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US DOJ files appeal to reinstate Buju’s gun charges

US DOJ files appeal to reinstate Buju’s gun charges

The US Department of Justice has filed an appeal to reinstate the gun charge thrown out in Buju’s trial. It seems a though a recent appeal filed by David Oscar Markus, Buju’s attorney in the U.S. Court of Appeals in the Eleventh District has perturbed the US Department of Justice.(See Appeal) Last February, a Tampa […]

Dr. Ivonne Chirino-Klevans, Walden University, to Speak at Opening of Hispanic Educational Technology Services (HETS) Consortium Annual Conference

Dr. Ivonne Chirino-Klevans, Walden University, to Speak at Opening of Hispanic Educational Technology Services (HETS) Consortium Annual Conference

MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Dr. Ivonne Chirino-Klevans, program director for Walden University’s Center for International Programs, will speak at the opening of The Hispanic Educational Technology Services (HETS) Consortium Second Annual Best Practices Showcase, Feb. 16-17, in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Dr. Chirino-Klevans will join Dr. Jose Rivera, president of Universidad del Sagrado […]

Caribbean Airlines begins daily service to St. Lucia

Caribbean Airlines begins daily service to St. Lucia

CASTRIES, St.Lucia, CMC – The Trinidad-based airline, Caribbean Airlines, has begun a non-stop daily service to St. Lucia with daily flights from Port of Spain to the George F.L. Charles Airport. “The addition of this route solidifies our commitment to provide our customers with more options for travel within the Caribbean,” Caribbean Airlines’ acting chief […]

Haiti PM: US State Dept to send legal team to help strengthen Haiti’s judiciary

Haiti PM: US State Dept to send legal team to help strengthen Haiti’s judiciary

By Associated Press, Updated: Monday, February 13, 12:46 PM PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — The U.S. State Department is sending to Haiti a team of legal experts to look at ways to strengthen the Caribbean nation’s beleaguered judiciary, Haitian Prime Minister Garry Conille said Monday. In an interview with The Associated Press, Conille said the delegation is […]

US government responds to Buju Banton’s appeal

US government responds to Buju Banton’s appeal

The U.S. government says plenty of evidence supports a federal jury’s conviction of Jamaican reggae star Buju Banton on cocaine conspiracy and trafficking charges. Banton, whose real name is Mark Myrie, is appealing the February 2011 conviction. Defense attorney David O. Markus says his client was relentlessly pursued by a government informant, resulting in improper […]

Raul Penaranda, a Rising Star in Fashion Elite, to Debut at New York’s Fashion Week

Raul Penaranda, a Rising Star in Fashion Elite, to Debut at New York’s Fashion Week

NEW YORK, Feb. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Colombo-Venezuelan designer, Raul Penaranda, proudly debuts his Fall/Winter 2012 ready to wear collection at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week on February 15th. Penaranda, who lives by the mantra ‘Dream, Vision, Reality’ is ready to reaffirm his place among the world’s fashion elite. Inspired by midnight opulence, Penaranda’s stunning collection highlights […]