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2022
Name Breach Decision
R v. Anissa Geraldine Lyn

Breach of the Wild Life Protection Act:

 

Did unlawfully hunt game birds without a hunter’s licence contrary to Regulation 3 of the Wild Life Protection (Hunter’s Licences) Regulations, 1973 

Decision(s)/Orders(s):

(Manchester Parish Court)

2 days trial

 

Trial Set for Wednesday September 21, 2022 and Thursday, September 22, 2022

R v. Anthony Vassell

Breach of the Wild Life Protection Act

Did on diverse days between 21 February and 10 March 2020 hunt a protected animal, to wit an American crocodile (Crocodylus acutus) causing the death of said crocodile.

Contrary to the Wild Life Protection Act, s. 6

[Clarendon Parish Court]

 

Trial set for Wednesday, September 14, 2022

R v Andrew Taylor

Breach of Wildlife Protection  Act s. 4 (1) (e) and 4(2) found in a Game Sanctuary in possession of animals or birds

[St.  Catherine Parish Court]

Spanish Town

 

First mention date 19 September 2022

R v. Winston Moo Pen

Breach of the Wild Life Protection Act:

 

Did unlawfully kill capture or willfully molest any animal or bird in a Game Sanctuary contrary to s. 4(1)(a) of the Wild Life Protection Act.

Decision(s)/Orders(s):

[St. Elizabeth  Parish  Court]

Santa  Cruz

 

Trial Tuesday, January 3, 2023 and Monday, January 9, 2023

R v. UC RUSAL (2021) Alumina Jamaica Limited

Did cause whether directly or indirectly noxious or polluting matter to enter the Rio Cobre, a water body containing fish, contrary to s. 11 of the Wild Life Protection Act.

 

[On divers days between 01 August and 03 in the year of our Lord Two Thousand and Twenty-one]

[St. Catherine Parish Court]

Spanish Town

 

Three further trial dates:

 

 i Monday, November 21, 2022

ii Wednesday, November 23, 2022; and

iii Monday, November 28, 2022

R v. UC RUSAL (2022/#3) Alumina Jamaica Limited

Breach of the Wildlife Protection Act (s.11), Causing noxious or polluting matter to enter the Rio Cobre, a water body and breach of the NRCAA (s.12(1)(a).

St.  Catherine Parish Court]

Spanish Town

 

First mention date 19 September 2022

R v. Gregory Lee

Breach of the Wild Life Protection Act:

 

Did unlawfully kill capture or willfully molest any animal or bird in a Game Sanctuary contrary to s. 4(1)(a) of the Wild Life Protection Act.

Decision(s)/Orders(s):

[St. Elizabeth  Parish  Court]

Santa  Cruz

 

Trial Tuesday January 3, 2023 and Monday, January 9, 2023

R v. Cecil Bird

Breach of section 40 of the Endangered Species (Protection, Conservation and Regulations of Trade) Act 2000

[St. James Parish Court]

Montego Bay

 

Trial set for Monday, October 10, 2022.

R v Dwight and Marsha Robinson

Breach of s 24(3) TCPA

[St. Catherine Parish Court]

Spanish Town

 

First Mention date 6 September 2022 next mention date 4 October 2022.

R v. Troy Moo Pen

Breach of the Wild Life Protection Act:

 

Did unlawfully kill capture or willfully molest any animal or bird in a Game Sanctuary contrary to s. 4(1)(a) of the Wild Life Protection Act.

Decision(s)/Orders(s):

[St. Elizabeth  Parish  Court]

Santa  Cruz

 

Trial Tuesday, January 3, 2023 and Monday, January 9, 2023

R v Nyam & Jam

Breach of the Natural Resources Conservation (Plastic Packaging Material  Prohibition) Order

Decision(s)/Orders(s):

[St. James Parish Court]

Montego Bay

 

Fined $15,000 or 10 days imprisonment at hard labour

R v Everton Taylor

Breach of s 24(3) TCPA

[Corporate Area Parish Court – Criminal Division]

 

First Mention date was 7 September 2022 matter has been

reissued for 25 October 2022.

R v. Oreal Larmond

Breach of the Wild Life Protection Act:

 

Did unlawfully kill capture or willfully molest any animal or bird in a Game Sanctuary contrary to s. 4(1)(a) of the Wild Life Protection Act.

Decision(s)/Orders(s):

[St. Elizabeth  Parish  Court]

Santa  Cruz

 

Trial Tuesday, January 3, 2023 and Monday, January 9, 2023

R v. Weston Bingham

Breach of the Wild Life Protection Act, 1945 s.6

 

(Dispatch and butchery of Green Sea Turtle)

Decision(s)/Orders(s):

[Hanover Parish Court]

 

Fined $15,000 or 10 days imprisonment at hard labour

2020
Name Breach Decision
R v. Keddisha Hyde/ D & R Meat & Bulk Chemicals

Breach of the Natural Resources Conservation Authority (Plastic Packing Material Prohibition) Order, 2018

 

Did use single-use plastic in commercial quantities contrary to Regulation 3 [sic] of the Natural Resources Conservation Authority (Plastic Packaging Material Prohibition) Order, 2018

Thursday October 19, 2020

R v. Taixian Yan/Bennefit Tai Chinese Restaurant

Breach of the Natural Resources Conservation Authority (Plastic Packing Material Prohibition) Order, 2018.

Did use single-use plastics in commercial quantities contrary to paragraph 3 of the Natural Resources Conservation Authority (Plastic Packing Material Prohibition) Order, 2018.

[St. Thomas Parish Court]

First mention date, Wednesday, February 19, 2020.

NEPA ordered to write the Chinese High Commission in order to obtain the services of an interpreter.

A further date for mention is, Wednesday, May 20, 2020

R v. Elvis Uriah Haughton

Breach of the Wild Life Protection (Hunters’ Licences) Regulations, 1973

Did on the 22nd of August 2020, hunt without a Hunter’s Licence

Contrary to the Wild Life Protection (Hunters’ Licences) Regulations, 1973, paragraph 3

[St. James Parish Court]

First mention date, Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Plea: Guilty

Sentence: $25,000.00

R v. Seymour Bryan/ Sir B’s Restaurant

Breach of the Natural Resources Conservation Authority (Plastic Packing Material Prohibition) Order, 2018

Did use single-use plastic in commercial quantities contrary to Regulation 3 [sic] of the Natural Resources Conservation Authority (Plastic Packaging Material Prohibition) Order, 2018

[Montego Bay Parish Court]

Listed for mention.

Plea:

[The defendant was not personally served]

A further date for mention, Thursday, November 19, 2020

R v. Orville Ramtallie

Did discharge improperly treated sewage effluent into the environment from a sewage treatment facility located at Palmetto Pen, Sandy Bay, Clarendon contrary to the Natural Resources Conservation  Authority Act, s.12

[Clarendon Parish Court]

First mention date, Monday, April 06, 2020.

First mention date, Monday, May 04, 2020.

R v. Salena Henry

Breach of the Natural Resource Conservation Authority Act, 1991.

On 21 August 2020 did discharge or cause or permit the entry on ground or into ground sewage or noxious polluting matter contrary to, the Natural Resources Conservation Authority Act, 1991, s. 12(1)A.

[St. James Parish Court]

Further mention date Friday, November 20, 2020.

Plea:

Sentence: