Archive for September, 2012

THOUSANDS PROTEST MARTELLY GOVERNMENT

September 30, 2012
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THOUSANDS PROTEST MARTELLY GOVERNMENT

The Associated Press Published Sunday, Sep. 30, 2012 PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Several thousand people poured into the streets of Haiti’s capital on Sunday to protest the government of President Michel Martelly. Demonstrators’ complaints included the high cost of living and allegations of corruption as they snaked through Port-au-Prince. Some protesters carried small red cards...
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SOPHIA FLIES BACK FROM NY TO FIRE COMMISSIONER OF GOVERNMENT – BEFORE HE COULD ISSUE WARRANT FOR HER ARREST – THEN RETURNS TO NEW YORK….

September 30, 2012
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TIME TO END IMPUNITY, END ARROGANCE OF KING MICHEL AND QUEEN SOPHIA AS WELL AS THAT FOR CROWN PRINCE OLIVIER!! 30 Sep 2012
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Venezuela’s marathon man looks to run down Chavez

September 30, 2012
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Venezuela’s marathon man looks to run down Chavez

Henrique Capriles, an opposition leader who runs marathons in his spare time, hopes to give Hugo Chavez a close race in elections next weekend, reports Philip Sherwell. Henrique Capriles is hoping to give Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez a run for his money.  Photo: Meridith Kohut By Philip Sherwell, Maracaibo, Venezuela 5:44PM BST 29 Sep...
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Sénatus, Sanon et Pierre-Louis, la course au scalp

September 30, 2012
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Sénatus, Sanon et Pierre-Louis, la course au scalp

Le Nouvelliste | Publié le : vendredi 28 septembre 2012 Valéry Daudier et Claude Gilles Le ministre de la Justice et le président du Conseil électoral permanent (CEP) sont traînés dans la rue par Jean Renel Sénatus, désormais ex-commissaire du gouvernement de Port-au-Prince. Retour sur un grand déballage médiatique. Me Jean Renel Sénatus Bouche cousue depuis...
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Haiti: World Bank Strategy to Include Focus on Cholera, Housing, Energy

September 30, 2012
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Haiti: World Bank Strategy to Include Focus on Cholera, Housing, Energy

Above: a tent camp in Haiti (UN Photo/Logan Abassi) By the Caribbean Journal staff The World Bank has approved a new two-year strategy for the institution in Haiti. The plan, which was endorsed by the bank’s Board of Directors, will include initiatives such as providing 1.5 million people with cholera education and prevention, repairing...
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Haitian Bar Associations Announce Boycott of Opening of Courts

September 30, 2012
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Haitian Bar Associations Announce Boycott of Opening of Courts

Carlos Hercule accepts nomination as President of Haiti’s Federation of Bar Associations PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (defend.ht) – The Federation of Bar Associations of Haiti on Friday directed all lawyers and judges throughout the nation to boycott the reopening ceremony of judicial work on Monday. MEMORANDUM The Federation of Bar Associations of Haiti, under item...
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Amid judicial crisis, war of words erupts in Haiti

September 29, 2012
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Amid judicial crisis, war of words erupts in Haiti

By JACQUELINE CHARLES The Miami Herald Published: Saturday, Sep. 29, 2012 – 1:00 am MIAMI-While Haiti President Michel Martelly and Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe made the rounds in New York this week, a judicial crisis erupted at home with the firing of a chief prosecutor, the swearing-in of another and an alleged resignation in...
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Lettre au président du Sénat Monsieur Desras Dieuseul Simon Président du Senat de la République Palais Législatif En ses Bureaux.- -Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

September 29, 2012
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Lettre au président du Sénat  Monsieur Desras Dieuseul Simon Président du Senat de la République Palais Législatif En ses Bureaux.- -Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Monsieur le Président, Me Samuel MADISTIN, Directeur Exécutif du Cabinet MADISTIN, immatriculé au No. 000-636-092-3 à la Direction Générale des Impôts, avocat du barreau de Port-au-Prince, ancien vice-président du Sénat de la République, Monsieur le Président, Me Samuel MADISTIN, Directeur Exécutif du Cabinet MADISTIN, immatriculé au No. 000-636-092-3 à la Direction Générale des Impôts,...
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SENATUS FIRED BECAUSE HE WAS ABOUT TO ISSUE ARREST WARRANTS FOR SOPHIA MARTELLY AND HER SON OLIVIER… FRAUD, THEFT, CORRUPTION.-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

September 27, 2012
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SENATUS FIRED BECAUSE HE WAS ABOUT TO ISSUE ARREST WARRANTS FOR SOPHIA MARTELLY AND HER SON OLIVIER… FRAUD, THEFT, CORRUPTION.-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Jean Renel Senatus out, Elco Saint-Amand in PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (defend.ht) – On Thursday, the Ministry of Justice announced the dismissal of the Government Commissioner of Port-au-Prince, Jean Renel Senatus and announced Elco Saint-Amand, a former Haitian deputy commissioner in 2001 who was arrested in Collier County Florida in 2009, as his replacement. Saint-Amand had...
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Haiti PM says cholera outbreak under control

September 27, 2012
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Haiti PM says cholera outbreak under control

By Michelle Nichols UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – A cholera epidemic in Haiti that has killed thousands and been blamed on U.N. peacekeepers was “regrettable” but has been brought under control, the prime minister of the poor Caribbean nation said at the United Nations on Wednesday. Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe met U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon...
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“Martelly Must Go!” King Kino Led Haitian Diaspora Protest in NY

September 27, 2012
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“Martelly Must Go!” King Kino Led Haitian Diaspora Protest in NY

By A Website Design Screenshot of King Kino of Phantoms and Haitian Diaspora protesting against Martelly in New York NEW YORK, USA (defend.ht) – On Wednesday, Haitian Kompa musician King Kino led an anti-Martelly protest through the streets of New York where the Haitian Diaspora chanted “Martelly must go!” This occurred as Martelly was...
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L’affaire Morno, la mégalomanie du pouvoir…

September 27, 2012
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L’affaire Morno, la mégalomanie du pouvoir…

Le Nouvelliste | Publié le : lundi 24 septembre 2012 Hérold Jean-François Quelle portion du territoire de la République faut-il isoler comme périmètre de sécurité autour de la résidence privée du chef de l’État, pour que M. Martelly ne se sente pas en danger ? N’avons-nous pas vu madame Ertha Pascal Trouillot, présidente de la République continuer...
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BODY FOUND IN FRONT OF LAMOTHE’S HOUSE

September 26, 2012
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BODY FOUND IN FRONT OF LAMOTHE’S HOUSE

LAVALAS DEMANDS JUSTICE AND WILL DEMONSTRATE SUNDAY – THE GUY COULD HAVE DIED OF STARVATION, OLD AGE OR DOG BITES… IF MARTELLY HAD GUTS HE WOULD SAY HE IS OPENING 4 OFFICES FOR COLLECTION OF COMPLAINTS – AGAINST DUVALIER, NAMPHY, AVRIL….ARISTIDE AND PREVAL. LET THE CHIPS FALL WHERE THEY MAY. MARTELLY TRIES TO TAKE...
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AP INTERVIEW: Haiti PM sees mining law draft in 6 months, could set royalties of 9 percent

September 26, 2012
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AP INTERVIEW: Haiti PM sees mining law draft in 6 months, could set royalties of 9 percent

UNITED NATIONS — Haiti’s government hopes to introduce a new mining law within six months that could set royalty rates of between 9 and 12 percent in an effort to ensure that the impoverished country benefits from its mineral wealth, potentially worth $20 billion, the prime minister said Wednesday. Haiti is seeking to update...
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MARTELLY’S MISSED OPPORTUNITY REVISITED: Constitutional Melee at the Dawn of Martelly’s Presidency, Welcoming

September 26, 2012
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MARTELLY’S MISSED OPPORTUNITY REVISITED: Constitutional Melee at the Dawn of Martelly’s Presidency, Welcoming

The unprecedented set of circumstances that marked the end of ex-President Rene Preval’s reign left Haitian constitutional scholars spitting fire, talking about high treason and recommending disciplinary actions against current legislators. Many even argued that Preval left the country without a Constitution since some of the amendments voted by the National Assembly on May...
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Aide et Investissement, tout se joue jeudi

September 26, 2012
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Aide et Investissement, tout se joue jeudi

Le Nouvelliste | Publié le : mardi 25 septembre 2012 Frantz Duval duval@lenouvelliste.com Twitter:@Frantzduval Deux réunions importantes se tiendront jeudi. Une rencontre avec les bailleurs de fonds et l’assemblée générale annuelle du Conseil consultatif présidentiel sur le développement économique et l’investissement. De l’aide au développement au monde des affaires, Haïti cherche partout de nouvelles ressources. Laurent...
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Haiti: Lawyer Accuses National Palace of Paying T-Micky $50,000 per Month

September 26, 2012
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Haiti: Lawyer Accuses National Palace of Paying T-Micky $50,000 per Month

Samuel Madistin and T-Micky PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (defend.ht) – Lawyer Samuel Madistin denounced that President Michel Martelly’s son and artist T-Micky is being paid $50,000, cash money, per month by the National Palace, while groups like Tropicana, T-Vice and Djakout don’t make that kind of money. Madistin became the third lawyer to accuse the Haitian...
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Haiti: thousands protest corruption, rising prices-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

September 26, 2012
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Haiti: thousands protest corruption, rising prices-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Several thousand people took to the streets of Cap-Haïtien, Haiti’s second largest city and the capital of North department, on Sept. 21 to protest a rise in the cost of basic foods and what they perceived as corruption and nepotism in the government of President Michel Martelly (“Sweet Micky”) and Prime Minister Laurent Salvador...
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DHS Gives “Temporary” Amnesty to Haitian Illegal Immigrants

September 26, 2012
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DHS Gives “Temporary” Amnesty to Haitian Illegal Immigrants

The Obama Administration has caved in to the demands of another group of illegal immigrants, allowing them to remain in the United States because the economy is “sluggish” in their native country and a cholera epidemic has struck thousands. Nearly three years after the earthquake in Haiti, Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano announced that...
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