Saturday, October 19, 2019

Law & Order

Human Rights Advocate Wants Anti-Nuisance Laws

Human Rights Advocate, Mary Francis, has called for law reform in Saint Lucia to address current weaknesses in existing legislation, including obtaining redress against nuisances. She made specific reference to...

Guyana Police Consider Establishing Aviation Wing

Guyana Chronicle:-  THE Guyana Police Force held talks with American Aviation giant MIDAS Aviation Service Inc., as it explored the possibility of establishing an aviation wing. The meeting took place on...

US Offers Reward For Bin Laden’s Son

BBC News:-  The United States is offering a reward of up to $1m (£750,000) for information about one of the sons of the late al-Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden. Hamza Bin...

ECADE, United & Strong Say Buggery Laws Pose Threat To Lives Of Persons...

Press Release:-  Groups representing lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Caribbean citizens have long cautioned our governments that buggery and gross indecency laws pose a threat to the lives of anyone...

New York Votes To Criminalise Revenge Porn

Associated Press:-  ALBANY, N.Y. — Lawmakers in New York voted to join 41 other states in criminalizing revenge porn Thursday, passing legislation that would make it a misdemeanor to disseminate...

Two Men Claim Michael Jackson Abused Them Hundreds Of Times

BBC News:-  Two men have told the BBC they were abused hundreds of times by Michael Jackson, from the ages of seven and 10. Wade Robson, 36, told the BBC's...

Saint Lucia Slips In Global Rule Of Law Index

Press Release:-  WASHINGTON, DC (28 February 2019) – The World Justice Project (WJP) today released the WJP Rule of Law Index® 2019, an evaluation of rule of law adherence worldwide based on more than...

Shooting At Morne Serpent

A twenty-eight year old man was rushed to hospital Wednesday night, following a shooting incident at Morne Serpent, Gros Islet, police have reported. The victim is reported to have been...

South African Undertakers To Sue Pastor Over ‘Resurrection Stunt’

BBC News:-  A group of funeral directors in South Africa say they will sue a self-styled prophet who claims to have resurrected a dead man. A viral video of Pastor Alph...

Police Identify Victims In Assou Canal Homicide And Dennery Fatal Accident

Police have identified the victims in Monday evening's fatal shooting at Assou Canal, Grand Riviere, Gros Islet and Tuesday morning's accident at Austin Hill, Derniere Riviere. According to a police release...