Category: Crime and Court

mario-dean

Mario Deane Case Delayed Again

The case against the three men charged with beating Mario Deane to death while in police custody in 2014 has been put off to June 29 in the Home Circuit Court in...

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Patrick Powell Firearm Trial Begins Today

The trial of businessman, Patrick Powell, who’s accused of failing to hand over to the police his licensed firearm for inspection is scheduled to start today. The...

Munga

Munga Charged with Murder

Dancehall artiste, Munga Honorable, has been charged with murder. Police say he’s also been charged with illegal possession of firearm and ammunition. He’s...

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Govt Could Cash in on Multi-Billion Dollar LASCO-Pfizer Settlement

The Government of Jamaica could cash in on billions of dollars in tax revenue later this year when the Court hands down its ruling in the claim brought by LASCO against...

Speeding Traffic Ticket

Commissioner Warning Drivers to Make Use of Traffic Ticket Amnesty

Police Commissioner, George Quallo, says there are motorists with more than 500 outstanding traffic tickets. Commissioner Quallo revealed the numbers at a recent meeting...

jennifer messado

Prominent Attorney Questioned by MOCA

A prominent attorney, Jennifer Messado, has confirmed that she was on Thursday night by investigators from the Major Organized Crime and Anti-Corruption Agency, MOCA....

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GLC to Decide Fate of Lawyer Guilty of Professional Misconduct

Attorney Richard Bonner is to be sentenced on Saturday by the disciplinary committee of the General Legal Council, GLC. Mr. Bonner was found guilty of professional...

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...

Munga

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...