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UPDATE: Frank Smith appears in court facing 15 charges
UPDATE: Frank Smith appears in court facing 15 charges

July 21, 2017

Frank Smith appeared in court this morning charged with one count of bribery, one of attempted extortion and 13 counts of extortion..

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Donald Trump's son and aides to testify in Senate about Russia

July 20, 2017

US President Donald Trump's eldest son, son-in-law and ex-campaign manager are to testify before the Senate on alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election...

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BREAKING: O. J. Simpson Granted Parole

July 20, 2017

O.J. Simpson is granted parole in a unanimous 4-0 vote...

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UPDATED: Frank Smith to be charged today
UPDATED: Frank Smith to be charged today

July 20, 2017

FORMER Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) Senator and member of Parliament Frank Smith was taken into police custody and questioned yesterday in connection with an ongoing fraud probe, The Tribune understands...

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Child porn suspect detained
Child porn suspect detained

July 20, 2017

A MAN appeared in Magistrate's Court yesterday facing a dozen child pornography charges...

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Keith Thompson sworn in as Industrial Tribunal Vice-President

July 19, 2017

Keith Thompson was sworn in as Vice-President of the Bahamas Industrial Tribunal by Her Excellency Dame Marguerite Pindling, Governor-General...

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VIDEO: Kenred Dorsett granted 50,000 bail
VIDEO: Kenred Dorsett granted 50,000 bail

July 14, 2017

FORMER Environment and Housing Minister Kenred Dorsett was granted $50,000 bail with two sureties in the Supreme Court on Friday...

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Kenred Dorsett granted 50,000 bail
Kenred Dorsett granted 50,000 bail

July 14, 2017

FORMER Environment and Housing Minister Kenred Dorsett was granted $50,000 bail with two sureties in the Supreme Court on Friday...

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CHARGED: Dorsett faces nine counts
CHARGED: Dorsett faces nine counts

July 14, 2017

FORMER Environment and Housing Minister Kenred Dorsett appeared in Magistrate's Court yesterday accused of using his former ministerial position to extort and solicit $120,000 in bribes from businessman Johnathan Ash...

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UPDATED: Kenred Dorsett arraigned on nine charges, remanded in custody
UPDATED: Kenred Dorsett arraigned on nine charges, remanded in custody

July 13, 2017

Kenred Dorsett has been arraigned on a single count of misconduct in public office and four counts each of extortion and bribery totalling $120,000. He was remanded in custody until August 31, but he has the right to apply for bail in the Supreme Court...

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Dorsett held in bribery probe
Dorsett held in bribery probe

July 13, 2017

FORMER Environment and Housing Minister Kenred Dorsett was taken into police custody yesterday and is assisting the Royal Bahamas Police Force with a bribery investigation connected to the New Providence Landfill, The Tribune understands...

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Family seized in 4M cocaine bust
Family seized in 4M cocaine bust

July 04, 2017

TWO men and four women appeared in Magistrate's Court yesterday accused of having custody of $4m worth of cocaine...

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Two face court over rape allegations
Two face court over rape allegations

June 15, 2017

TWO men--a Bahamian and an American--were remanded to prison yesterday after they were separately arraigned concerning sexual assault allegations...

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Govt to drop appeal of court's privilege ruling
Govt to drop appeal of court's privilege ruling

June 12, 2017

THE government has filed notice of its intent to drop its appeal of the landmark Supreme Court ruling on parliamentary privilege alongside former Marathon MP and Cabinet minister Jerome Fitzgerald, according to attorney Fred Smith...

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Man found with rifle and ammunition in his bedroom imprisoned
Man found with rifle and ammunition in his bedroom imprisoned

June 01, 2017

A MAN was sentenced to two five-year terms for possession of an unlicensed firearm and possession of ammunition on Thursday...

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UPDATED: Kofhe Goodman found guilty of Marco Archer murder
UPDATED: Kofhe Goodman found guilty of Marco Archer murder

May 31, 2017

KOFHE Goodman was unanimously convicted by a Supreme Court jury yesterday in his retrial for the killing of 11-year-old Marco Archer nearly six years ago...

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BREAKING NEWS: Kofhe Goodman found guilty of Marco Archer murder
BREAKING NEWS: Kofhe Goodman found guilty of Marco Archer murder

May 30, 2017

Kofhe Goodman has been unanimously convicted of the September 2011 murder of 11-year-old Marco Archer...

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30,000 payout for incorrect wanted poster
30,000 payout for incorrect wanted poster

May 29, 2017

THE Supreme Court awarded $30,000 in damages to a woman after police erroneously reported that she was an armed robbery suspect and circulated wanted posters of her in 2010...

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Father of ten jailed in 1.4m drugs case
Father of ten jailed in 1.4m drugs case

May 19, 2017

A JAMAICAN father of 10 children was sentenced to four years in prison yesterday after he admitted to trafficking more than $1.4m worth of drugs into the country...

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Voter fraud charge is withdrawn
Voter fraud charge is withdrawn

May 05, 2017

MORE than a month after he was hauled before a magistrate in handcuffs on allegations of voter fraud, an Eleuthera native had the charge withdrawn against him yesterday...

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