October 12, 2022

Equipment donated to Supreme Court to help reduce case backlog

According to Charge d'Affaires Leyla Moses-Ones, the case backlog this year is already reduced by 42 percent, due to previous donations and efforts at better case [...]
June 29, 2022

Bar Association backs new Chief Justice appointment; ‘satisfied with the transparency of the process’

The Association’s statement issued this morning confirms that it was “a part of the interview panel which reviewed the applications of all 8 applicants and provided [...]
June 29, 2022

Prime Minister on Chief Justice post: Acting C.J. did not apply; process was ‘open and transparent’

Not only did she not apply for the post for her own reasons, he stated, but she was never guaranteed to be elevated fully after the [...]
June 23, 2022

United Democratic Party bashes Government for not appointing Justice Michelle Arana as Chief Justice

Leader of the Opposition Moses "Shyne" Barrow, took to social media to express his discontent with the decision, noting that Madame Justice Arana is qualified and [...]
June 23, 2022

Government identifies new Chief Justice of Belize

If appointed, Justice Blenman would be Belize’s first fully-serving female Chief Justice, as current Chief Justice Michelle Arana has been held in an acting position. She [...]
May 13, 2022

Answers for domestic violence: Son of Nora Parham says victims need refuge and someone to listen to them

But can you imagine being the son of a victim and having to call the police on your police officer father?
May 13, 2022

Supreme and Magistrates Courts closed today

The courts are observing a "Dies Non" a Latin term that means that no legal business can be carried out that day.
April 21, 2022

Annual U.S. Human Rights Report on Belize cites “significant human rights issues,” little action by the Government

It adds that the government of Prime Minister John Briceno “took steps both administratively and through the courts to prosecute some public officials who committed abuses, [...]