Law

National Security Minister: Observe the law in carrying out citizen's arrests

The Minister of National Security Edmund Dillon is today calling on all citizens to respect the rule of law when attempting to execute a citizen’s arrest in accordance with the Criminal Law Act Chapter 10:04 Section 3 (2).

A statement by the Ministry of National Security states that Minister Dillon offers condolences to the family of Ashdale Mc Hutchinson and condemns the fatal attack on him.

Catholic Church against striking-down of buggery law

The Catholic Chruch is calling for respect to persons with same-gender sexual-orientation but is siding with other religious groups, against the repeal of the buggery law.

The Catholic Media Service issued the following statement today:

"A Christian NGO, T&T Cause calls the nation to come out April 6 and unite to preserve and protect the family and stop the following: The striking down of the buggery law legalising same-sex-marriage.

CJ's legal battle with Law Association set for Friday

Chief justice Ivor Archie’s legal showdown with the law association of T&T, over its decision to investigate allegations of misconduct levelled against him, is set for Friday.

Archie’s lawyers kicked off the proceedings yesterday after they filed a judicial review lawsuit challenging the LATT’s decision and an application seeking an injunction barring it from continuing its investigation.

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