April 23, 2023

LADDIE GILLETT VERDICT: A family’s anguish relieved – but “justice for Laddie” not yet complete

That hope was fulfilled shortly after 11 a.m. when Justice Moore pronounced Martinez guilty.
April 23, 2023

LADDIE GILLETT VERDICT: Commissioner of Police salutes verdict but “Dickie” Bradley is still skeptical after venturing to the other side of the law

He told reporters, “We have seen recently a number of convictions in the courts where police officers are concerned, those who have been accused of misconduct. [...]
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.