May, 2012

Baby born to latest maternal death victim succumbs

Stabroek News, Guyana: The baby girl born to Chitrawattie Ramjiwan, the 20-year-old woman who died in transit from the Fort Wellington Hospital to the New Amsterdam Hospital following delivery complications, succumbed on Monday evening at the Georgetown Public Hospital where she was being kept for observation.

'Dudus' to wait for June 8 date

Observer, Jamaica: After several postponements, convicted Jamaican drug lord Christopher 'Dudus' Coke will be sentenced on June 8, 2012. One of Coke's attorneys, Stephen H Rosen, told the Jamaica Observer in an interview yesterday that even if the defence brings evidence to rebut two days of prosecution testimony to bolster their demand that Coke be given the maximum sentence, "he will be sentenced June 8."