Vybz Kartel Appeal | Judge Puzzled Damning Text Made Six Weeks Before Lizard’s Murder

The metadata for one of the damning text messages which prosecutors used to convict top entertainers Vybz Kartel and Shawn Storm of murder was created six weeks before the victim’s death, one attorney has told the Appeal Court. Bianca Samuels,…

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Kartel Declares His Innocence

“My hands are clean of Clive Williams’ blood”. That was the declaration of dancehall entertainer Vybz Kartel in his unsworn statement at his murder trial in 2014. Kartel, whose real name is Adidja Palmer, said, “My Lord, my hands are…

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PM: GUN VIOLENCE HAS TO STOP

It has to stop! This is Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley’s clear message about the lawless behaviour and gun violence in society. Ms. Mottley made her thoughts known on Sunday evening when she sat down with veteran journalist David Ellis…

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Kartel’s appeal continues today

ATTORNEYS representing dancehall artistes Vybz Kartel and Shawn Storm are to continue challenging their clients’ conviction in the Court of Appeal in downtown Kingston today. The hearing is set for one week. Last Monday the team of Tom Tavares-Finson, Valerie…

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Jamaica in third place at Athletics World Cup in England

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Jamaica levelled at third place with Poland on the first day of the Athletics World Cup in London yesterday. Americans are in the top spot in the standings on 109 points with France behind on…

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Man killed after defending wife

Trinidad Kailash Seepersad shows the injuries he sustained during an altercation outside a Debe nightclub, yesterday. At right is Shantal Roysam, common-law wife of Dillon Lucas who was killed during the fight. PICTURE RISHI RAGOONATH Dillon Lucas was stabbed multiple…

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