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Milton Darinel Maza charged with murders of Richard and Maria Stuart

There is a major break in the double murder of attorney Richard Stuart and his wife, Maria Stuart, a chartered accountant. They were viciously stabbed to death at around midnight [...]

No charges against sergeant who shot and killed Cpl. Gavin Sanchez

In the controversial case against Sergeant Paulino Reyes, it is now known that no one will be charged for the shooting death of Police Corporal Gavin Sanchez, who went down [...]

Justice Elliott Mottley resigns; he’s the third Judge to leave the Bench

The President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Elliott Mottley was showered with praises today at a special sitting of the court of Appeal by colleagues and members of the [...]

Is political interference in the Judiciary?

Recent changes in the judiciary are sounding alarm bells and have invited the attention of the Bar Association. These include “the unseemly manner” in which the former Chief Justice Abdulai [...]

Jeremy Cutkelvin and Earlyn Hutchinson win Duets $10,000

The grand finale of Duets Season Three was Tuesday night. Across the country and beyond, viewers held a collective breath as the final three duos had their farewell performances. At [...]

Opposition Leader calls for Commission of inquiry into Human Smuggling Ring

Two weeks ago a human smuggling ring was exposed when it was revealed that charters from Haiti had been landing at the Philip Goldson International Airport with Chinese nationals. The [...]

Appeals Court gives Kirk Gordon 15 years for Manslaughter

A fifteen year sentence is never good news, except of course, if you were facing life in prison. That was the case for Kirk Gordon, who was convicted of murder [...]

Jury finds Ted Armstrong guilty of Manslaughter

Ted Armstrong’s second trial for the murder of Jerome Longsworth did not produce a conviction for murder but for manslaughter. On July fourteenth, 2006, Longsworth was stabbed with a scissors [...]

Taxi driver and Aaron’s Store robbed

You’ve probably seen him directing traffic at the Cinderella Plaza or you may have heard him on the morning talk show circuit.  Well, last Friday night Roy Craig, popularly known [...]

Ministry of Health plans to smoke out tobacco related diseases

According to statistics, as many as thirty-seven percent of deaths in Belize are linked to tobacco related diseases. Earlier today an initiative was launched to prohibit smoking in public places, [...]

How to protect our precious ozone layer

It is not one of the most fascinating subjects, but it is an all important topic. Eighteen students today received full scholarships for training on the relationship between the environment [...]