Archive for December 3rd, 2021

Caymanians take on top jobs at MDAL

Caymanians take on top jobs at MDAL

| 03/12/2021 | 44 Comments

(CNS): The Ministry of District Administration and Lands (MDAL) has appointed Caymanian Chelsea K Whittaker as deputy district commissioner for the Department of District Administration, where she will be responsible for providing managerial, leadership and strategic policy support to Cayman Brac and Little Cayman District Commissioner Mark Tibbetts.

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Alden rails against PACT’s management of pandemic

Alden rails against PACT’s management of pandemic

| 03/12/2021 | 130 Comments

(CNS): Former premier Alden McLaughlin (RED) was deeply critical of the PACT Government’s management of the COVID-19 pandemic when he spoke in Parliament this week. The veteran politician accused them of living in “some kind of parallel universe”, because despite “their preening” about how good they were, he had “found no constituency of support, no […]

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Ex-soccer star jailed for 44 months for violent rampage

Ex-soccer star jailed for 44 months for violent rampage

| 03/12/2021 | 49 Comments

(CNS): Derrin Kennedy Ebanks (32) was sentenced on Thursday to three years and eight months in jail, having been convicted this summer of several charges relating to a violent, drunken rampage against three women last September. Ebanks had been bailed following his conviction by a jury in August and therefore began serving his prison term […]

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Loss of civil union law would restore rights violations

Loss of civil union law would restore rights violations

| 03/12/2021 | 75 Comments

(CNS): The lawyer representing the Attorney General’s Chambers and the governor’s office told a court Thursday that if it overturned the Civil Partnership Act, which gave legal status to same-sex unions, it would be re-introducing the serious violation of human rights against the LGBT community that had been identified by the Cayman Islands Court of […]

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