Monthly Archives: June 2015
KINGSTON, Jamaica – A man who told the court that he smuggled ganja to pay off some of his bills was fined and confined when he appeared in the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate’s Court recently.
Another senior member of the Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) has given an account of what he said was an orchestrated plan to prevent the security forces from apprehending Christopher ‘Dudus’ Coke.
Fred Mitchell, Immigration Minister, Bahamas – file photo
Several Jamaicans were among more than 420 people deported from the Bahamas during the first 23 days of this month. Haitians comprised the majority of the deportees.
MIAMI, United States (CMC) – Damion Byran Barrett, the first Jamaican to be extradited to the United States to face lottery fraud charges, has been sentenced to almost four years in a US federal prison.
MIAMI, United States (CMC) – Eighteen Haitian migrants have been repatriated by the United States Coast Guard after they were interdicted on a vessel near Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, last week.