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The Office of the Prime Minister yesterday admitted it made an error in a press release it disseminated over the weekend, which suggested that Chief State Solicitor Christophe Grant had penned a letter to Highway Re-Route Movement activist Dr Wayne Kublalsingh advising against his pending hunger strike. It said Grant was in fact not the author of the...

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
​Chief Justice Ivor Archie yesterday delivered the traditional speech at yesterday’s ceremonial opening of the new law term. Following is his presentation:
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Catholic priest Fr Clyde Harvey yesterday expressed alarm at the 38 police killings for the year, labelling them as “extra-judicial killings” as he delivered the homily at the inter-faith service for the ceremonial opening of the 2014/2015 law term.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Chief Justice Ivor Archie yesterday criticised defence attorneys who use delaying tactics, saying they are partly to blame for the slow pace of the criminal justice system.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Chief Justice Ivor Archie has defended the appointment of former Police Complaints Authority (PCA) director Gillian Lucky as a High Court judge.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
The chairman of the COP, Public Administration Minister Carolyn Seepersad-Bachan, has requested an investigation into an alleged fist fight that took place at the party’s operations centre, Charlieville, Chaguanas on Sunday.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
​Chief Justice Ivor Archie is calling for urgent constitutional reform to give the Judiciary greater financial autonomy.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Hours before environmental activist Dr Wayne Kublalsingh is set to embark on a second hunger strike to protest continued work on the Debe to Mon Desir Highway veteran masman Peter Minshall, lecturer and novelist Merle Hodge and businessman Dave...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
The public cannot trust the structural integrity of the 2015 budget since the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) September 2014 report has cited concerns about lack of reliable data, says PNM MP Terrence Deyalsingh.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
This country is moving to establish a diplomatic presence in additional locations worldwide, including in Mexico, says Foreign Affairs Minister Winston Dookeran.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
The Defence Force has responded to questions about the call-out of army reserves, saying it is a customary request made by the Chief of Defence Staff to augment the manpower requirements to fulfil the ceremonial and operational obligations of the...

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