Tag Archives: Eastern Caribbean Supreme COurt

IMPACT Justice Launches Protocol Series for Practitioners in the Eastern Caribbean Justice System Working with Children and Persons with Disabilities.

BRIDGETOWN - During 2018, the Canadian Government funded Improved Access to Justice in the  Caribbean (IMPACT Justice) Project launched 2 protocol series, one entitled: IMPACT Justice Protocol Series: Working with Children in the Eastern Caribbean Justice System and the other entitled: IMPACT Justice Protocol Series: Working with Persons with Disabilities in the Eastern Caribbean Justice…
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IMPACT Justice Hosts Consultations on a Model Criminal Code of OECS Member States

The Canadian Government funded Improved Access to Justice in the Caribbean (IMPACT Justice) Project, in association with the Judicial Education Institute of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court will host a consultation on a Model Criminal Code for OECS Member States and Bail, Evidence and Jury legislation in the CARICOM region. The meeting will be held…
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IMPACT Justice Moves to Prepare Sentencing Guidelines for the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court

At the request of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court, Canadian-funded IMPACT Justice is moving to prepare Sentencing Guidelines to be used to assist the judiciary in deciding the appropriate sentence for some criminal offences. [caption id="attachment_2921" align="alignleft" width="241"] Hon. Justice C. Dennis Morrison, President of the Court of Appeal of Jamaica[/caption] An initial meeting took…
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IMPACT Justice Partnered with the Judicial Education Institute to Sponsor First Ever Comprehensive Training of Judicial Officers of the Eastern Caribbean

In July 2015, the Canadian-funded IMPACT Justice Project partnered with the Judicial Education Institute (JEI) of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court to sponsor the first ever comprehensive training of Judicial Officers of the Eastern Caribbean. The training focused on the topics “The Criminal Trial” and “Criminal Practice and Procedure”. While IMPACT Justice was the major sponsor,…
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