Saturday, January 19, 2019

Law & Order

Warrington Wins In Contract Dispute At The CCJ

Press Release:-  In Mariette Warrington v Dominica Broadcasting Corporation, the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) today decided that Ms. Warrington, a former General Manager of the Dominica Broadcasting Corporation (DBC),...

T&T: Lawsuit Over Sandals MoU Settled

A lawsuit over the disclosure of the Trinidad and Tobago government's memorandum of understanding (MOU) for a proposed Sandals resort in Tobago has been settled, local reports  have said. The...

Couple Suing Sandals Over Alleged Groping Incident In The Bahamas

Claiming that their wedding in the Bahamas  in 2016 was ruined, a couple is demanding $30 million in damages from Sandals Resorts, reports in the US media have said. According...

No Word Yet On Whether Grand Jury Will Indict Amber Guyger

There has been no word so far on whether the 12-person grand jury which has to decide on what charges Amber Guyger will face, if any, has come to...

Irish woman jailed for criminal damage to €1.50 crisps

BBC:-  A woman has been jailed by the Irish courts for causing criminal damage to a €1.50 (£1.30) packet of crisps. Kathleen McDonagh, aged 25, opened some Pringles in a Tesco...

Ex-Florida Police Chief Jailed In Plan To Frame Blacks

Associated Press:-  MIAMI — The former police chief of a small Florida city will serve three years in prison for a conspiracy in his department to frame black people for...

El Chapo’s lavish, jet-setting lifestyle revealed in court

Fox News:-  A private zoo with exotic animals, four private planes and trips to Switzerland for anti-aging treatments – all part of the lavish lifestyle of Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El...

Regional Cops Meeting in Saint Lucia Want Standardised Working Conditions

The Caribbean Federation of Police Welfare Associations (CFPWA) began a three-day meeting here, with standardised working conditions for police officers among the agenda items down for discussion. Sergeant Sean Mc...

T&T: Scratch bomb victims were burdening hospitals

Trinidad Express:-  Health Minister Terrence Deyalsingh says he recommended the ban on scratch bombs, as injuries caused by the explosive devices were placing a huge “burden” on the nation’s Accident...

Grand Jury Convenes To Hear Evidence Against Amber Guyger

WFAA:-  DALLAS — A grand jury will convene Monday to hear evidence in the case against former Dallas police officer Amber Guyger, who shot and killed 26-year-old Botham Jean at...