September 2, 2023

Toledo man given bail as he awaits appeal on sex assault conviction

Back in March, Garcia was found guilty of one count of sexual assault by the sitting Magistrate in the Punta Gorda Magistrate's Court.
August 22, 2023

Commissioner of Police calls for better handling of sensitive court disclosure after informant is outed online

The informant is now reportedly in hiding and his family fears for their lives.
August 19, 2023

Sugar industry: Commission of Inquiry to go ahead following court ruling; Government to begin dialogue with Belize Sugar Industries Limited

For now, the Executive is seeing a conciliatory approach to working with Belize Sugar Industries Limited/American Sugar Refining (BSI/ASR) after its representatives wrote the A.G. indicating [...]
August 16, 2023

Jaheem Baptist convicted of punching youth

21-year-old Jaheem Baptist, of Racecourse Street, pleaded guilty in court and was fined $200 and cost of court due by September 15, in default two months [...]
August 10, 2023

Beleaguered Vital Statistics Unit in line for makeover, Government announces

This will achieve a more efficient civil registry program, modernizing and improving all services of the Vital Statistics Unit through the establishment of a pertinent legal [...]
July 31, 2023

Belize PEACE Movement sends official objection to redistricting report to Elections and Boundaries

Simply put, the litigants in case no 55 of 2019 are not in agreement. The proposal of a 25 to 35 percent deviation from the national [...]
July 30, 2023

Jasmine Hartin in trouble again, charged $15,000 for alleged breach of confidentiality in Henry Jemmott civil case

It's been almost two months since and Hartin has reportedly been mostly out of Belize, no longer restricted in her movements. But the legal system is [...]
July 25, 2023

Dramatic verdict against two Paguada brothers leads to tears, outbursts, and an attempted escape

Tionne, the younger sibling, angrily reacted inside the courtroom, jumping up and blurting out angry words towards the judge, and began to point in the judge's [...]