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PM: Decriminalising ganja not a priority
Posted: Friday, July 13, 2018

PM: Decriminalising ganja not a priority
The Rowley administration has priorities and decriminalising marijuana isn’t one of them.

Radio talk show host ready to apologise to Magistrate
Talk show host Barrington “Skippy” Thomas who was served a pre-action protocol letter on July 5 from a lawyer representing Magistrate Rehanna Hosein, for defamatory statements made on his “Evening Drive” programme on Power 102, is ready to apologise.

THE firing of Nigel Forgenie, former chief executive officer (CEO) of the Youth Training and Employment Partnership Programme (YTEPP), should send a message to all public officials that there will be sanctions for lying, says Government Minister Fitzgerald Hinds.

CoP avoids jail for contempt
Commissioner of Police Stephen Williams yesterday avoided a possible jail term in contempt of court proceedings brought against him by a suspended officer.

Pundit wonders why doctor’s termination terms confidential
A prominent religious leader has questioned the termination conditions of a medical intern who was fired by the Ministry of Health over social media posts.

Cops demotivated after public criticism—Williams
Acting Commissioner of Police Stephen Williams says officers of the Port-of- Spain Division are “demotivated” following public criticism of them and he is defending the officers in the face of growing criticism that they locked down the Beetham to look for a phone stolen from Adrian Colm Imbert...

PCA boss urges cops on patrol to obey rule of law
Police Complaints Authority (PCA) head David West is warning police officers to obey the rule of law.

Boardwalk massacre victims’ funerals at same church
THE Carenage RC Church will be the venue for the funeral of Kedel Osborne and Fabian Williams, both victims of the Chaguaramas boardwalk massacre which happened on Sunday.

Man arrested for luring robbery victims with car for sale

Foreign engineers tackle well leak

He tried to avoid a pot hole and crashed

Coconut vendor fined for cocaine trafficking near QRC

Man to pay $20,000 for having loaded gun
A MAN found with a loaded gun in his car 17 years ago was on Wednesday ordered to pay $20,000 in fines before November 15.

3 freed of murder
Man chopped to death 8 years ago

Charged with six sex crimes
A La Brea man has appeared in the Point Fortin Magistrates' Court charged with multiple sexual offences against an 18-year-old woman.

55 inmates use case fast-track project
Fifty-five men on remand for murder, rape and armed robbery yesterday indicated their willingness to plead guilty to their crimes.

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