December 2, 2023

St Lucia minister welcomes airport project corruption probe

From Caribbean News Now contributor CASTRIES, St Lucia — Guy Joseph, Saint Lucia’s minister for economic development, housing, urban renewal, transport and civil aviation, said on Monday that he is not worried about an investigation into his reported involvement with alleged corruption associated with the Hewanorra International Airport (HIA) Redevelopment Project in 2008/9. “I’m not […]

Former Va. Governor gets two years for public corruption

From Zoe Tillman From Legal Times A federal judge in Virginia on Tuesday sentenced former Gov. Robert McDonnell to two years in prison on public corruption charges. U.S. District Judge James Spencer handed down the sentence after hearing testimony from a string of witnesses who spoke on McDonnell’s behalf. Leading up to Tuesday’s hearing, McDonnell’s […]