Senate backs law to tackle jury bias | The Royal Gazette:Bermuda News


Senators approved legislation to modernise jury selection and allow some cannabis convictions to be expunged.Both the Criminal Code Amendment No 2 Act 2020 and the Expungement of Convictions Act 2020 garnered broad support from senators today.Kathy Lynn Simmons, the Minister of Legal Affairs, said the first of the bills would create “equality of arms” between prosecutors and the defendant during the jury selection process in the Supreme Court.While prosecutors have historically been
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Cup Match lovers will wake tomorrow morning to the reality that there will be no morning nerves, no last-minute fidgeting with kit and no joyous anticipation of the toss and that first ball.Outside of the regrettable loss of life, which should never be forgotten as to why we are in […]