Chief Justice Ivor Archie

CJ to be grilled in Ayers-Caesar’s case

Lawyers rep­re­sent­ing for­mer chief mag­is­trate Mar­cia Ay­ers-Cae­sar have been giv­en the green light to cross-ex­am­ine Chief Jus­tice Ivor Archie in her on­go­ing case where she claimed she was pres­sured to re­sign af­ter to her ap­point­ment as a judge in 2017.

In a 28-page judge­ment de­liv­ered at the Hall of Jus­tice in Port-of-Spain, on Wednes­day, Ap­pel­late Judges Pe­ter Ja­madar and Gre­go­ry Smith ruled that pre­sid­ing judge David Har­ris made an er­ror when he de­nied Ay­ers-Cae­sar the op­por­tu­ni­ty to ques­tion Archie over his claims in the case.