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December 6th, 2019
“I ain’t selling no more land to pay lawyers’- Father of 9 facing drug charges

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Father of nine, David Straker has told Senior Magistrate Tamia N. Richards he is not willing to sell any more of his real estate to pay lawyers to defend him.

November 6th, 2019
Reggae singer ‘Maccabee’ found guilty of having proceeds of crime

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Beyond a reasonable doubt, Senior Magistrate Tamia N. Richards on November 5, 2019 found reggae singer Bradford J. Prince, also known as Maccabee, guilty of having proceeds of crime when he appeared before her virtually from Her Majesty's Prison in Balsam Ghut, Tortola, where he is on remand.

November 19th, 2016
Fmr Police Officer Joel Gumbs guilty of assaulting daughter

ROAD‎ TOWN, Tortola, VI - Senior Magistrate Tamia N. Richards convicted former Police officer Joel Gumbs for the 2014 assault of his daughter.

October 20th, 2016
Ex DPP Wayne L. Rajbansie lashes out @ Media & Magistrate Richards

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- While his contract was not renewed as Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) and he is still in the Virgin Islands as a consultant to the Ministry of Health and Social Development, Trinidadian Wayne L. Rajbansie is still making the news.

September 20th, 2016
Sr Magistrate Tamia N. Richards blasts former DPP

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Noted for being fearless and candid in expressing her views and concerns, Senior Magistrate Ms Tamia N. Richards used the special sitting of the supreme court to mark the opening of the 2016-17 Law Year of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court today September 20, 2016 to challenge the new Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Ms Kim Hollis QC to lead from the front and also blast the former DPP.

September 3rd, 2016
Glenville Callwood found guilty of threatening to kill cop

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Adding to his relatively tainted police record, Glenville Callwood was remanded to prison on September 1, 2016 after being found guilty of a 2014 incident in which he threatened to kill an off duty police officer in the presence of the man’s wife and baby.

July 6th, 2016
‘Masa’ remanded to prison for alleged gun & ammo possession

ROADTOWN, Tortola, VI - Ramoamasagana Pemberton aka Masa pleaded not guilty to gun and ammunition charges but was remanded to prison by Senior Magistrate Tamia N. Richards when he appeared before her on July 5, 2016.

June 27th, 2016
$35K bail for woman who slapped police officer, assaulted another female

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – When she appeared in the Magistrate's Court on Friday June 24, 2016, Jessica George was given the option of walking on the other side of the road whenever she sees the Virtual Complainant (VC) in her matter or otherwise be sent to jail.

June 26th, 2016
Man 'made to pay surety' for failing to show up on court dates

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – When Christopher Ruben Brito Amadiz was called to the defence box at the John’s Hole Magistrate’s Court on June 24, 2016, he had no idea he was going to be in more hot water.

June 16th, 2016
Contractor alleges he was waiting on Gov't cheque to clear to honour debt

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Contractor and businessman Seymour Fonseca was summoned by the courts for monies allegedly owed by him to a subcontractor.


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