corpunWorld Corporal Punishment Research
www.corpun.com

ruler
www.corpun.com   :  Archive   :  Up to 1975   :  JM Judicial Apr 1952

-- THE ARCHIVE --


JAMAICA
Judicial CP - April 1952



Corpun file 23046

The Daily Gleaner, Kingston, 22 April 1952

Lucea Court cases

(extract)


Click to enlarge

LUCEA, Hr. April 19 (From our Correspondent) --

[...]

James Samuels, 19, labourer, pleaded guilty to larceny of two coconuts valued at sixpence. He was given 10 days hard labour with six strokes of the tamarind switch.

Thomas Wilmoth, 41, labourer, for larceny of three sugar canes worth 6d was given ten days and ordered to receive eight strokes of the tamarind switch.

[...]

About this website

Search this site

Country files: Corporal punishment in Jamaica

JCP pictures

Archive up to 1975: CP in Jamaica

Video clips

Picture index




blob THE ARCHIVE index

blob About this website

blob Country files

www.corpun.com  Main menu page

Copyright C. Farrell 2011
Page created August 2011