July 8, 2023

Accused murderer Shereema Neal gets court-appointed attorney as trial date draws near

Neal will be represented by attorney Paulette Elrington after convincing High Court Justice Ricardo O'Neil Sandcroft that she could not otherwise afford one on a capital [...]
July 4, 2023

Accused Charles Martinez to present defense as child rape trial continues

Martinez is accused of forcing the child to perform oral sex on him for five minutes three years ago according to the victim, who is soon [...]
June 27, 2023

High Court quashes convictions of two men because courts took too long to hear their appeals

Defense counsel Leeroy Banner separately represented Javan Guzman, convicted of keeping an unlicensed firearm and ammunition three years after being arrested in 2016, and Punta Gorda [...]
June 27, 2023

High Court releases convict with suspended sentence for guns and ammunition after appeal

Moises Garcia, 34, was handed a sentence of 45 months in prison – three years, nine months running concurrently – after pleading guilty before Magistrate Stephanie [...]
June 27, 2023

Men charged for attempted murder pleads guilty to lesser charge, judge reserves sentencing until next month

The men - 22-year-old Avery Bain, who was 18 at the time of the alleged offense, along with 26-year-old Mark August, 23 at the time - [...]
June 26, 2023

Quartet to be sentenced in deadly Toledo machete attack

The four were accused of macheting Santiago Garcia to death in Trio village, northern Toledo, on April 22, 2017.
June 23, 2023

Lolman Logan standing trial for 2018 murder of Christopher Meighan

Logan's trial without jury is being heard by Justice Ricardo O'Neil Sandcroft, and he is being represented by attorney Leroy Banner.
June 23, 2023

British national Perry Stratford to stand trial for kidnapping in October

Following a preliminary inquiry in the Belize City Magistrate's Court Chief Magistrate Jayani Wegodapola determined that Stratford had a case to answer to. Stratford also has [...]