Here is a picture of Me Stanley Gaston who has been elected for 2 years as the new president of the Bar of Lawyers of Port-au-Prince
On Friday, September 25th, 2015, the General Assembly of lawyers has formed a new Council of the Bar of Port-au-Prince. The outgoing Secretary Mr. Stanley Gaston has been unanimously elected as the new President of the Bar of Lawyers of Port-au-Prince for a two year term. He would replace the previous President Mr. Carlos Hercules, who has completed his two year term since 2011-13, but contested for a second term unsuccessfully. The list of other new elected office bearers includes: Mr. Jean Bergemane Berrette, (Secretary), Mr. Wébert Paul (Treasurer) and 11 new councilors. Mr. Carlos Hercules during his speech has described the coming election as a roof which would help the lawyers to continue and discharge their duty successfully. Me Stanley Gaston, the new President has promised to work under the guidance of the outgoing President, he has been elected to his new responsibility because the members of the Bar were satisfied with his accomplishment.
Here is a picture of the Haitian Attorney who has been involved in the case agaings MINUSTAH. Attorney Newton saint Juste Vs Minustah on the case of the young Haitian who was raped by the members of Minustah.
Following this case, Attorney Newton saint Juste was involved in a case against the government of Michel Martelly where he stated that the president family has been involved on corruption
Attorney Louis Lissade has denounced a report issued by Senate Inquiry Committee (SIC) regarding Judge Joseph's death. Biased, it ignores tenants of law and reason. It also violates the Constitution Senators are sworn to uphold.
Conclusions of the investigation suggest President Martelly be impeached. Furthermore, SIC advices Martelly to sue Lissade.
Lissade, outraged his reputation has been smeared, says the report needs ratification by the Upper Chamber but it is divided on the issue and ratification is uncertain.
Me Mario Beauvoir has demanded that Judge Maximin be removed from Sherlson Sanon Case
Jean Sanon, Minister of Justice, is refusing to honor attorney Beauvoir's request that his client, Sherlson Sanon, be protected while in prison. Sherlson has had charges levied against him for drug trafficking.
During his confession, Sherlson said Senator Lambert mentored him in a life of crime as a youngster. Judge Maximin, in a pre-trial hearing, seemed biased against Sherlson, and attorney Sanon wants Maximin to recuse himself from the case.
A raid by the Central Directorate of Judicial Police on a home in Tabarre netted $2 million USD in drugs. Croix-des-Bouquet Commissioner, Beauvoir, was at the scene, and has been the target of threatening phone calls.
Beauvoir indicated he would file an action against the undisclosed trafficker. He explained: to disclose the ringleader's identity would compromise the investigation.
Tabarre Mayor, Théodat, is said to be involved also and judicial authorities have forbidden him to leave Haiti.
Haitian attorney Samuel Madistin accused the presidential family of corruption. According to the renowned attorney, President Michel Martelly's son and artist T-Micky receives $50,000 in cash money, on a Monthly basis for public entertainment. He said in the meantime, more popular musical bands like Orchestre Tropicana D'Haiti, T-Vice or Djakout Number One don't get anywhere close to make this kind of money on a Monthly basis.
According to attorney Madistin, T-Micky has been the leading performer for communal events all over the country by members of the parliamentarians and is being paid $5,000 for each performance by the Presidential team
Law Professor Osner Fevry recently declared that the Prime Minister Garry Conille is the person responsible for the political crisis following the arrest of Arnel Belizaire.
Professor went as far as saying that it is a case of either of incompetence or involvement. Professor Fevry stated that as Head of government, Garry Conille should have been in control and sholb be the one responsible for his staff.
Arnel belizaire a sitting member of Haitian parliament who was arrested illegally by members of Martelly's government.