April 23, 2023

LADDIE GILLETT VERDICT: Defense counsel blames police’s “poor investigation,” “lying” on stand for conviction of Kareem Martinez

Selgado was first out of the courtroom after Justice Antoinette Moore’s decision and came straight to the waiting press to begin making his case – essentially [...]
April 20, 2023

Former deputy taxman Reynaldo Verde deported to Belize after prison term in U.S.

Federal authorities arrested Verde in 2019 as he was on his way back home from a conference in Belgium and after two years of legal wrangling, [...]
April 20, 2023
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Man sentenced to three months in jail for punching grocery store cashier to the face

Mariano appeared in the Belize City Magistrate's Court on Tuesday where he was charged with one count of assault and one count of threatening words.
April 20, 2023

John Antonio Brackett, charged with attempted murder, pleas guilty to lesser charge

Brackett appeared in the High Court of Belize alongside his attorney Oscar Selgado, where he pleaded guilty to one count of use of deadly means of [...]
April 19, 2023

Senate approves new comprehensive Legal Aid scheme

The Legal Aid Bill was read along with an amendment to the Senior Courts Act, 2022, which proposed to remove provisions relating to the assignment of [...]
April 18, 2023

John Cus gets eight years in prison for rape

Cus, 43, was sentenced today in the High Court of Belize by Justice Antoinette Moore in relation to the incident which occurred back in 2018.
April 18, 2023

Elden Flowers, charged with murder of Richard O’Neil, walks free after case against him is withdrawn

Flowers was brought down from the Belize Central Prison to appear before Justice Nigel Pilgrim in the High Court of Belize, where he learned that he [...]
April 18, 2023

Woman and two youths charged for being in possession of Lasko fan stolen from her neighbour

Thirty-eight-year-old Chinique Kemp, 18-year-old Leslie Young, and a 17-year-old minor, were jointly charged in connection with a $65 Lasko fan which was one of several items [...]