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St. Kitts Records One Not Two Murders

CaribWorldNews, BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, Thurs. Jan. 7, 2010: St. Kitts Commissioner of Police says the island has recorded one and not two murders so far this year. Commissioner Austin Williams insisted that despite a CaribWorldNews report Wednesday, that the Federation has so far only recorded one murder – that of Keithron Stanley, 26, on Jan. 1, 2010. The other reported ...

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Kenya Says It Has Deported A Controversial Jamaican Cleric

CaribWorldNews, LONDON, England, Thurs. Jan. 7, 2010: The Kenyan government has sent a Jamaican-born Muslim imam packing despite having trouble finding an airline willing to take him on board as a passenger. Radical Muslim, Sheikh Abdullah al-Faisal, was yesterday deported, Police spokesman Eric Kiraithe told the BBC, adding that his final destination was Jamaica. Al-Faisal, born Trevor William Forrest in ...

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Allen Stanford`s Daughter Could Face Contempt Charge

CaribWorldNews, HOUSTON, Texas, Thurs. Jan. 7, 2010: The daughter of accused Ponzi schemer, R. Allen Stanford, has to appear in a Dallas court later this month to show why she should not be held in contempt of court. Judge David C. Godbey on Wednesday set a show cause hearing for Jan. 28th in the case of Randi Stanford versus court-appointed ...

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Buju Banton`s Label Chooses Top Defense Attorney

CaribWorldNews, MIAMI, FL, Thurs. Jan. 7, 2010: Buju Banton`s record executives have chosen a nationally recognized criminal defense lawyer to fight federal drug charges brought against the renowned reggae singer. Miami defense attorney David Oscar Markus, past president of the Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the Federal Bar Association, has been hired to fight the case brought against ...

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Ten Arrested For Protesting Deportation Of Haitian Migrant

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Jan. 7, 2010: Eight members of the clergy and two community activists in New York were on Wednesday arrested by members of the New York Police Department for protesting the deportation of a Haitian activist. Rev. Donna Schaper of the Judson Memorial Church was among those arrested as she and dozens of others protested the ...

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Convicted Ponzi Schemer Had Links To Grenada

CaribWorldNews, SANTA ANA, CA, Weds. Jan. 6, 2010: A 51-year-old man is set to spend the next 90 years of his life in jail for ripping off 125 elderly victims in a `Ponzi` scheme with links to the island of Grenada. Jeffrey Gordon Butler was this week convicted of 693 felony counts in the fraud case involving more than $11 ...

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Insurance Sector Remains Underdeveloped In The Caribbean – Report

CaribWorldNews, LONDON, England, Weds. Jan. 6, 2010: The Caribbean remains something of a backwater for the insurance sector, a new report claims. `The Caribbean Insurance Report 2010,` published by CompaniesandMarkets.com, claims that non-life and life insurance remains underdeveloped in the region despite the Caribbean`s geographic proximity to the U.S. Major multinational insurance companies have little representation on the ground, the ...

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Dominica Gets New Cabinet

CaribWorldNews, ROASEAU, Dominica, Weds. Jan. 6, 2010: The commonwealth of Dominica has a new cabinet. Newly-returned Prime Minister, Roosevelt Skerrit`s 15-member cabinet was this week sworn in by the island`s President. Among the surprising returnees are Ambrose George, who was previously fired by prime minister Skerrit when he served as minister of ports and by prime minister Pierre Charles when ...

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Cuba Ministry Continues Protest Of Extra Screening

CaribWorldNews, HAVANA, Cuba, Weds. Jan. 6, 2010: Cuba`s foreign ministry wants answers as to why its citizens are being put through extra screening upon entering the U.S. The protests come as the United States has demanded more careful screening for citizens of 14 nations deemed security risks – including Cuba – and for people traveling from those countries. But Cuba ...

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St. Kitts Murder Rate Already At Two For 2010

CaribWorldNews, BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, Weds. Jan. 6, 2010: Its only the sixth day of the year but the crime rate on the tiny island of St. Kitts/Nevis is already at two. The first victim – 26 year Keithon Stanley – was brutally executed in the early hours of January 1st in the quiet community of Craddock Roan in Nevis. Fifteen ...

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