Tag: Judge

BUSINESS

Judge Tosses Trump’s Lawsuit In Twitter Case

According to press reports, a San Francisco judge threw out former President Donald Trump’s lawsuit challenging his permanent ban from Twitter. The report said the U.S. District Judge James Donato charged that former President Trump failed to show Twitter violated his First Amendment right to free speech. It also noted Mr. Trump failed to show that Twitter was working as […]

COMMENTARY

Vice President Harris Lauded The Appointment Of Ketanji Brown Jackson As First Female Black U.S. Supreme Court Judge

U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris lauded the appointment of Ketanji Brown Jackson as the first female black U.S. Supreme Court Judge. “Today is, indeed, a wonderful day as we gather to celebrate the confirmation of the next justice of the United States Supreme Court, Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson,” said Harris. She cited President George Washington’s remark of America being a […]

POLITICS

Judge’s Rule Pokes “Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis’s In The Eye”

Contrary to Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis’s (R) law that prevents “vaccine passports” from being utilized in the state, a judge has ruled that Norwegian Cruise Line is permitted to ask customers to show proof of vaccination before boarding a ship. According to press reports, U.S. District Judge Kathleen Williams in the Southern District of Florida said that the state law […]

Jamaica

Jamaican Gets Overseas Supreme Court Appointment

A Jamaican has been appointed a judge in Florida’s Supreme Court. Florida Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Renatha Francis, who is currently a judge for the Florida 15th Circuit Court. The governor said Ms. Francis is the first person from the Caribbean to be appointed to Florida’s Supreme Court. Francis received a Bachelor of Science from the University […]

Jamaica

Sykes Praises Former Chief Justices

Chief Justice, Hon. Bryan Sykes, has lauded the contributions made by former Chief Justices, Zaila McCalla and Lensley Wolfe, to the country’s court system. Chief Justice Sykes, who was speaking at the official opening of the newly expanded Court of Appeal building in downtown Kingston on December 12, noted that the reform of the justice system was set in motion […]

COMMENTARY

President Trump Makes Call For Senate To Confirm Judge Neil Gorsuch

President Trump in his weekly address announced that there are exciting days ahead, and his administration is pulling out all the stops to strengthen the Union and improve the lives of many people. He said one of the most important actions he has taken is the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to fill the seat of the late, great Justice Antonin […]