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Buju Banton Begins Serving 10 Year Stint In Mississippi Prison

Buju Banton Begins Serving 10 Year Stint In Mississippi Prison

Reggae icon Buju Banton has began serving his 10 year prison sentence in a correctional facility in Mississippi. Banton, real name Mark Myrie, was transferred from the Pinellas County Jail in Tampa, Florida to the Adams County Correctional Center in Natchez, Mississippi where he will spend at least the next […]

by August 11, 2011 0 comments News
Buju Banton Attorney David Markus Filed Appeal

Buju Banton Attorney David Markus Filed Appeal

Reggae star Buju Banton’s lead attorney, David Markus, made good on his promise of an appeal. Markus filed an appeal earlier this week challenging the 10 year sentenced imposed on the Grammy-winning reggae star. Buju Banton, who is currently serving a 10 year sentence in Miami, could wait up to […]

by July 13, 2011 0 comments News, Top Stories
Buju Banton Gets To Keep His Assets

Buju Banton Gets To Keep His Assets

Incarcerated reggae star Buju Banton can breath a sigh of relief as it was revealed that he will get to keep his assets although he was convicted on drug crimes. Banton attorney, David Markus, made the disclosure in an interview with the Jamaica Observer, after speculations from legal experts hinted […]

by June 30, 2011 0 comments Feature, News, Top Stories
David Markus Says Buju Banton May Serve 6 Years

David Markus Says Buju Banton May Serve 6 Years

Grammy winning reggae star Buju Banton may serve only 6 of the 10 years he was sentenced for, according to his attorney David Markus. In a press conference on Thursday (June 23), Markus told reporters that Banton will be credited with the 18 months he spent incarcerated in the Pinellas […]

by June 24, 2011 0 comments Feature, News, Top Stories
Twins Of Twins To Drop Vol 9, New Animated Series In The Works

Twins Of Twins To Drop Vol 9, New Animated Series In The Works

URBAN ISLANDZ NEWS: Dancehall’s funniest duo Twins of Twins is getting ready to release their highly anticipated “Stir It Up” Volume 9 in animation. The Twins warned fans that it will be like no other of their popular comedic series. “Stir It Up” volume 9 will see the Twins taking […]

by March 29, 2011 0 comments News
Jamaican Reporter Arrested For Theft While Covering Buju Banton Trial

Jamaican Reporter Arrested For Theft While Covering Buju Banton Trial

. .. A Jamaican journalist who was covering the highly publicised Buju Banton trial may be out of a job when she returned to the island from Florida. Television Jamaica reporter Latoya Spence was arrested in Tampa Florida last week for alleged petty theft. The reporter was in Tampa covering […]

by February 28, 2011 0 comments News
Lawyer Said Buju Banton Appeal Likely To Fail

Lawyer Said Buju Banton Appeal Likely To Fail

. width: 250 height: 304″>. David Rowe, a Miami base lawyer who said he advised Buju Banton to take a plea deal shortly after his arrest on cocaine charges in 2009, says it’s unlikely that the singer will succeed in an appeal against his conviction. In an interview with Radio […]

by February 24, 2011 2 comments Feature
Jury Resume Deliberation Today In Buju Banton Trial

Jury Resume Deliberation Today In Buju Banton Trial

. width: 270 height: 250″>. Jury will resume their lengthy deliberation in the highly publicised Buju Banton trial in Tampa Florida today. The jury which retire last week Friday to determine if the Grammy winning reggae star is guilty or not, may or may not come to a unanimous verdict […]

by February 22, 2011 0 comments Feature