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NEW DALLAS COUNTY DA – NEW HOPE IN BOTHAM JEAN CASE

A pending shake up in the Dallas county District Attorney’s office is brining renewed hope to the justice for Botham movement. The incoming Dallas District Attorney believes that former police officer Amber Guyer, should be charged with murder in the shooting death of the 26-year-old Saint Lucian.

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TRADE UNIONS DEMAND ACTION FROM GOV’T ON HEALTHCARE

The Civil Service Association, the Saint Lucia Nurses Association and the Medical and Dental Association under the Trade Union Federation umbrella, on November 13th, made it clear to the Allen Chastanet led Administration: “take immediate action on the healthcare crisis or else.”

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CCSS ALUMNI OPPOSE PROPOSED RELOCATION TALKS

Generations of past students of the Castries Comprehensive Secondary School [CCSS] have made it clear to the Allen Chastanet led Cabinet, that “we shall not move”. Although no decision has been announced by the government, CCSS alumni have planned an ‘urgent meeting’ slated for November 10th to discuss proposed relocation …

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SLNT ‘SADDENED’ AFTER FIRE RAZES HISTORIC BUILDINGS

[PRESS RELEASE] The Saint Lucia National Trust (SLNT) is saddened by the destruction of the colonial-era historic ‘Glasgow’ townhouse and other nearby properties, which were burnt by fire during the early morning of Tuesday 30th October, 2018. The Glasgow House was located at the north-eastern corner of the junctions of Mary-Ann …

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FAMILY OF BEXON CRASH VICTIMS IN MOURNING

Reaction continues to pour in after the devastating Bexon auto crash on Tuesday October 30th. Fergusson Donnelly age 32, and guardian to the three young children involved in the crash, all sustained severe bodily injuries. Officials have confirmed that three of the victims including Donnelly succumbed at hospital. His youngest …

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EVICTED CHARLEMAGNE FAMILY LIVING OUT OF VEHICLE

Members of the Charlemagne family are pressing on, despite eviction from the La Clery CDC public housing unit this week. The family was among the last remaining tenants in the unit, which is currently being demolished and earmarked for development. Mr. and Mrs. Charlemagne have spent the last two nights …

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BEXON ROAD CRASH LEAVES THREE DEAD

Two children aged nine and three are among the dead after a pick-up truck veered out of control and careened into a parked trailer truck on the Bexon highway. The driver of the pick-up also sustained fatal injuries.  The only survivor – a critically injured six-year-old boy has since been airlifted …

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Indictments Loom for Cops Implicated in ORC?

Security Minister Senator Hermangild Francis has revealed police officers implicated in the 2010/11 Operation Restore Confidence anti-crime offensive will face prosecution. The Security Minister disclosed to News4orce the United States government has issued the nonnegotiable stipulation if Saint Lucia wants the Leahy Law sanctions imposed on the police force in …

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THREE KILLED IN BEXON ROAD CRASH

[PRESS RELEASE]  Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of three (3) individuals as a result of a vehicular accident which occurred on Tuesday October 30, 2018, about 6:20 p.m. along the Bexon Highway, Castries. Ferguson Donnelly, a thirty two (32) year old resident of Barre Du Chaussee, was …

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SLPWO COMMENTS ON SEX SLAVE ACCUSATION

[PRESS RELEASE]  According to the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, Global Initiative to Fight Human Trafficking, 2009 “Sexual exploitation makes up 79% of identified forms of human trafficking, including prostitution, forced stripping, massage services and pornography.”  And it is with great distress, that we now have visible evidence …

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