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Haitian Deported Despite UN Ruling

CaribWorldNews, TORONTO, Canada, Weds. Oct. 7, 2009: A 22-year-old Haitian national was this week deported from Canada despite a UN ruling that said the expulsion would violate his civil rights. John Michael Dauphin was deported after serving a prison sentence for theft and assault. He served 33 months in jail after he attacked and robbed a Quebec court appeals judge ...

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Attorneys For Guyana Terrorist Suspect Want Evidence Suppressed

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Oct. 7, 2009: The attorneys for Guyanese-born terror accused, Russell Defreitas, want all statements and items seized by investigors in the case to be suppressed, CaribWordlNews has learnt. Defreitas along with three others, including a former member of the Parliament of Guyana, were arrested and charged in June 1, 2007  with plotting to blow up ...

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Son Of Belize Prime Minister Faces Deportation From U.S.

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Oct. 7, 2009: The son of Belize Prime Minister, Dean Barrow, faces deportation back to his country of birth after serving more than nine years in jail. Jamal Barrow, better known as rapper Shyne, was released from prison yesterday after serving more than nine years for his role in a 1999 New York night club ...

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Hindu Caribbean Nationals To Celebrate Diwali

CaribWorldNews, QUEENS, NY, Thurs. Oct. 8, 2009: Hindu-born Caribbean nationals in New York are set to gather in Queens this weekend to mark the annual festival of Diwali. In Richmond Hill, Queens, the Divya Jyoti Association will host the 10th Annual Diwali Motorcade on Saturday, October 10th at the Arya Spiritual Center Ground at 104-20 133rd Street in Richmond Hill, ...

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Usain Bolt For New York Party

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Oct. 8, 2009: The world`s fastest man, Usain `Lightening` Bolt will return to New York this weekend to do what he admits he loves second only to running – dancing. Bolt is set to be part of the celebration party in his honor on Saturday, October 10th at Club Moka at 130-95 91st Avenue in ...

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Ash Spews Anew From Montserrat Volcano

CaribWorldNews, BRADES, Montserrat, Tues. Oct. 6, 2009: New ash spewed twice from the Montserrat volcano Monday morning, leaving parts of the island covered in dust.  Officials at the Montserrat Volcano Observatory said last night that activity at the Soufriere Hills Volcano remained at an increased level with two `vigorous ash venting events` Monday at around 10:35 am, and 1:25 p.m. ...

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Rhode Island Man Faces BVI Murder Trial In Years Old Case

CaribWorldNews, PROVIDENCE, R.I., Tues. Oct. 6, 2009: A man who is suspected of killing his wife in the British Virgin Islands in 1999 will this week go on trial on the island for the murder. Scuba shop owner David Swain, 53, is set to be tried for the murder of his wife of six years, Shelley Tyre. The Swains had ...

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New York Tourists To Return From Antigua Following Trial

CaribWorldNews, ST. JOHN`S, Antigua, Tues. Oct. 6, 2009: Five New York tourists are set to return to the Big Apple tomorrow after getting off with a fine on Monday for scuffling with cops here. Chief Magistrate Ivan Walters fined 24-year-old Shoshannah Henry, Dolores Lalanne, 25, Nancy Lalanne, 22, Mike Paul, 25, and Joshua Jackson, 25, $2,300 for the Sept. 4 ...

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Guyana Drug Lord To Be Sentenced Next Week

CaribWorldNews, BROOKLYN, NY, Tues. Oct. 6, 2009: Self-confessed Guyana drug lord, Shaheed `Roger` Khan, is set to be sentenced next Friday in a Brooklyn court. Sentencing is set for 2 p.m. eastern standard time.  Prosecutors want Judge Dora Irizarry to sentence Khan to 15 years in jail and nothing less. Under the plea agreement, Khan faces 15 years imprisonment; five ...

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Barbados Makes Top 40 List Of Best Nations

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Oct. 6, 2009: Barbados is the lone Caribbean nation to make the top 40 list of the 2009 Human Development Report Index. The Caribbean nation came in at 37 on the list, with UN analysts who compile the annual report, meaning it is very high on the quality of life scale. The 2009 report titled ...

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