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US to assist Jamaica with Plea Bargining sensitization

WASHINGTON, DC, December 22, 2016 - The US State Department has agreed to assist the Jamaican Government in introducing the concept of plea bargaining to the island’s justice system with a view to reducing the backlog within the nation’s courts.
  • Published in Justice

JAMAICA-Gov't responds to PAJ’s call for more news conferences by PM

KINGSTON, Jamaica, Dec 20, CMC – The Jamaica government says it intends to hold press briefings next year and will commence the exercise “in the first quarter of 2017” as it responded to a claim by the Press Association of Jamaica (PAJ) that Prime Minister Andrew Holness had failed to hold press conferences since assuming office in February this year

Despite Battles With Injury, Janieve Russell Continues to improve her stocks

DECEMBER 20, 2016 - After a strong breakout season that culminated in an unlikely appearance in the Olympic final, there’s little doubt that Janieve Russell is Jamaica’s latest rising star in the women’s 400m hurdles. Indeed, had it not been for a serious mid-season injury that knocked her off-stride and sent her to the sidelines instead of to a final pre-Rio build-up, her star could have risen even higher.
  • Published in Sports
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