Vybz Kartel Pleads Not Guilty In ‘Lizard’ Murder Case
konknaijaboy | On 25, Nov 2013
Dancehall entertainer Vybz Kartel and his five co-accused have pleaded not guilty in the Clive ‘Lizard’ Williams murder trial in the Home Circuit Court.
The not-guilty plea was entered Nov 18, 2011.
The case has been adjourned until Nov 19, 2013 when jury selection is expected to be completed.
Nine of 12 jurors were selected Nov 18
Kartel, whose real name is Adidja Palmer, is jointly charged with fellow entertainer Shawn Campbell, popularly known as Shawn Storm, fashion designer Calvin Haye, André St John, Shane Williams andKahira Jones.
It is further alleged that Williams was killed after he and another man were taken to the entertainer’s house to account for a lost firearm.
The other man is expected to be the prosecution’s main witness.
Williams’ body has not been found.
Justice Lennox Campbell is presiding over the case being marshalled by lead prosecutor, Jeremy Taylor.
Kartel is being represented by attorney-at-law Tom Tavares-Finson