Category: Crime and Court

Criminal law vs civil law

Civil or Criminal? How Should Carlos Hill Have been Prosecuted?

Attorney for Cash Plus boss Carlos Hill, Valerie Neita Robertson, says the case shouldn’t have been prosecuted as a criminal matter. The case against Hill fell...

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Munga Released Without Charge

Dancehall entertainer, Munga Honourable has been released from police custody without charge. His attorney, Christopher Townsend says his client was released shortly...

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How the Carlos Hill Case Fell to Pieces

The man accused of fleecing thousands of Jamaicans of billions of dollars in a failed Ponzi scheme, Carlos Hill — is now a free man. The case against him fell...

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Court to Hear Application for Change of Venue in Moravian Pastors’s Case in June

The court will hear an application from the prosecution for a change of venue in the case involving two Moravian Pastors who’re charged with carnal abuse and...

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UWI Student to Court on Kidnapping Charges

Twenty-five-year old University student, Rosemarie Moore, and Mandeville resident, Kevaughan Henry, are scheduled to return to the Manchester Parish Court today to...

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Attorney to Seek Munga’s Release from Police Custody Today

The Attorney for Dancehall Entertainer, Munga Honourable is to file a habeas corpus application in Court today seeking his release. Munga remains in the custody of the...

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Dancehall Artiste ‘Munga’ Questioned in Connection with Murder Probe

Dancehall artiste, Munga Honourable, was this afternoon questioned by investigators probing the killing of a man a week ago. Munga, whose real name is Damian Rhoden,...

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Court Reserves Three Days for Hayles’ Arguments

The Supreme Court has reserved three additional days to hear arguments in the dispute between the Office of the Contractor General, West Hanover MP, Ian Hayles and...

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Champagnie to Challenge Transfer of Gardener-Gibson Case

Attorney Peter Champagnie is today expected to challenge the Prosecution’s application to transfer the matter against his clients Paul Gardener and Jermaine Gibson...

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Ten Plead Guilty in Return for Reduced Sentences

Ten people pleaded guilty today in return for reduced sentences in the Home Circuit Court in downtown, Kingston. Today, a courtroom was designated to hear only cases in...