The Bahamas: Headlines

5 years ago

Still No Arrests Despite $25,000 Reward Offer

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Still No Arrests Despite $25,000 Reward Offer

It has been almost three months since the brutal killing of British citizen Edgar George Dart in Grand Bahama and no arrests have been made, despite a $25,000 reward which was offered for information leading to the arrests of those responsible.

5 years ago

Banks Concerned Over Web Shop’s Dirty Money

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Banks Concerned Over Web Shop’s Dirty Money

“Dire consequences” for the financial sector and the Bahamian economy could result from a perception among international agencies monitoring issues of money-laundering and terrorist financing that The Bahamas is being “lax” in its handling of web shops.

5 years ago

Lawyers To Blame For Trial Delays

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Lawyers To Blame For Trial Delays

Former Assistant Commissioner of Police, Paul Thompson says there are far too many things that stand in the way of a trial starting and ending as early as it should, with the main problem being lawyers.

5 years ago

Human Rights Group Alerted To Cash Case

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Human Rights Group Alerted To Cash Case

FNM Chairman Darron Cash has filed a report against the government with Amnesty International over alleged human rights abuses in the aftermath of a search at his home and seizure of personal items.

5 years ago

Former PLP Minister: ‘Christie Should Resign’

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Former PLP Minister:  ‘Christie Should Resign’

Former PLP minister A. Loftus Roker says that the current group of PLP politicians is an indisciplined and disorganized bunch, and Perry Christie should resign for his million-dollar mistake in bringing the January 2013 gambling referendum to the public.

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