Category: Crime and Court

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Bob Marley’s grandson, Matthew Prendergast, freed of gun and assault charges.

The grandson of Reggae legend Bob Marley, Matthew Prendergast, was today freed of gun and assault charges. Prendergast had been before the Gun Court since 2015....

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Businessman, Zachary Reid had his bail extended in Gun Court.

Corporate Area businessman, Zachary Reid, had his bail extended when he appeared today in the Gun Court in downtown, Kingston. He’s to return to court on June 27....

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Moravian Pastors, Dr. Paul Gardener and Jermaine Gibson, accused of carnal abuse to stand trial next year.

The carnal abuse trial involving the former President of the Moravian Church in Jamaica, Dr. Paul Gardener and his Deputy Jermaine Gibson is to start on January 23 next...

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DPP Paula Llewellyn accepts judge’s decision to try the Moravian Pastors in Manchester.

Director of Public Prosecution, Paula Llewellyn, says she’s accepted the ruling of Justice Lorna Shelly Williams. Presiding Judge, Lorna Shelly-Williams, denied a...

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Moravian Pastors accused of carnal abuse to be tried in Manchester.

Presiding Judge, Lorna Shelly-Williams today denied a request by prosecutors to have the carnal abuse case involving Moravian Ministers, Dr. Paul Gardner and Jermaine...

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Peter Sangster Case: Investigating Officer subpoenaed to court.

Senior Parish Judge, Simone Wolfe-Reece, has subpoenaed the Investigating Officer in the case involving former politician and business man, Peter Sangster. Sangster is...

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Three Teachers on Assault Charges After Attempting to Trim Student

Three teachers from the Vauxhall Hall High School in Kingston who’re accused of assaulting a student while attempting to cut his hair have been charged. Carl...

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Munga Charged in Connection with Killing

The murder case involving Dancehall artiste, Munga Honourable, is to be mentioned in court next week. Munga is also charged with illegal possession of firearm and...

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Senate Debates Amendments to Companies Act

The Senate is now debating a bill to amend the Companies Act of Jamaica geared at improving transparency in the process of regulating firms. The bill proposes to require...

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Jamaican Charged in FL for Threatening to Kill Employee

A Jamaican man who overstayed his visit to the United States was arrested in Orlando, Florida after allegedly threatening to kill an immigration employee and then...