Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Law & Order

Australia: Former Catholic Priest Jailed For Taking Nude Photos Of Student

ABC News:-  A former Brisbane Catholic priest and teacher who manipulated a schoolboy to pose naked for photographs over a six-year period has been sentenced to 18 months in jail...

Supreme Court To Hear Unusual Case About An ‘F Word’

NBC News:-  WASHINGTON — When Eric Brunetti and Natas Kaupas, a phenomenal Southern California skateboarder, launched a line of streetwear in 1990, they wanted a brand name that would match...

R. Kelly ‘Sexual Abuse’ Tape Given To US Authorities

BBC News:-  A US man has claimed to have found a video tape allegedly showing R. Kelly "sexually abusing underage African-American girls." Gary Dennis told reporters that he handed the tape...

Royal Caribbean Cruise Line To Pay Family Of Deceased Passenger $3.38M

New York Daily News:- The family of a cruise passenger who died on board was awarded $3.38 million on Thursday. Richard Puchalski, a passenger on the Explorer of the Seas in...

Jussie Smollett Indicted On 16 Felony Counts

NBC News:-  "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett has been indicted by a grand jury in Chicago on 16 felony counts after allegedly lying to police about being the victim of a...

City Police Warn Bar Patrons After New Arrests For Urinating In Public

The City Police Department has issued a warning to bar patrons after 12 individuals were arrested for indecent exposure so far for this month. They were caught urinating in a...

Human Rights Advocate Says Judges Can Do More To Bring About ‘Real Justice’

Human Rights advocate, Mary Francis, has expressed the view that the role of a judge in a developing society is to help bring about law reform. She has declared that...

Ex-Cop Convicted In Fatal Shooting Of Black motorist

NBC News:-  A fired Florida police officer was convicted Thursday of manslaughter and attempted murder in the fatal shooting of a stranded black motorist in 2015. Nouman Raja, 41, faces life...

Tributes Pour In For Legal ‘Powerhouse’ Justice Redhead

Antigua Observer:-  Retired Justice Albert Redhead died on March 4 after a brief period of illness in Antigua, plunging the legal fraternity here and across the Eastern Caribbean into mourning. Described...

Police Confirm Bomb Threat Suspect ‘Critical’ After Ingesting ‘Substance’

Press Release:-  On Wednesday February 20, 2019 about 6:00am, law enforcement officials responded to a report of a bomb threat at the George F. L. Charles Airport in Vigie. Normal...