The Supreme Court has granted an application for an injunction barring the holding of tomorrow’s scheduled candidate selection conference in Raymond Pryce’s North East St. Elizbeth constituency.

The injunction is in place for a period of 28 days but the court will on Saturday reconsider the injunction.

The injunction was granted by Justice Bryan Sykes at the end of an ex parte hearing.

The court is to reconsider the matter at 9:00 tomorrow morning.
The injunction was obtained by Mr. Pryce’s supporter, Daphne Holmes.

THE GRANTING OF THE APPLICATION FOR AN INJUNCTION READS AS FOLLOWS:

“Injunction barring defendant [Paul Burke], his agents or servants or any agents of the People’s National Party or agents or servants from holding any conference to select any person for a candidature of Member of Parliament for the constituency of Saint Elizabeth North East for a period of 28 days as Amended in the Application,” said the ruling”