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Judiciary Adopts New Code of Conduct for Judicial Officers

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New Judgements

  • August 5, 2022
    BETWEEN: Tyreese Jordan Martin, AND Commissioner of Police, The Attorney General and Constable 1587 Deveaux - 2021/CLE/gen/00076
  • August 4, 2022
    BETWEEN Betty Norma Smith-Forbes AND Barrington Smith and Leon Howard Smith – 2016/PRO/cpr/00005
  • August 4, 2022
    BETWEEN Pedro Knowles AND Syngad Services Limited and Bahamas Oil Refining Company Limited– 2017/CLE/gen/00473
  • August 4, 2022
    BETWEEN Leshelmaryas Investment Company Limited AND Albert C. Higgs on behalf of the Estate of Kenneth McKinney Higgs, Albert C. Higgs on behalf of the Estate of Clothilda Higgs, deceased, Kenneth McKinney Higgs, Senior, Jason Woodside on behalf of the Estate of Annamae Woodside, Personal Representative of the Estate of Lulie Leslie, deceased, Manufactures Agents Limited, Personal Representative of the Estate of George Nottage, deceased Osbourne Higgs and Personal Representative of Monica Delores Higgs, deceased – 2002/CLE/gen/02280
  • August 2, 2022
    BETWEEN Commonwealth Bank Limited AND Julian Ferkaries Pedican - 2021/CLE/gen/00368
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From the Judiciary

New Practice Directions on Obtaining Hearing Dates and Short Notice Hearings

Practice Direction No. 1 of 2022 Practice Direction No. 2 of 2022

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Draft Practice Direction on Court Connected Mediation - April 26, 2022

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CPR & ICMS Training Schedule 22 February, 2022 - 4 May, 2022

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Zoom Link For Virtual CPR Training Seminar - 2 March, 2022

TAKE NOTICE that the second training seminar on the new Civil Procedure…

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Notices, Tenders, Press Releases and EOIs

  • Press Release
    Closure of the Garnet Levarity Building
  • Publication
    Bahamas Judiciary Annual Report 2019
  • Tender
    TOR Digitize Court Modernization