Man to fight perjury charge

BELINDA FEEK
Last updated 11:33 20/05/2014
Frank Yeates
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CHARGE DENIED: Frank Allan Yeates.

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A Coromandel man plans to fight a charge of perjury after being accused of lying during a trial.

Frank Allan Yeates, 62, today pleaded not guilty to the charge via audio visual link in the Hamilton District Court and has elected a trial by jury.

The perjury charge stems from a trial in March this year when he's accused of providing false evidence to a jury.

Yeates was further remanded for another appearance via audio visual link next month.

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