Attorneys for Ruel Reid and Co-Accused Say Clients Deny Wrongdoing


Councilor Brown Lawrence’s attorney, Christopher Townsend, says his client denies wrongdoing.

Mr. Townsend says he’s seeking the earliest possible court date for Mrs. Brown Lawrence.

Christopher Townsend, attorney for JLP Councillor, Kim Brown Lawrence speaking this afternoon with Nationwide News.

Efforts to contact one of Mr. Reid’s attorneys, Carolyn Chuck, were unsuccessful.

Miss Chuck represented Mr. Reid at the question and answer session today before he was charged.

A few weeks ago, another of Reid’s attorneys, Hugh Wildman, insisted that his client is not guilty of wrongdoing.

Mr. Wildman insisted that the former Education Minister is the victim of swirling misinformation and political grandstanding.

Hugh Wildman, attorney for Ruel Reid speaking recently with Nationwide News.

Abka Fitz-Henley is a multiple award-winning journalist who is currently the Senior Reporter at Nationwide News Network (NNN). His primary areas of focus are Court, Crime and Parliamentary proceedings. Fitz-Henley was recently recognized in the regional celebrity magazine publication Panache as “The Breaking News Boss”. At 21 years of age, following his 1st year in media, Fitz-Henley was recognized with the Young Journalist of the year award from The Press Association of Jamaica and went on to cop one of the country’s highest recognized journalism prizes, the Journalist of the Year Award. He’s also been awarded the prestigious Corporate Jamaica Broilers Fairplay 1st place Award for investigative journalism and is the recipient of the Caribbean Blog Award for coverage of the infamous Kartel murder trial. Fitz-Henley is also the recipient of the PM Youth Award for Excellence. Over the years, he has appeared as a guest on the BBC World Service and BBC London.

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