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Voting for the death penalty

Jamaica has ended its moratorium on the death penalty which has been in place since 1988.  Now that’s been lifted after a free vote in Jamaica’s Parliament, where 34 voted for bringing the death penalty back, 15 were against it and 10 didn’t vote either way, the nine men on death row have something to look forward to. 125 more words

Jamaican Prison talk

Following Hurricane Gustav the guy in charge of prisons Richard Reese – wasn’t he the same guy in charge of prisons under Patterson?  i think so  – let me check – yes, he’s been in that job ages.  154 more words