michael barnett open legal year
Cheif Justice Sir Michael Barnett opening the legal year yesterday promising to place greater focus on the work of the criminal court.
He announced several juciaial changes yesterday to accomodate that thrust, during a special sitting on the supreme Court.
For greater efficieny in the court, Sir Michael said he will hear some bail application to free up some time for Supreme Court Justices.
“In the year 2011, we will place greater focus on the work of the criminal division of the supreme Court.”it is our intention to dedicate four courts i New Providence and one Grand Baham to deal exclusively with criminal matters.
I’ve asked sr justice jon issacs t assume a greater role in the adinistration and the criminal division of the Supreme Court. and in the supreme ourt’s oversigt