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22 Mar 2022

On Friday, 18 March, the Norman Manley Law School was announced the overall winner of the XII Annual Caribbean Court of Justice’s (CCJ) International Law Moot competition. It is the... Continue »

16 Mar 2022

In a judgment released yesterday, the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) allowed the appeal in the Guyanese case of Marcus Bisram v The Director of Public Prosecutions [2022] CCJ 7... Continue »

7 Mar 2022

On 8 March 2022, International Women's Day, the CCJ Academy for Law will host a virtual awards ceremony to celebrate thirty-four (34) pioneering Caribbean women jurists. The Awards ceremony is... Continue »

4 Mar 2022

In a judgment released in the Original Jurisdiction matter of Rock Hard Distribution Limited, Rock Hard Distributors Limited and Mootilal Ramhit and Sons Contracting Limited v The State of Trinidad... Continue »

23 Feb 2022

In a judgment released by, the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ), the Court allowed the Guyanese appeal of Sahadeo Prashad in the matter of Sahadeo Prashad v Basmattie Persaud, Bhagmattie... Continue »

22 Feb 2022

In a judgment released by the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) in its Appellate Jurisdiction,  the Court allowed the appeal of Calvin Ramcharran, in the Guyanese matter of Calvin Ramcharran... Continue »

21 Feb 2022

In a judgment released on Friday, 18 February 2022, the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) dismissed the appeal in the Guyanese case of Shakeela Kanhai, Evie Anne Kanhai and Miguel... Continue »

15 Feb 2022

The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) has become the first court in the region to be accepted into the prestigious International Consortium for Court Excellence (ICCE). The ICCE is an... Continue »

1 Feb 2022

In a judgment released today, the Caribbean Court of Justice (‘CCJ’) in its Original Jurisdiction re-emphasised the importance of maintaining the Common External Tariff (‘CET’) in respect of brown sugar.... Continue »

1 Feb 2022

In a judgment released today, the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) in its Appellate Jurisdiction, allowed the appeal of the Commissioner of Police, in the matter of Commissioner of Police... Continue »