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GUYANA | CCJ Verdict expected in several weeks

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, May 13, 2019 - The Caribbean Court of Jusrtice, acting in its appellate jurisdiction, will in another few weeks, decide whether to uphold a decision from the Court of Appeal, that an absolute majority of 34 votes was needed to bring down the coalition government President David Granger when the opposition PPP moved a no-confidence motion in the National Assembly on December 21, 2018.
  • Published in Justice

GUYANA | CCJ to hear Guyana no-confidence appeal matter on May 10

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad and Tobago, March 29, 2019 -  The Caribbean Court of Justice says it has set Friday the 10th of May to hear the appeal from Opposition  Leader Bharrat Jagdeo relating to the no-confidence motion in Guyana that was invalidated last Friday by the Guyana Court of Appeal.
  • Published in Justice

GUYANA | Funding for elections top of Parliamentary agenda – Granger

GEORGETOWN,Guyana, Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - Pending the outcome of the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ), President David Granger said that the priority will be to ensure that Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) receives the funding the body has requested to conduct Regional and General elections.

TRINIDAD | CCJ rules Guyana’s cross-dressing law unconstitutional

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad and Tobago, November 13, 2018 - The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) has ruled that a law in Guyana, which makes it a criminal offence for a man or a woman to appear in a public place while dressed in clothing of the opposite sex for an “improper purpose”, is unconstitutional.
  • Published in Justice

CARICOM | Justice Adrian Saunders sworn in as new CCJ President

MONTEGO BAY , Jamaica  July 4, 2018 - The Caribbean Court of Justice’s (CCJ) newest president, Justice Adrian Saunders was sworn in today by Governor General of Jamaica, Sir Patrick Allen in Montego Bay, Jamaica. He is the first president to have been legally trained in the Caribbean.
  • Published in CARICOM

CCJ Integral to the effective functioning of CARICOM - PM Holness

MONTEGO BAY, July 4, 2018 - While not indicating when Jamaica will join the CCJ in its appellate jurisdiction, Prime Minister Andrew Holness says he is of the firm belief that the Caribbean Court of Justice is integral to the effective functioning of the Caribbean Community, CARICOM.
  • Published in CARICOM

BARBADOS | PM Stuart likens CCJ to politicians wearing robes

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.
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