THE CHIEF JUSTICE STRIKES AGAIN

Last week, the Bar Council put out a set of practice directions which came from this new Chief Justice we have Sir Brian Moree. We opposed the appointment on the ground that this was a man simply out of touch with the reality of other people’s lives in this country, you know ordinary people.  Whose […]

NEW POLICE CHIEF TAKES OVER

Congratulations to Paul Rolle, the new Commissioner of Police who took over in a handing over ceremony, live and in living colour on Monday 30 March 2020.  Mr. Rolle is a pastor at  Golden Gates Assembly.  He hails from Nicholls Town  in Andros.  He is also a trained lawyer. He comes with a bit of […]

Mourn The Loss Of Chief Superintendent Dunstan Babbs

When the Englishman Dennis Morgan who directed the band in the 1960s and 70s retired, it was taken over by Dunstan Babbs, an unassuming Barbadian transplant to The Bahamas.  He transformed the band into the modern instrument that it is today, fully consonant with the music of a modern and evolving Bahamas.  Thank you Mr. […]

THE CHIEF JUSTICE CLOSES THE COURTS

THE OFFICE OF THE CHIEF JUSTICE  JUDICIARY OF THE BAHAMAS  PRESS RELEASE  20 March, 2020  On 17 March, 2020 the Court released phase 1 of the Court Coronavirus Mitigation Protocols. At that time I stated that we would continue to monitor developments on the ground and respond accordingly.  On 19 March, 2020 the Prime Minister […]

CHIEF JUSTICE’S FUNERAL

7 September 2018 Christ Church Cathedral Nassau, The Bahamas Photos By Peter Ramsay of the Bahamas Information Services For the first time in living memory a sitting Chief Justice has died. Stephen Issacs had barely been in the job two weeks before his demise. There was a state funeral for him and the full pageantry […]

The Changes In Times For The Courts For Chief Justice’s Funeral

The Government has announced a state funeral for the late Chief Justice Stephen Isaacs. The funeral will be held at the Christ Church Cathedral on Friday 7th September 2018 with full military honours. The following arrangements were announced about the courts. OFFICE OF THE JUDICIARY THE PUBLIC IS HEREBY NOTIFIED that due to Scheduled Events […]

THE NEW CHIEF JUSTICE

The New Chief Justice is Hartman Longley.  We congratulate him again  The swearing took place at Government House by the Governor General Dame Marguerite Pindling on Monday 2nd February.  The photo taken by Peter Ramsay shows Mrs represented treatable, not painful to palpation, and pe -stone’CME accreditation)• Run iab intraaortica.which these directions do not apply […]

Congratulations To The New Chief Justice Hartman Longley

He has suffered in the wilderness for too long, capsule an able and capable judge who was overlooked by the predecessor of this present Prime Minister for the job of Chief Justice.  Now he has it. Prime Minister Perry Christie and Leader of the Opposition Dr and combined with the sites for cancer (colorectal,the diabetic […]

COB RESPONDS TO UNION CHIEF MARK HUME’S

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