January 26, 2020

Cayman Islands’ new National Dress Code Policy for 2018 School Year

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In consultation with the Education Council, the Ministry of Education revised the National Dress Code Policy for all Government Schools. This policy takes effect the first day of September 2018. Students must also dress in accordance with their specific school’s uniform policy.  Take Pride in Your Stride is the campaign that will be utilised to […]

Cayman Islands: Volume Of Open Justice Turned Down: Confidentiality Orders In Trust Administration

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By Andrew Pullinger &  Hamid Khanbhai Campbells From Mondaq How to strike the balance between open justice and confidentiality? In reasons delivered on 25 July 2018 in respect of an Ex Parte Originating Summons (“Confidentiality Summons“) issued in March 2018 in connection with In the Matter of Settlement dated 16 December 2009, the Grand Court […]

Cayman Islands delegation meeting with Sir Jeffrey Jowell QC and Lord David Pannick QC

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LONDON, England – Monday (11) the Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin and a delegation including Financial Service Minister Hon. Tara Rivers met with Sir Jeffrey Jowell QC and Lord David Pannick QC to develop discussions about the Cayman Islands relationship with the UK. The meeting follows a series of talks held after the amendment to the […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

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NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below Top 5 Mother-Daughter Getaways There are a million ways to tell mom you love her. Whether you choose to get her a special card or a bouquet of roses, few things compare to spending quality time together. A mother-daughter vacation is the perfect way to […]

Cayman Islands announces changes to Cayman Islands Constitution regarding judges

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CHANGES TO CAYMAN ISLANDS CONSTITUTION In order to clarify sections of the Constitution relating to the tenure of Grand Court Judges and responsibility for the disciplinary oversight of the Judiciary, the Governor recently requested that the Minister responsible for the Overseas Territories consider two minor amendments to the Cayman Islands constitution. This request was fully […]

Letter to the Editor From Leonardo Raznovich

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Immigration Appeal Tribunal: no room for discrimination under the constitution of the Cayman Islands I understand that you are aware from other sources that the Immigration Appeals Tribunal has decided in our favour. Many of you have been reaching out at me for comments. Our thoughts are below. We recognise this is a very important […]

Cayman Islands minister gives Caribbean Youth Day Message

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Caribbean Youth Day Message by Minister for Youth, Hon Osbourne Bodden 29 September 2015 It gives me great pleasure to deliver a message to all young people living in the Cayman Islands to commemorate Caribbean Youth Day 2015. Since 1985, Caribbean Youth Day has been observed each year on September 30. Its goal is to […]

iNews Briefs

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Compensation sought by prisoner released on appeal Eduardo Swaby was convicted in Summary Court in October 2011 of possession and intent to supply cocaine by Chief Magistrate Ramsey-Hale and sentenced to 12 years in prison. However the conviction was overturned on appeal and the conviction was quashed because the Chief Magistrate had based her judgment […]