Archive for August 26th, 2016

Free men jailed as CICA orders retrial in gun case

Free men jailed as CICA orders retrial in gun case

| 26/08/2016
(CNS): Two local men who walked free from court last year when a judge threw out serious firearms charges against them were remanded in custody Friday, after the Cayman Islands Court of Appeal ordered a retrial following a successful appeal by the crown that the case should have gone to the jury. W [...]

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Local economy on the up, claims minister

Local economy on the up, claims minister

| 26/08/2016 | 39 Comments
(CNS): Finance Minister Marco Archer said that the local economy is on the up after figures released by the Economics and Statistics Office indicated that economic activity in the Cayman Islands, as measured by the gross domestic product, was estimated to have grown by 2.4% in the first quarter of 2 [...]

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Street dealer jailed for 6.5 years

Street dealer jailed for 6.5 years

| 26/08/2016 | 29 Comments
(CNS): Alex Adrian Ebanks (25) was jailed for six and a half years Thursday after he admitted a catalogue of drug related charges and street level dealing of cocaine. Ebanks was arrested last summer after a raid at his home in George Town, where police found over 100 grams of coke, several ounces of [...]

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