Confirmed: Judge throws out gun charge against Buju Banton





Judge James Moody Jnr. today threw out a gun charge against International Reggae Artiste Buju Banton today.

Justice Moody has also ordered the juror Teri Wright, to show why she should not be held in contempt of court after she told a journalist based in South Florida that she did research on the case during the trial. Buju whose real name is Mark Myrie, and his lawyer Chokwe Lumumba have requested that the presiding Judge James Moody Jnr., set a new trial on the grounds of juror misconduct. The Reggae artiste who is behind bars on a 10-year jail sentence for drug charges, was facing an additional five-year sentence, if he had failed in his appeal.



  
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Marie Cohen 10/07/2013 20:19:14
GREAT NEWS. It's a hard road Buju, but we know you're strong and the Almighty will pilot you on this rough journey, so hold the faith love.....
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Meow Kittycat-Lewis 07/07/2013 05:57:41
while we are living thanks we will be giving to the father everyday. buju we are blessed we are touched an we still loving jah so much they keep fighting u but dont u give up. wen jah be for u who can be against u?
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SistaJay Ffrench 02/07/2013 21:35:08
den we no all know say a de boom bye bye dem set him up, poor ting, him never lock de door, so dem can come in pan him, :(
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Carol Bryan 29/06/2013 20:50:48
Just as OJ Simpson was not sentenced for trying to get his possessions from thieves but rather the death of Nicole Brown Simpson; Buju was sentenced for Boom bye bye.
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Clem Barry 29/06/2013 18:25:41
From the beginning, this case has been about pure nonesense. This was a set up from the biginning.
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Maryann Wilks 28/06/2013 22:34:53
Tears of JoY, it's not an eazy Road.
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David Djblackice Baptiste 26/06/2013 22:34:16
keep the faith buju we here in grenada are with you
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Esma Elaine 26/06/2013 21:14:29
buju we nu stop cry fi u jamaica we sa we love we artiste dem
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Bess Fmjamaica 26/06/2013 21:05:38
Give Thanks To The Most High
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Yvonne King 26/06/2013 20:27:34
GOD is on ur side my brother just hold the faith.
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