Tag: Judge

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 […]