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You’re Fired! (or Not!) Williams v Holness Part 1

Supreme Court, Jamaica Photo by DJ Miller

Supreme Court, Jamaica
Photo by DJ Miller

According to the Supreme Court ruling in the case of Arthur Williams v Andrew Holness, political leaders have no power to revoke the appointment of Senators. The question we are left with is whether they should have that power.

The case has left Jamaicans asking about its immediate impact on the composition of the Senate, with lawyers for Mr. Williams maintaining that he and Mr. Tufton are still Senators while lawyers for Mr. Holness disagree.  Read more in my post at www.rjrnewsonline.com. 

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