Regional News

US missionaries murdered in Jamaica

Randy Hentzel (left) and Harold Nichols

(Jamaica Observer) Police Commissioner Dr Carl Williams on Monday disclosed that Jamaica is receiving help from the United States to track down the killers of two American missionaries whose bodies were found in a remote part of Boscobel, St Mary, between Saturday and Sunday.

T&T women in court over body

Donna Francis, left, estranged wife of David Francis, passes common-law wife, Chandrawatie Nandlal, outside the San Fernando High Court after yesterday's ruling.

(Trinidad Guardian) The common-law wife of former Centrin worker David Francis broke down in tears yesterday after she was given the go ahead to cremate her husband after a High Court judge discharged an injunction filed by Francis’ estranged wife.

AG reviewing T&T’s drug laws

Faris Al-Rawi

(Trinidad Guardian) Government has begun statistical groundwork for decriminalising of marijuana possession, says Attorney General Faris Al-Rawi. He told the T&T Guardian he is reviewing the Dangerous Drugs Act and wide consultation is planned before any policy decision is taken.