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The Disciplinary Committee of the General Legal Council has thrown the book at attorney-at-law Minette Lawrence in what is being described in legal circles "as a strong message to members of profession".The committee found that Lawrence was guilty...

Kaon Northover, the business-man at the centre of the dispute with the now-disbarred attorney Minette Lawrence, has welcomed Saturday's ruling by the Disciplinary Committee of the General Legal Council."I am happy and relieved that this case and the...

When Tamoy White* saw a newspaper advertisement looking for persons to work overseas, she jumped at the opportunity, selling almost all her possessions to invest in her dream of a brighter future in the United States.She did not know, however, that...

Minister of Finance and the Public Service Nigel Clarke says that the administration's vision is to transform the public service into one that is modern and fair and one that values people and consistently delivers high-quality service.Addressing...

The long-promised legislation to deal with sexual harassment should get the final nod from the Cabinet shortly before being taken to Parliament, and Minister with responsibility for Gender Affairs Olivia 'Babsy' Grange is encouraging Jamaicans to...

The undercover video used by United States prosecutors to convict Jamaican dancehall star Mark 'Buju Banton' Myrie for his role in a conspiracy to sell cocaine has been unsealed.The 2009 video was made public following an appeal from American cable...

Squatters have taken control of a property under the nose of the island's political leaders, despite their repeated declarations to address this epidemic.An undetermined number of families are now living on a government-owned property next to the...

Major gangsters who escaped the security forces dragnet in St James have made their way to Costa Rica, and it seems they have taken their bloody disputes to the streets of Limon, a port city on the Caribbean coast of the Central American country.The...

Valerie Neita Robertson was installed by PNP president Dr Peter Phillips at a special meeting at the Buff Bay Primary School in Portland on Sunday afternoon in front of a large crowd.

They have the power to arrest and daily carry out several other policing functions, but the country's district constables (DCs) are uncertain of their status and are charging that they face discrimination daily.President of the United District...
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