New Magistrate appointed

Dr Caroline Farrugia Frendo was yesterday sworn as a Magistrate of the Inferior Courts during a short ceremony at the Palace in Valletta. Dr Farrugia Frendo is the daughter of the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Dr Angelo Farrugia, and Mrs Farrugia. The oath of allegiance and the oath of office were administered by the Attorney General Dr Peter Grech in the presence of the President of Malta Mrs Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca, Chief Justice Silvio Camilleri, Prime Minister Dr Joseph Muscat and the Minister responsible for Justice Dr Owen Bonnici. Also in attendance were the parents of the new magistrate as well as members of her family.