November 16, 2018

US: Wrongfully convicted man released from prison after 25 years

By Andrew Keshner and Andrew Denney, New York Law Journal A man who spent almost 25 years in prison for a murder he said he did not commit walked out of a courtroom a free man Thursday after Brooklyn prosecutors told a judge they could no longer stand by a conviction made from a “systemic […]

Prohibit or embrace it? Managing March Madness in the workplace

Commentary by Lisa A. McGylnn, From Daily Business Review March Madness is one of the most exciting sporting events of the year, and it is once again right around the corner. In addition to potential heartbreak for diehard fans of certain teams, it also can cause some major headaches for employers. Accordingly, this is a […]

US: Rubio Tells Ohio Supporters to Back Kasich in Bid to Block Trump

From Newsmax Florida Senator Marco Rubio made a bid to try and block Donald Trump from winning the Republican presidential nomination, telling his supporters in Ohio to give their votes to John Kasich next Tuesday. “Clearly John Kasich has a better chance of stopping Donald Trump in Ohio than I do,” Rubio said during an […]

Attempted Robbery at Waterfront Fast Food Restaurant Thu (11) Night

From RCIPS Fri, Mar 11, 2016 at 11:42 AM Around 9:20pm last night, Thursday 10 March, officers responded to a report of a robbery-in-progress at the Burger King on North Church Street in George Town. Prior to the arrival of police the culprit fled the scene without taking anything. It was reported that a man in […]

Advisory: Online article posted regarding location of missing 5 boaters is a HOAX!

From RCIPS: Fri, Mar 11, 2016 at 8:39 AM It has come to our attention that a site named On Da Mic (www.ondamic.com) posted an article online yesterday evening which stated that the five persons missing since last Sunday had been found unconscious but alive by fishermen on Cayman Brac.  Subsequent to the posting of this […]

Cayman Islands 7th Annual CARE/BRITCAY -K9/5K this Sunday (13)

From CARE: Cayman Animal Rescue Enthusiasts Registration for the 7th annual K9/5K 2016 is now open! This year, our annual walk/run will take place this Sunday, March 13th @ Camana Bay. Online registration is available until 5pm tomorrow (Friday 11th March) through Cayman Active and you can access the page by clicking here . We prefer […]

Youth in high gear for Cayman Islands Parliament

Cayman Islands’ youth are poised to take over the Legislative Assembly. Students from nine local educational institutions are briskly preparing for the ninth annual Youth Parliament, sponsored by law firm Harneys. The event is scheduled for Commonwealth Day, Monday, 14th March 2016 from 10.30 a.m. The young people represent Cayman Brac’s Layman E. Scott Sr. […]

High Court appoints interim examiner to troubled exploration company Petroceltic and two related companies

From Independent IE The High Court has appointed an interim examiner to troubled exploration company Petroceltic and two related companies. Mr Justice Brian McGovern appointed Michael McAteer, of Grant Thornton, as interim examiner on Tuesday on the application of the company itself and of a minority shareholder, Worldview. The move followed discussions between Petroceltic and […]

Execs of int’l school in Seoul indicted over alleged embezzlement

From The Korea Herald Prosecutors said Tuesday they have indicted three board members of the Seoul branch of a British international school over allegations they embezzled some billions of won in school expenses in violation of the private school act. The Seoul Central District Prosecutors’ Office said the dean of admissions at the school, identified […]

CIFA Under 11 Boys League Update ..venue change/ Rescheduled Under 13 Boys League games

CIFA Under 11 Boys League Update ..venue change All under 11 Boys League game for Saturday March 12th will now be played at CIFA field on Piondexter Road, Prospect due to the unavailability of the Annex field. Please note the change in game times.   CLICK to enlarge Rescheduled Under 13 Boys League games Please […]