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Prison kitchens await Bethany Rigby for part in Hillary Cargill murder

A SUPREME court judge yesterday granted a convict the opportunity of pursuing her life's interests while behind bars.

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Prison kitchens await Bethany Rigby for part in Hillary Cargill murder

A SUPREME court judge today granted a convict the opportunity of pursuing her life's interests while behind bars.

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12 years in jail for sex attack on young girl

PROBATION is not an appropriate sentence for a man convicted of sexually assaulting a minor and aiding her into a forced abortion, a judge ruled yesterday.

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Murder convict appeals delayed again

THE appeals of three men contesting their convictions for the murder of a policeman have been delayed for another eight weeks.

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Man wanted in connection with attempted murder

POLICE have issued a wanted alert for Duran Johnson, aka Devon Johnson, in connection with attempted murder.

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No bail granted so far this year for any murder-related case

ATTORNEY General Allyson Maynard Gibson said yesterday that no bail has been granted for the year in any murder or murder-related case.

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Arrest over woman’s death in blaze with cord round neck

POLICE have a 21-year-old woman in custody in connection with the “suspicious death” of Ariel Lowe, who was discovered by firefighters with a “black cord” tied around her neck in her home on Carmichael Road on Monday morning.

12 years taken off sentence for killer of 16-year-old girl

THE Court of Appeal yesterday shaved 12 years off a former death row inmate’s sentence for the murder of a 16-year-old girl after determining the re-sentencing judge did not consider the Privy Council’s declaration of the case to be the “worst of the worst”.

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Police arrest woman over death in burned home

POLICE have a 21-year-old woman in custody in connection with the "suspicious death" of Ariel Lowe, who was discovered by firefighters with a "black cord" tied around her neck in her home on Carmichael Road on Monday morning.

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Woman shot by police as car flees scene of crash

POLICE shot a woman in the arm after the car she was in nearly hit an officer as it fled the scene of a traffic accident.

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Man gunned down at work

A MAN was shot and killed while at his workplace yesterday afternoon, according to police.

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Pilots in $1m drug case ask for bail

TWO pilots sought bail – pending appeal – from a Magistrate yesterday moments after he convicted and sentenced them to prison in connection with a $1m drug seizure.

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16-year jail sentence for sex with a nine-year-old girl is upheld

THE Court of appeal yesterday affirmed the conviction and sentence of a man jailed for 16 years after a jury found him guilty of forcing a nine-year-old to perform oral sex on him.

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Man shot dead at work

A MAN was shot and killed while at work yesterday afternoon.

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Conviction overturned for decade-old murder

A MAN’s conviction and 48-year-prison sentence for a decade-old murder was overturned by the Court of Appeal yesterday.

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