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Vybz Kartel Trial Date Set For October

Incarcerated dancehall star Vybz Kartel finally get a chance to defend himself against two murder charge.

The “Dancehall Hero” deejay murder trial starts October 29th.

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Kartel, whose real name is Adidja Palmer, will stand trial for the death of alleged fellow gang member Clive “Lizard” Williams, as well as, a St. Catherine businessman/promoter Barrington “Bosie” Burton.

The former Portmore Empire head is also charged with illegal possession of a firearm, conspiracy to murder and conspiracy to pervert the course of justice.

Several other co-accused will sit in the hot chair alongside Vybz Kartel, including his protege Shawn “Storm” Campbell, and his stylist Calvin ‘Moonie’ Haye.

Kahira Jones and Andre St. John are also jointly charged with Kartel in Williams’ murder. While Nigel Thompson and Lenburgh McDonald are jointly charged with the deejay in Burton’s murder.

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Kartel’s attorney, Valerie Neita-Robertson, is expected to file an application for bail on his next court date.

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  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100001504759567 Jay KhaLed

    No mercy for Murder!

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100001676326143 Lovecott Tafadzwa Mashingaidze

    justice wl prevail if di Ticha z innocent he shall b set free all we Gaza fans ar praying 4 di Worl Boss.

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  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100003048448099 Dawda Sanneh

    If Kartel never committed murder he will not be in this position. As Bob Marley once said ” who so ever dig the pit shall fall in it”

  • James Maxwell

    A man is innocent until proven guilty.

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  • Chrisdingdong Gallis Megohard

    babylon u must fall is not a statement, free worl’Boss!

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100003235245544 Brown-ice Williams

    kartel tell the story saying he was born as a discipline child and never knows when he got so wild. my honest opinion is if he commit those murder he must be punish and if not free world boss. DAT mi say.kaboom!

  • Dom

    He dint kill dem. FEMA p*-sies that obviously deserved it. Dey got on the ron side pon a dodgy yardie lol. In all bosses tunes not once do u hear him purely promote murder. He is a sentimental man . That like his women lol.


  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100001321353752 Preety Gal

    if kartel is guilty will all know but 4 now hes innocent.we are praying for you di techa.

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100004027719884 Musa Saidykan

    remember who jah bles no one cause.

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100003464713271 Kasee Kyei

    free kartel.n burn babylon, respect 2 d world boss, gaaaaaaza.

  • Jamal Deworldboss Mayers

    u do the crime u serve the time but I strongly believe he didn’t do the crime so he can’t serve the crime.

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100000825673446 Keon Sam

    free wrld boos gaza to the wrld.

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100002107927212 Pinto Rodrigue

    Only Jah judge!