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Freckleton, Jerome v The Attorney General of Jamaica and Det. Sgt. Puddie, Maurice

Tort - Malicious prosecution -Whether claimant proved damage - Claimant identified while in holding area - Whether reasonable and probable cause to prosecute - False imprisonmnet - Whether initial arrest lawful - Claimant taken before court several days after being charged - Whether detention unduly long and unexplained - Assault - Claimant not cross-examined - Effect of failure to cross-examine.

Dunkley, Olga v Dunkley, Oswald James

Matrimonial home - Consent order filed that parties are joint tenants of subject property - Order that property to sold and net proceeds of sale be distributed between parties equally - Order that either party can elect to purchase property - Neither party electing to purchase property - Which party is to have first option to purchase property.

Henry, Keisha v Sandals Ocho Rios Limited

Negligence - Employer's liability - Occupiers' liability - Safe system of work - Defendant's witness statement admitted as hearsay pursuant to Section 31E(4) of the Evidence (Amendment) Act - Credibility of witness.



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