8 cleared then reindicted
eight people and three companies accused of
defrauding the Government of more than $19
million have been cleared of 21 charges laid
by ACP Maurice Piggott in the Piarco
I preliminary inquiry...
brace for bad weather
office warns of more to come
bad weather seemed like the usual downpour
associated with the rainy season, but severe
weather bulletins issued from the Office of
Disaster Preparedness and Management (ODPM)
had locals running helter-skelter, bracing
for landslides and flash flooding...
legal immunity cannot be waived
George Maxwell Richards has responded to an
ultimatum by Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar
for copies of the instruments of appointment
issued to members of the Chief Justice Satnarine
Sharma tribunal, saying he should not be answerable
to any court...
says MP cursed him
one of the obscene language case against Point
Fortin Member of Parliament Larry Achong got
off to a heated start yesterday...