CCJ rules that procedural errors should not hinder justice

12 Jul 2019

Noting that despite procedural errors, courts should ensure that cases are dealt with justly. The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) today granted Mr. Christopher Persaud, acting on behalf of his deceased father Mr. David Persaud, permission to appeal before the CCJ and ruled that the Court of Appeal of Guyana must hear the appeal.  The Court of Appeal had previously dismissed an appeal filed by Mr. Christopher Persaud against Toolsie Persaud Ltd. and its principal, Mr. Toolsie Persaud. Toolsie Persaud Ltd. is one of Guyana’s largest companies with interests in hardware, quarrying and timber and its assets are allegedly worth several billion dollars.

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