Gun licence case adjourned again

The High Court this afternoon gave the green light for legal representation in a class action suit brought against Acting Commissioner of Police Tyrone Griffith by a group from the sport shooting fraternity.

However, the matter which relates to Griffith’s decision not to renew licences of those involved in sport shooting and to place restrictions and conditions on the licences, was not heard when the parties appeared in court. Instead it was adjourned until April 20.

The sport shooters are asking the court for an injunction to stop the Acting Commissioner from making any further decisions of a similar nature until the substantive case is determined.

4 Responses to Gun licence case adjourned again

  1. Alex Alleyne April 8, 2015 at 8:29 am

    I do hope this get “frustrate”in the Court untill another 50 years . Too many GUNS in Barbados , Legal and Illigal . RBPF must launch a serious investigation on where the bullets are making its way into the streets .

    • Bajan Marksman April 8, 2015 at 8:56 pm

      seems like Alex Alleyne have an axe to grind with the Olympic and commonwealth marksman and ladies of Barbados.
      Shooting is still recognized worldwide and Barbados should not be deprive of this age old sport.

      Have you every seen or heard any licensed firearm hold involved in a gas station hold up…..a bank robbery……..a home invasion……..shooting at the police or soldiers………

      We are above board and always assist the law… guidelines and training. Opening our ranges for them to learn to shoot. Any day of the week you can find police officers at the Waterford range (BRPF) learning to shoot.

  2. Asiba April 8, 2015 at 2:09 pm

    Guns -Justice- Procedures -Fairness
    Take your Pick
    But Barbados is deep in it
    Deep in what ?
    Deep in it

  3. Aldo April 8, 2015 at 11:00 pm

    Mr Commissioner you are worrying about the wrong people at least u know these guys own guns and who there are, you should focus more on the illegal guns that are in the criminals hands now you are about to spend the taxpayers money going to court. Mr Commissioner your are something else.


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