April 16, 2021

Ex-Caribbean soccer official [Jack Warner] hit with $79 million judgment

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AP From 101ESPN NEW YORK (AP) — A former Caribbean soccer official fighting extradition in the FIFA bribery scandal has been ordered to pay $79 million in damages from a related U.S. lawsuit. U.S. District Judge William Kuntz ordered the default judgment against Jack Warner in the 2017 civil action accusing him of embezzling tens […]

Jack Warner wins small victory in battle against extradition

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From Stabroek News (Trinidad Guardian) In a small legal victory for former Fifa vice-president Jack Warner, a local judge has refused the United States government permission to join the judicial review lawsuit brought by Warner challenging Attorney General Faris Al-Rawi’s decision to sign off on an extradition request from the Justice Department. Barack Obama’s Attorney […]

Trinidad court stays Warner extradition proceedings

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From Caribbean News Now PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad — A high court judge in Trinidad has stayed extradition proceedings against former FIFA vice president Jack Warner, but the former minister’s attorneys say they will not be rushed as they seek to challenge the legality of the Extradition (Commonwealth and Foreign Territories) Act, and the treaty […]

Trinidad court again postpones Warner extradition hearing

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From Caribbean News Now PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad — The Trinidad and Tobago magistrates court has postponed until February 19 the hearing in relation to former FIFA vice president Jack Warner’s extradition to the United States to face multiple racketeering, corruption and money laundering charges. US prosecutors allege, amongst other things, that South Africa funneled […]

Trinidad court postpones Warner extradition decision

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From Caribbean News Now PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad — At a hearing on Friday, a magistrates court in Trinidad postponed a decision as to whether or not the United States will have to restart extradition proceedings against former FIFA vice president Jack Warner, who is wanted in New York to face multiple racketeering, corruption and […]

Trinidad Centre of Excellence not for sale says Warner

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From Caribbean360 PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, Thursday April 17, 2014, CMC – Former Vice president of FIFA Jack Warner has dismissed media reports suggesting that he is seeking a purchaser for the Centre of Excellence on the international market. Warner, also a former President of CONCACAF, was reacting to newspaper reports suggesting he was planning to sell […]

Trinidad intergrity commission launches probe into “Jack” Warner

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From Caribbean360 PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, Friday January 24, 2014, CMC – The Integrity Commission has confirmed it has initiated an investigation into former national security minister Austin “Jack” Warner regarding allegations of fraud relating to his role as president of the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF). In a statement, the Commission […]