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#Jamaica Vybz Kartel Trial: No Verdict Until Next Month

#Jamaica Vybz Kartel Trial: No Verdict Until Next Month

| On 28, Feb 2014

Vybz Kartel

Vybz Kartel

Vybz Kartel and his four co-accused will have to wait at least another week to know their fate.

The trial was hit with more delays in the Home Circuit court and will pushed the trial way into next week.

Yesterday afternoon presiding Judge Lennox Campbell adjourned the trial and told jurors to return to court on Thursday of next week.

The jury foreman told the judge the one juror has some urgent business to take care of tomorrow and on Monday another juror has a medical examination to do which will likely go into Tuesday.

Wednesday of next week is a public holiday in Jamaica, Ash Wednesday.

Both defense and prosecution attorneys have completed their closing statements. Therefore, when court convened on the judge will issue jury instructions.

Adidja Palmer, Vybz Kartel’s government name, Shawn “Storm” Campbell, Kahira Jones, André St John, and Shane Williams are all charged with murdering Clive “Lizard” Williams on August 16, 2011 in Havendale.

Cops say Williams was killed over two missing firearms.

His body has still not being found.