January 27, 2021

Former Jamaican prime minister awarded J$12.5m in libel case

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From Caribbean360 KINGSTON, Jamaica, Friday October 31, 2014, CMC – Former Jamaican Prime Minister P.J. Patterson has been awarded J$12.5 million (One Jamaica dollar =US$0.0089 cents) in damages the libel case against Nationwide News Network and its head Cliff Hughes. The award resulted from a news article aired in 2009 that defamed Patterson. It concerned […]