Juliet Holness’ Parents Issue Statement


In a statement issued this afternoon, Juliet Holness’ parents – Mr. and Mrs. Landell, say they are saddened that their good family name has been dragged through the mud by accusations that their son is a drug dealer and money launderer.

Mrs. Holness’ parents say they’ve retained an attorney to defend their reputation.

In a statement issued this afternoon – Mrs. Holness’ parents said they’ve has taken note that on social media and throughout Jamaica, PNP members, including Councilors and PNP affiliated groups, have commenced a campaign of misinformation.

Mrs. Holness’ parents said the allegation that their son is a drug dealer is not only demonstrably false, but defamation of character which is aimed to distract from real issues and to malign their children.

According to Mrs. Holness’ parents – it’s disappointing that PNP members would hold ordinary citizens in such low regard.

The statement from Mr. and Mrs. Llandel says their lawyers are making a record of each and every public statement made to defame their son and daughter.

Mr. and Mrs. Llandel say those responsible for weaving the disgusting web of lies will be held accountable in a court of law.

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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.

2 thoughts on “Juliet Holness’ Parents Issue Statement

  1. Yadda

    I really hope they are serious about this. What about that case with Peter Bunting for Contempt of Court? In any other country that would disqualify him holding a seat in parliament but not in Jamaica

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