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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Real estate agent remanded on fraud charges

A 24-year-old real estate agent was on Monday brought before the court of law after he was slapped with 3 counts of fraud. The accused,...

Herstelling accident…Lack of evidence results in driver being freed

During a court hearing last week at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts, a 25-year-old Herstelling, East Bank Demerara (EBD) resident walked away a free man...

Cuban fined, deported for overstaying in Guyana

A 39-year-old Cuban National, on Friday appeared before Senior Magistrate Leron Daly to face a charge of overstaying his time in Guyana. Hunyary Mascuine pleaded...

Causing death charge dismissed against lorry driver

Magistrate Faith McGusty on Friday dismissed a causing death charge brought against Lennox Williams who allegedly killed 71-year-old  Chitraykha Sankar following a vehicular accident. The...

Duo arraigned with $13M robbery

Two known characters who have pending matters before the Courts found themselves yet again before Magistrate Leron Daly on Friday charged with breaking and...

High Court halts SOCU’s charges against Ali

...stay granted pending Fixed Date Application proceedings  Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan has been temporarily barred from hearing the 19 charges brought against former People’s Progressive...

Alleged cutlass wielding robber remanded

Noel George who stands accused of committing an armed robbery with a cutlass was remanded to prison on Thursday when Senior Magistrate Leron Daly...

Ex-gambler’s appeal to 18-years’ child rape sentence dismissed

An ex-gambler of Laing Avenue, Georgetown will be spending the remainder of his 18-year sentence behind bars after the Appellate Court refused his appeal...

Woman accused of trafficking Venezuelans for prostitution remanded

Senior Magistrate Leron Daly on Wednesday remanded a 34-year-old Guyanese woman who appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts to answer to the charge of...

Woman accused of killing abusive husband to stand trial in High Court

Twenty-three year-old Lisa Hayley who was charged with the death of her abusive husband back in 2017 was on Wednesday committed to stand trial...

Recent Articles

Suspect in Eccles execution-style killing arrested in private hospital

One of the alleged perpetrators who shot and killed a young father execution-style on Tuesday night in the vicinity of the two Brothers Service...

No-confidence cases: Submissions filed in the High Court

The various parties in the legal challenges relating to the no-confidence vote have filed and sent out their submissions to the High Court. In one,...

Letter: If GECOM cannot cope then the staff should be replaced

Dear Editor, I want to throw this out there - does it make sense that on one hand the constitution, which is the supreme law...

Four dead in clashes ahead of Venezuela protests

CARACAS, Venezuela (AFP) — At least four people have died following overnight clashes ahead of Wednesday's rival protests in Venezuela by supporters and opponents...

Miner accused of fraud gets bail

A miner found himself before the Court on Wednesday after he allegedly failed to return funds obtained following the sale of car parts to...

West Indies bat first at Bridgetown as England leave out Stuart Broad

ESPNcricinfo- West Indies won the toss and chose to bat on the opening day of the first Test against England in Barbados. England have selected...

PPP/C presidential candidate on the move, begins outreach in Berbice

Newly elected People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) presidential candidate, Irfaan Ali travelled to Berbice, on Tuesday, where he was given a resounding welcome as he...

Man executed in Eccles

A man was on Tuesday evening gunned down in the vicinity of the Two Brothers Service Station, Eccles, East Bank Demerara (EBD) by two...

EYEWITNESS: Dragging their feet…

…but digging their grave It was a bit surprising the PNC’s still insisting the elections be dragged out – via their unilaterally appointed GECOM Chair,...

CCAC preparing legislation to protect rights of customers who shop online

With the use of online shopping vastly expanding, the Competition and Consumer Affairs Commission (CCAC) has taken up the task of expanding its mandate...