Lawyers stage shock Supreme Court walkout

On January 23, 2015, in News, by Site Admin

In an unprecedented mass walkout, about 15 lawyers protested against the reappointment of Rory Field as Director of Public Prosecutions by leaving a special sitting of Supreme Court. The walkout included some of the Island’s most recognisable defence lawyers, such as Craig Attridge, Auralee Cassady, Elizabeth Christopher, Marc Daniels, Larry Mussenden and Charles Richardson. The […]

 

Premier disappointed by DPP appointment

On January 6, 2015, in News, by Site Admin

  Michael Dunkley expressed his disappointment last night after Rory Field, the English barrister, was reappointed as the Island’s top prosecutor. Mr Field was yesterday given another two years as Director of Public Prosecutions by Governor George Fergusson — despite previous commitments to try to find a Bermudian to fill the job. The Premier “strongly […]