BRIDGETOWN, May 21, 2018 — Prime Minister Fruendel Stuart is not happy with the decisions coming from the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ), and has told party faithfuls that if his Democratic Labour Party (DLP) is re-elected in Thursday's general election, his administration will leave the CCJ in its appellate jurisdiction.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados May 18, 2018 - The Caribbean Media Corporation, CMC, is reporting that lawyers for some 14 Commonwealth nationals went to court on Friday, in a last-ditch attempt to have their clients' names included in the voter’s list for the May 24 general elections in Barbados.
ST JOHN’S – The Antigua and Barbuda government says it intends to hold a referendum within the next four months on whether or not the island will adopt the Trinidad-based Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) as its final court.
BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, Mar 11, CMC – Prominent Caribbean jurist Justice Adrian Saunders, is urging the region to jealously guard and protect the rule of law, noting that “one of the challenges to the rule of law in the Caribbean lies in the dangers associated with the over-centralization of power in the hands of some prime ministers”.
ROSEAU, Dominica, Feb 20, CMC – Dominican show promoter, Cabal Douglas, Monday said that the Trinidad-based Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) had “squandered a tremendous opportunity to build its credibility as an international court” when it dismissed an application he filed accusing the Dominica government of causing a breach of contract with the Jamaican entertainer Tommy Lee Sparta.
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Feb 15, CMC – The Trinidad-based Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) Wednesday dismissed an appeal brought by the Belize Bar Association concerning a perceived threat to that country’s Court of Appeal’s judicial independence.