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The three soldiers charged with the 2010 murder of Keith Clarke will have to stand trial after the Constitutional Court this morning ruled that the immunity certificates granted to them are invalid, null and void.
The Constitutional Court will this morning rule on the legality of the certificates of immunity granted to three soldiers charged with the 2010 murder of businessman Keith Clarke. Protracted delays in the matter have spanned almost eight years....
The Constitutional Court will this morning rule on the legality of immunity certificates issued by then National Security Minister Peter Bunting in 2016 to three soldiers accused of the 2010 shooting death of businessman Keith Clarke. ...
There is heightened concern for the Jamaican sex offender registry to be publicly accessible after three victims – a daughter, her aunt and, since Sunday, a six-year-old girl – have confessed to being sexually assaulted, years apart, by the same...
A leading data-protection legal expert has warned financial institutions to encrypt customer information to safeguard against privacy breaches like last week’s leaking of 5,000 client records at VM Wealth. Chief executive officer of the investment...
- Nearly 8000 Malaria Cases In Sudan Province Doctors in Sudan say the number of malaria cases in North Darfur province has climbed to nearly 8,000 people in less than a month. They are warning that the outbreak in the country’s far-flung west, may persist if the Sudanese government and... Read More
- UN To Go To Venezuela To Investigate Killings The UN Human Rights Council will investigate alleged human rights violations in Venezuela, including executions, disappearances and torture. The forum approved sending a fact-finding mission after a resolution was put forward by Venezuela's... Read More
- PNP Calls For Suitable Location For Police Records Office Opposition spokesman on national security, Fitz Jackson, is calling on the Minister of National Security, Horace Chang, to find a suitable location to temporarily house the Police Records Office. The building, which is located on 34 Duke Street... Read More
- NEPA Warns To Avoid Crocodile Habitats During Heavy Rains The National Environment and Planning Agency (NEPA) is advising the public to exercise caution in areas close to crocodile habitats as the heavy rains are likely to displace the animals. According to NEPA, these areas include swamps,... Read More
- Chemical Spill In Rio Cobre Forces Shutdown Of NWC Plant The National Water Commission (NWC) is advising that the Spanish Town Treatment Plant in St Catherine has been shut down due to a chemical spill within the Rio Cobre. NWC said customers will experience no water or low water pressures until... Read More
- World Championships Get Under Way The long-awaited, much-anticipated International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Athletics Championships gets going today with six Jamaicans competing. Long jumper Tajay Gayle was the first in action for Jamaica at 8:30 am (... Read More