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February 20th, 2024
‘I appreciate [Premier Wheatley’s] willingness to do what’s right’- Hon Fraser

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Opposition Member and Third District Representative Hon Julian Fraser RA (R3) has praised Premier and Minister of Finance Dr the Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley (R7) for his willingness to listen and do what is right.

October 23rd, 2023
HoA to meet Oct 31; Formation of PAC expected to be on agenda

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The formation of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) is expected to be on the Order Paper when legislators return to the House of Assembly next week.

December 2nd, 2022
Hon Smith received exemption to do business with Gov’t lawfully

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- In keeping with the Constitution of the Virgin Islands, Sec 67 subsection (7) and showing much transparency, the House of Assembly (HoA) has given Deputy Speaker Honourable Neville A. Smith (AL) an exemption in order for him to do business with the Government of the Virgin Islands without having to vacate his seat.

August 30th, 2022
HoA continues today, Tuesday, August 30, 2022

DUFF’S BOTTOM, Tortola, VI- The 6th Sitting of the 4th Session of the 4th House of Assembly (HoA) is scheduled to continue today Tuesday, August 30, 2022 at 10:00 am at Save the Seed Energy Centre, Duff's Bottom, on the main island of Tortola.

July 20th, 2022
HoA Motion to send VI delegation to UK to 'reverse' Order in Council withdrawn!

DUFF’S BOTTOM, Tortola, VI- An ambitious motion to form a delegation that would have included Members of the House of Assembly as well as CARICOM and Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) and United Nations (UN) officials to travel to London to seek to reverse the Order in Council to suspend the Virgin Islands Constitution and impose direct rule was made and subsequently withdrawn in the House of Assembly on July 19, 2022.

July 7th, 2022
Ex VI Premier Hon Andrew A. Fahie wants trial pushed to 2023

MIAMI, Florida, USA- The attorney for former [British] Virgin Islands Premier Honourable Andrew A. Fahie (R1) has asked a federal judge to delay his July 18, 2022, trial date to early 2023, according to documents filed in US District Court for the Southern District of Florida.

June 17th, 2022
Ex-Premier could attend HoA meetings virtually- Willock

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI- In an invited comment, former Speaker of the House of Assembly (HoA) Hon Julian Willock has said the former Premier Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1) may attend meetings of the HoA virtually.

June 16th, 2022
‘I don’t support’ allowing Hon Fahie to join HoA virtually- Hon Malone

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Now that ex Premier of the Virgin Islands Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1) is out on bail in Miami, the question being asked is whether he will be allowed to attend sittings of the House of Assembly (HoA) in a virtual capacity to enable him to keep his seat as an elected representative.

May 18th, 2022
‘Mr Fahie has compelling reason to fight allegations’- Hon Fahie’s lawyer

MIAMI, Florida, VI- The attorney for ex-premier of the Virgin Islands Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1), Theresa Van Vliet, has responded to federal prosecutors' request to revoke Hon Fahie’s $500,000 bond, arguing that he is not a danger to the community and will not try to flee the United States.

May 11th, 2022
Andrew A. Fahie's attorney files for his release as Bond Appeal is delayed

MIAMI, Florida, USA- The attorney representing former Premier of the Virgin Islands (VI) Mr Andrew A. Fahie has filed a motion to dismiss the appeal by the US Justice Department, on the grounds that the appeal has taken too long to be filed.

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