6 Things You Need To Know Today – March 10, 2015

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  1. Church Rape Cover-Up – Sex-Abuse Victims Intimidated By Predator Pastors. The Office of the Children’s Advocate (OCA), the agency mandated to safeguard the rights and well being of children in Jamaica, is reporting a disturbing development in the church – that of reports of sexual abuse against children by senior members of the clergy… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  2. Delroy Chuck Accuses Andrew Holness Of ‘Squeezing’ Him Out Of JLP’s Legal Team. Veteran Opposition member Delroy Chuck has acknowledged that his uncharacteristic outburst at leader of the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP), Andrew Holness, has been sparked by anger and disappointment… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  3. Irwin Point Serial Rapist Admits Guilt. Patrick Green, the man who DNA evidence identified as the perpetrator in the brutal 2012 rape of five females, including an eight-year-old girl, at Irwin Point in St James, pleaded guilty when he appeared in the Western Regional Gun Court, in Montego Bay, yesterday… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  4. Thieves Break Into Graves At May Pen Cemetery. Members of the Mt Carmel Ebenezer Courts of Praise Ministry were left chanting the blood of Jesus against hoodlums who yesterday smashed open the tomb of one of their church sisters in an attempt to steal its valuables at the May Pen Cemetery… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  5. Proposed Fines To Keep Taxis In Line. Travelling through the Corporate Area each day, commuters never fail to see taxi drivers flouting the law in one manner or another… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  6. Taylor Says Coach’s Reaction Gave Him First Hint Of World Record. Christopher Taylor’s Under-15 world record sizzler on Sunday at the Carifta Trials rocked the National Stadium and awed many, including himself, as well as his coach, Michael Clarke, who describes the breathtaking 45.69 seconds as a “a global masterpiece”… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com