GEORGETOWN, Guyana, June 4, 2021 - APNU/AFC Coalition supporters Claudette Thorne and Heston Bostwick have filed an appeal in the Supreme Court, seeking a review of the Court’s decision to dismiss election petition 88 which challenged the validity of the National Recount Order and the declaration of the results using that order.
GEORGETOWN, May 28, 2021 - Chief Justice Roxane George-Wiltshire has ruled that the Registrar of the Supreme Court must release copies of the Statements of Poll and Statements of Recount of the March 2 General and Regional Elections to the Commissioner of Police to assist in his criminal probe into alleged electoral fraud.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana, May 23, 2021 - Chairman of Guyana’s Police Service Commission, Paul Slowe, is not a happy man. He is extremely disgruntled and upset over charges by the government that he conspired with others to defraud the Guyana Police Force of GYD$10 million and that he sexually assaulted a female police officer.
KINGSTON, April 21, 2021 - Cabinet has given its approval for amendments to be made to the Domestic Violence Act that will serve to strengthen the law.This is ther word from Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, Hon. Olivia Grange, during a statement to the House of Representatives yesterday.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana, April 21, 2021 - Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Mohabir Anil Nandlall, says the Government will be challenging the Chief Justice’s ruling on the appointments of parliamentary secretaries at the Court of Appeal.
KINGSTON, Jamaica, April 19, 2021 - People's National Party President Mark Golding has instructed that the information requested by the Dutch authorities in the Trafigura Oil donation matter to be provided without delay and “Let the truth come out, and the chips fall where they may.”
The Guyana Court of Appeal on Tuesday set aside the conviction and 18-month sentence for possession of explosives against Donald Rodney- –the brother of Guyanese politician and historian Dr. Walter Rodney who was killed in a bomb blast 40 years ago.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana, April 8, 2021 - Chief Justice (ag) Roxanne George says she will be handing down her decision on the 26th of April in relation to Election Petition No. 88, filed by coalition supporters Claudette Thorne and Heston Bostwick which challenges the validity of the National Recount Order by the Elections Commission and the declaration of the final results using that order.
Thirty-six years after Donald Rodney was found guilty for being in possession of explosives- a walkie-talkie with an explosive device-that killed the co-founder of the Working People’s Alliance, Dr. Walter Rodney, he is appealing the conviction on the grounds that there was no proof it was an explosive.
LONDON, February 14, 2021 - The Guardian - The Duchess of Sussex has won her high court privacy case against the Mail on Sunday, hailing her victory as a “comprehensive win” over the newspaper’s “illegal and dehumanising practices”.