‘Party-goers’ to learn fate on Saturday

Twelve local men, five local women and three juveniles yesterday pleaded guilty in the Magistrate’s Court for an offence under Section 269 of the Penal Code, Chapter 22 for negligently committing an act, knowing it was likely to spread the infection of a disease dangerous to life. Several of the defendants faced additional charges under Section 6(b) of the Misuse of Drugs Act, Chapter 27 for consumption of a controlled drug and Section 7 of the Misuse of Drugs Act, Chapter 27 for possession of utensils intended for the consumption of controlled drugs. More details in Thursday’s Borneo Bulletin