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URCA fines BPL

Bahamas Power and Light (BPL) has been fined $229,535.34 for its failure or refusal to provide information regarding its fires last year and its load shedding over the summer, the Utilities Regulation and Competition Authority (URCA) revealed last night. A determination was made on Tuesday that

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Not guilty

Former Cabinet Minister Shane Gibson tearfully thanked jurors after they cleared him of bribery charges yesterday afternoon The 58-year-old’s future hung in the balance after he was accused of abusing a Cabinet post for personal gain. His arrest and charge on August 2, 2017, came months after the

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Bethel: Jury has spoken

Attorney General Carl Bethel last night defended the government’s decision to pursue bribery charges against former Cabinet Minister Shane Gibson. His comments came hours after a Supreme Court jury found Gibson not guilty on 15 counts of bribery. In a statement, the attorney general said the constitutionally

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