News from Jamaica: Mark Shields to retire, death penalty to retain

posted on November 19th, 2008 by in Article, Audio

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While Bounty Killer sings “From Di Youth Dem Hearts” on Attorney Street, Jamaican papers present the following news:

Mark “judge me by my results” Shields won´t have his contract with the Jamaican Constabulary Force renewed (via Jamaica Observer) and

The death penalty will retain – however, lethal injection and the electric chair are discussed as an alternative to hanging. Among other methods discussed, were such elaborated ones as

putting the guilty before firing squads, drowning them and dropping them from aircraft…

(via Jamaica Gleaner)

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