A Saint Lucian journalist charged with rape has been granted bail in the sum of $10,000.
The bail conditions include reporting to the police every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday before 6. pm, surrendering his travel documents to the court and not contacting the complainant or witnesses.
In addition, the accused is not to leave the state without permission from the court.
The journalist was charged based on an accusation made by a woman.
The alleged rape is reported to have occurred in the North of the Island.