September 09, 2020
A SUPREME Court judge has ruled in favour of a Jamaican man who spent nearly a decade unlawfully detained in prison and the Carmichael Road Detention Centre, despite the fact he was never convicted of a single crime.
Matthew Sewell, who was first detained at just 18 years old, spent nine years and nine months falsely imprisoned. He is now seeking $27m in damages.
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