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GUYANA | Former policewoman to challenge DPP’s decision to quash private racial hostility charge against lawyer

GEORGETOWN,  Guyana, May 24, 2022 - Shawnette Bollers, a former Afro-Guyanese  policewoman, plans to mount a legal challenge against the Director of Public Prosecutions' (DPP) decision to withdraw a private criminal charge of inciting racial hostility, that she had filed against Indo-Guyanese Attorney-at-Law Nirvan Singh.

GUYANA | Former policewoman to challenge DPP’s decision to quash private racial hostility charge against lawyer

UNITED STATES | Biden nominates Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court: 7 questions answered

President Joe Biden made good on his promise to nominate the first Black female justice to the Supreme Court when he announced that Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson was his choice on Feb. 25, 2022. Jackson is currently a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, where she was one of President Biden’s first judicial nominees. We asked Alexis Karteron, director of the Constitutional Rights Clinic at Rutgers University Law School and a former senior attorney at the New York Civil Liberties Union, to give us her impressions of the nomination.

UNITED STATES | Biden nominates Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court: 7 questions answered

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