Tag archive for ‘court case’
Kendy Pierre 20171018 - HH
By webadmin On Thursday, October 19th, 2017
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Serial robber faces 9 years – or acquittal – for robberies

GREAT BAY – Kendy P. will hear on November 8 how much time – if any – he will have to serve for a string of armed robberies that took place between July 27 2016 and October 18 2016.  The 25-year old stands More...

Trump - You're Fired
By webadmin On Wednesday, September 27th, 2017
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Reaching retirement age valid reason for dismissal

GREAT BAY – Utilities Company Gebe is allowed to immediately terminate the labor contract of a former supervisor accounts payable because the woman reached retirement age some time ago. The Court in First Instance More...

Gavel Smack On the Wrist
By webadmin On Friday, April 28th, 2017
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A big no-no

The term ‘culture’ is often uses as an explanation for why things are happening in a certain way. It is a weak excuse of course; an attempt to talk something right that is, in fact, totally wrong. Such is the More...

Dumfries waste processing plant
By webadmin On Tuesday, April 25th, 2017
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Government violated pre-contractual obligations towards Windward Roads

GREAT BAY – The government violated its pre-contractual obligations towards contractor Windward Roads when it unilaterally terminated negotiations on December 19, 2011 about the construction of a waste to energy More...

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By webadmin On Tuesday, April 25th, 2017
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Blatant unwillingness

The court ruling about the dispute between contractor Windward Roads and the country about the construction of a waste-to-energy facility on Pond Island leaves one important question unanswered: why? The ruling More...

casa-blanca-from-above
By webadmin On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017
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Prosecutor paints bleak picture of life at Casablanca

GREAT BAY – The public prosecutor painted a bleak picture yesterday of what it is like to work in a brothel like Casablanca. The girls have to pay $60 per day for a small room that they share with a second girl. “Casablanca More...

casa-blanca-from-above
By webadmin On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017
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“Human trafficking leads to nihility of labor contracts”

GREAT BAY – Attorney Ritchie Kock has asked the court to acquit Casablanca NV and its principals of filing wrong turnover tax returns and of filing returns for profit taxes too late. The dispute between the tax More...

Pointe Blanche 20170209 - HH
By Online Editor On Wednesday, March 1st, 2017
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One guard for every 38 prisoners

GREAT BAY – The lawsuit the Pointe Blanche Inmates Association brought against the country yesterday has more the character of a mediation session than that of a legal dispute that called the government to task. More...

Courthouse
By webadmin On Thursday, January 19th, 2017
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Young burglars found guilty

GREAT BAY – The Court in First Instance sentenced Garfield Junior Barnes on Wednesday to 99 days of imprisonment, with 90 days suspended and 3 years of probation for a burglary he committed in a house on the Valley More...

Courthouse
By webadmin On Thursday, January 19th, 2017
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Prison time for fencing stolen car

GREAT BAY – The Court in First Instance sentenced Shawn Emmanuel Benders on Wednesday to a 4-month prison sentence for fencing a stolen car on November 29 of last year. Benders was found driving the car with Veon More...