16 February 2019
Supervisor of Elections asked about the use of plastic ballot boxes

Supervisor of Elections asked about the use of plastic ballot boxes


On Friday, the respondents in the elections petitions case survived an application by the petitioners, which would have cut their witness list down si...
15 February 2019
Witness for petitioner Baptiste summoned to attend hearing

Witness for petitioner Baptiste summoned to attend hearing


A summons had to be issued yesterday for the final chief witness in petitioner Lauron Baptiste’s case to appear in court. On the fourth day of th...
14 February 2019
Polling Agents and a Voter cross examined on Day Three of the Petitions Case

Polling Agents and a Voter cross examined on Day Three of the Petitions Case


Wednesday saw polling agents from the Central Leeward constituency giving testimony on behalf of petitioner Benjamin Exeter, following which the case ...
13 February 2019
Petitioner Ben Exeter and lawyer Zita Barnwell take the stand on Day Two

Petitioner Ben Exeter and lawyer Zita Barnwell take the stand on Day Two


Day two of the election petitions case saw the 2015 New Democratic Party (NDP) candidate for Central Leeward, Benjamin Exeter, as well as lawyer Shirl...
12 February 2019
Eustace faces 5 hours of cross-examination in Day One of Petitions Case

Eustace faces 5 hours of cross-examination in Day One of Petitions Case


Maia Eustace, daughter of the former Leader of the Opposition, took the stand on the first day of the trial looking into the elections petitions yeste...
08 February 2019
Stolen beer results in fines for three brewery employees

Stolen beer results in fines for three brewery employees


Three men who worked as employees of the Brewery were convicted and fined last Thursday for stealing six cases of Hairoun beer from their workplace. ...
The magistrate did me no favour – King

The magistrate did me no favour – King


A former magistrate thinks that Magistrate Bertie Pompey was well within his right when he went to the Questelles Police Station to lift a bench warra...
05 February 2019
Man convicted for robbing CK Greaves  employee of $42,000

Man convicted for robbing CK Greaves employee of $42,000


Allan Wilson was convicted at the High Court last week for robbing a C K Greaves employee of $42,000, which belonged to the company,He was unanimously...
Third person charged in one month for having over 1000 g of cocaine

Third person charged in one month for having over 1000 g of cocaine


A labourer on the ‘Gem Star’ ferry became the third person to be charged within a month for possession of over 1000g of cocaine. Godwin Mitchel...
Walvaroo resident  charged with stealing nearly $14,500 in cellphone credit

Walvaroo resident charged with stealing nearly $14,500 in cellphone credit


Cellphone credit of nearly $14,500 is alleged to have been stolen from Digicel by a Walvaroo resident. Andy Baptiste, who, at the time of the crime...