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Haiti courts expels 19 judges for fake diplomas, theft, ransom

A groups of Haitian judges. Photo credit: Georges H. Rouzier

The Superior Council of the Judicial Power (CSPJ) has announced that they have removed 19 judges from the Haitian judicial system for delinquent behavior, lack of moral integrity, ransom and for false diplomas.

Some were judges of peace, others investigative judges.

The 19 judges were not certified in accordance with Haiti’s magistracy statute, the technical secretariat of the CSPJ wrote in a public note. Source

Onz Chery

Onz Chery

A City College of New York graduate, Onz Chery covers politics, health, crime and other topics for The Haitian Times. He previously wrote for Elite Sports New York and the Cosmopolitan Soccer League. Chery can be contacted by email at [email protected] or on twitter @onz_11.
Onz Chery
Oct. 30, 2020

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