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Tag Archives: attorneys

  1. Caribbean DPP’s virtual conference discusses vulnerabilities

    Directors of Public Prosecutions (DPPs) from eighteen Caribbean islands came together at a virtual conference 28-29 January to discuss some of current difficulties and challenges they collectively face, as organised-crime groups exploit structural vulnerabilities and benefit from the ongoing COVID-19 crisis. Conference delegates heard from regional and international experts on a range of issues, including […]

    February 3, 2021CrimeNo comments
  2. NAVIGATING THE SEA OF U.S. IMMIGRATION WITH MICHAEL JAY WILDES, ESQ

    BY ADRIANA SANDRINE ISAAC-RATTAN, INTERNATIONAL JOURNALIST Immigration has always been a sensitive issue perched on the front-burner in large jurisdictions including the United States. Strong advocacy on the diverse eyeshots of immigration offered by Michael Jay Wildes, Esq over the years, has cemented itself in some very prominent spaces, much of which can’t be easily […]

    May 17, 2020Books, Breaking News, FeaturedNo comments
  3. Two gay men exiled from Caribbean nation challenge draconian ‘buggery’ and ‘gross indecency’ laws

    Two gay men filed court proceedings to challenge St Vincent and the Grenadines’ “buggery” and “gross indecency” laws, which criminalise homosexuality. Both men, who have been advised by Jeremy Johnson QC and Peter Laverack of 5 Essex Court, assert that their dignity and autonomy are stripped by these laws. They have filed claims with Affidavits […]

    July 30, 2019ControversyNo comments
  4. ‘Smiley’ from Hinds Gap in Halls Rd, is also wanted by Barbados Police

    The Royal Barbados Police Force is seeking the assistance of the public in locating a wanted man. He is KISHAWN DIEGO BARTON, alias Smiley, 20 years old, last known address Hinds Gap, Halls Road, St. Michael Description: He has a tattoo with the Words “MERKA” on his chest a CRUCIFIX on his left shoulder and […]

    June 7, 2019Breaking News, CrimeNo comments
  5. “Short Man” from Country Rd, wanted by Police

    The Royal Barbados Police Force is seeking the assistance of the public in locating a wanted man. He is RENICO DADRIAN MURRAY, alias Short Man, 29 years of Garden Land, Country Road, St Michael Description: RENICO DADRIAN MURRAY is advised that he can present himself to the police at the Major Crime Unit, Glebe Police […]

    April 16, 2019Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  6. DPP’s working together to combat criminality in the region

    Directors of Public Prosecutions (DPP’s) from the Caribbean came together at a conference to discuss some of the major challenges they face in prosecuting serious organised crime in the region and to explore ways of overcoming the changing manifestations of criminality. Barbados, OECS countries, Jamaica, Guyana, Trinidad and Tobago, Bahamas, Belize and the British Overseas […]

    November 25, 2018EventsNo comments
  7. BUREAU OF INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS HOSTS ADVANCED MUTUAL LEGAL ASSISTANCE WORKSHOP FOR REGIONAL ATTORNEYS

    The United States Department of State, Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL), hosted an advanced Mutual Legal Assistance Workshop for regional attorneys in Barbados. This workshop follows the first Mutual Legal Assistance Seminar, held in Barbados in April 2018. Building effective central authorities for mutual legal assistance in asset recovery matters is […]

    October 29, 2018EventsNo comments
  8. Highest Caribbean Court to Rule on Guyana’s Cross-Dressing Law

    On Tuesday, October 30, 2018, at 2:00 pm, Trinidad and Tobago time, Guyana’s final court of appeal, the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ), will deliver its decision in McEwan and others v Attorney General of Guyana, the case which challenged the constitutionality of a law that criminalizes wearing attire of a different gender in public […]

    October 27, 2018Breaking News, Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  9. WANTED MAN – NEMOY SHANE HARVEY OF HALF MOON FORT, ST LUCY

    The Royal Barbados Police Force want all Barbadians to help locate 30 year old Nemoy Shane Harvey who’s wanted for questioning in connection with a number of serious criminal matters. Description Harvey is approximately 5’9″ in height, with a dark complexion, and a slim build. He has an oval shaped face, low haircut, average eyes, […]

    October 12, 2018Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  10. Barbados’ Most Recent Wanted Man: Jamar Kevin-Lee Blackman

    The Royal Barbados Police Force are urging all Barbadians to be on the lookout for the following wanted man; 25 year old Jamar Kevin-lee Blackman, his last known address was – Millionaire Road, Ashton Hall, St. Peter. He is wanted by detectives at the Black Rock Police Station for questioning in connection with a serious […]

    October 11, 2018Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  11. 15 PER CENT OF BAJANS ABANDON LOTTERY TICKETS WITH MINOR WINNINGS AMOUNT TO MAJOR LUMP OF UNCLAIMED PRIZES

    It was an attorney who came forward to collect the prize of 2.47 million dollars from the Mega 6 game of IGT at Independence Square. Speaking to reporters briefly, the affable lawyer gave a brief statement and even briefer description of the lucky winner; – Meanwhile, Operations Manager Shelly Ann Hee Chung noticed a disturbing […]

    August 27, 2018Breaking News, Featured, GamesNo comments
  12. MARTIAL ARTIST, TRUMPETER AND ATTORNEY DEAD AT 35

    Police are conducting investigation into a Road Fatality which occurred on Friday the 29th of December 2017, along the Barrow Section of the ABC Highway, between the Norman Niles and Clyde Walcott roundabouts, involving a motor van, and two motorcyclists, which resulted in the death of Damien Jason Anton Taylor, 35 years, of #34 Durants, […]

    January 1, 2018Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  13. Astor B. Watts Lunchtime Lecture Series; Friday, 26th May 2017 – Dr. Rolerick Hinds, Candidate for St. Thomas

    The weekly Astor B. Watts Lunchtime Lecture Series continues at Democratic Labour Party HQ, “Kennington,” George St., Belleville, on Friday 26th May, 2017 at 1:00 pm as follows : Presenter: Dr. Rolerick Hinds, Candidate for the St. Thomas Constituency Lecture streamed live on DLP Facebook.

    May 21, 2017PoliticalNo comments
  14. David Comissiong Responds to Sinckler and Inniss and their Demagoguery

    Perhaps Minister of Finance Chris Sinckler and Minister of Industry Donville Inniss could explain to us Barbadians how the process of having Mr Mark Maloney construct a hotel at Bay Street, St Michael would boost Barbados’ reserves of foreign exchange. It would seem to me that Mr Maloney would be likely to use up and […]

    April 20, 2017Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  15. Eden Lodge Man Surrenders to Law

    Akem Jabary Leon, alias “Pet“, “Peck Head“, or “Bobby“, 24 years, last known addresses, Eden Lodge St. Michael, or 3rd Ave, Manning Land, Bank Hall, St. Michael, who was the subject of a wanted man bulletin is in police custody. We thank the media and the public for their invaluable assistance. Roland Cobbler – Insp. […]

    March 29, 2017Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  16. Man from Eagle Hall wanted yet again

    The Royal Barbados Police Force is seeking the assistance of the public in locating a wanted man, wanted in connection with serious criminal matters. Ronald Raheim Rudder 22 years, last known address 1st Ave, Gills Gap, Eagle Hall, St. Michael. He is about 5 ft’5″ in height, slim built, light brown complexion, has a small […]

    February 26, 2017Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  17. Bahamian Parliament Threatens to Jail Lawyer and Supreme Court Judge in Environmental Scandal

    Less than 100 miles from Florida, in the island democracy of the Bahamas, politicians and the police are harassing environmentalists, illegally hacking and publicly releasing their private communications and other confidential information. And, when the Supreme Court ordered several cabinet members to stop violating the conservationists’ constitutional rights, they threatened to jail the judge. These […]

    December 13, 2016NatureNo comments
  18. “The Whole Truth” (2016) – Keanu Reeves, Renee Zelleweger & Jim Belushi

    Defense attorney Richard Ramsay (Keanu Reeves) takes on a personal case when he swears to his widowed friend, Loretta Lassiter (Renée Zellweger), that he will keep her son Mike (Gabriel Basso) out of prison. Charged with murdering his father, Mike initially confesses to the crime. But as the trial proceeds, chilling evidence about the kind […]

    September 26, 2016Crime, Video GalleryNo comments
  19. Flow congratulates Red Devils on F.A. Cup victory

    Flow, Barbados’ leading telecommunications provider, is extending heartiest congratulations to Manchester United after The Red Devils came from behind to beat Crystal Palace at Wembley to win a record-equalling twelfth FA Cup over the weekend. Earlier this year, Flow signed an exciting deal with Manchester United to provide Caribbean fans with exclusive content via Red […]

    May 29, 2016FootballNo comments
  20. Leroy Parris in hard times? Yet was seen in plain sight at FoodWine Rum festival…

    REMEMBER WHEN THE BARBADOS HIGH COURT froze the assets of former CLICO boss Leroy Parris and his company Branlee Consulting Services Inc. to the tune of $4.5 million? Didn’t stop him going Polo on Saturday though…

    November 22, 2015Photo Gallery, PoloNo comments
  21. Gay Rights too? Barbados Bar Association to establish a Human Rights’ Committee

    The Barbados Bar Association on 15th October 2015 at a Special General Meeting voted to establish a Human Rights’ Committee. The proposal to establish such a Committee was tabled at the 27th June 2015 AGM by Mr. Lalu Hanuman, Attorney-at-law, but the vote was deferred until yesterday. It is anticipated that inter alia, the new […]

    October 18, 2015ControversyNo comments
  22. St George villager ‘Nines’ surrenders self to Barbados Law

    Neco Ramone Johnson, , alias “nines“, 20 years of Watts Village St. George is in police custody assisting with investigations. He surrendered himself to the police accompanied by his attorney-at-law on Friday 25th Sept. We thank the media and the public for their invaluable assistance. Roland Cobbler S/Sgt (Ag); Public Relations Officer (Ag)

    September 26, 2015CrimeNo comments
  23. “From errand boy to Solicitor-General – a candid West Indian story” by Sir Ronald Sanders

    Recently, it has become fashionable for Caribbean achievers to write memoirs. I applaud this trend. So much distorted and often jaundiced material has been written about Caribbean countries, their history and events by persons from outside the region that a book, reflecting on life in the region by a Caribbean person is a most welcome […]

    September 19, 2015BooksNo comments
  24. “THE ADVOCATE: A Missing Body” (Action Thriller – 2015)

    Byeon, a hotshot lawyer, successfully defends a large company in a new drug side effect law suit. The company’s chairman asks Byeon to represent his chauffeur who is charged with a murder of a female student. It’s a case without a body. Only a large pool of blood was discovered at the crime scene. The […]

    September 10, 2015Cinema, Crime, Video GalleryNo comments
  25. “CHLOE & THEO” (Dakota Johnson – 2015)

    A young woman, Chloe, living by her wits on the streets of New York City, has a chance meeting with a wise Inuit Eskimo, Theo, who was sent to New York by his elders to provide a message to the people of the world – We either change our destructive was or be destroyed by […]

    September 7, 2015Cinema, Nature, Video GalleryNo comments