Restorative justice gets Senate approval

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SENATORS yesterday approved legislation to have restorative justice procedures implemented in the formal justice system. Opposition Senator KD Knight cautioned, however, that in order to avoid any possible resistance by administrators in the justice system, such as clerks of the court, all players must be made to understand the legislation […]

ELECTION DAY IS THE 28TH OF NOVEMBER

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Local Government Elections are to be held on Monday November 28. Nomination Day is Friday November 11. The Local Government Minister Desmond McKenzie made the announcement a short while ago at the Jamaica Conference Centre. Under the Representation of the People Act, Nomination Day shall be at least five clear days […]

CANT BE BUISNESS AS USUAL

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Gary ‘Butch’ Hendrickson, the 2016 inductee into the Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica (PSOJ) made an impassioned plea in his speech after his induction that Jamaicans especially business people cannot continue to conduct business as usual. “We cannot continue to conduct business as usual in Jamaica as it has gotten […]

More people using stay alert app says the police.

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Head of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) Corporate Communications Unit, Superintendent Stephanie Lindsay, is encouraging more persons to download and make use of the crime-fighting and safety software application ‘Stay Alert’. She was speaking on the Jamaica Information Service (JIS) television programme Issues and Answers recently. She noted that, currently, […]