sentence before the High Court after conviction in terms Sexual Offences Act 2003 – complainant a seven year old minor – whether court a quo had the jurisdiction to hear the matter – the Act prescribing committal where appropriate penalty beyond the penal power of the trial court thus empowering it to try the accused – accused sentenced to imprisonment for twenty years.

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