What We Learned This Week In Jamaica

Dec 18 - 25 1) WWLTW sends condolences to the Family of the Late Great Ian Boyne, Journalist & Interviewer 'par excellence'. You, Sir, will be missed.  AIM. 2) The police have arrested a man in connection with the SDA Funeral "Shower", where 9 people were shot & 3 killed.  Here's hoping they throw the … Continue reading What We Learned This Week In Jamaica

IT’S SENTENCE BARGAINING, DUMMIES

What the Justice System is parading as Plea Bargaining is not so, but a break on sentencing to ease Court congestion. Plea Bargaining is where you admit guilt, THEN argue for a lesser charge BEFORE sentencing  What pertains here is Sentence Bargaining, where you argue for a lesser sentence AFTER you're found guilty.  If the … Continue reading IT’S SENTENCE BARGAINING, DUMMIES

What We Learned This Week In Jamaica

December 4 - 11 1) The Police must be commended for dismantling the Uchence Wilson gang, in an operation that started in May, and culminated with the arrest of some 40 persons, including 1 member of the JCF. The gang operated in 7 parishes, and committed extortion, murder, attempted murder, shooting with intent, witness tampering, … Continue reading What We Learned This Week In Jamaica

What We Learned This Week In Jamaica.                October 2 – 9

1) The Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) vaccine drive being conducted by the Jamaican Government is causing quite a stir, as opponents rue the cancellation of sensitization efforts by the said Govt, and wonder if the drug has been fully vetted before its introduction here. Social media has erupted with cases of grave side-effects and even … Continue reading What We Learned This Week In Jamaica.                October 2 – 9

What We Learned This Week In Jamaica.               October 9 – 16

October 9 - 16 1) What the Candidates for S. E. St. Mary say their priorities will be: Dr. Norman Dunn:- Jobs, Skills Training for the young, Infrastructure Development, and Housing Assistance (Old & New). Dr. Shane Alexis:- Roads, Potable Water, Farming Development, Agricultural Emphasis and Improved Internet Access. What S. E. St. Mary's Voters … Continue reading What We Learned This Week In Jamaica.               October 9 – 16