Judge Roosevelt Willie has imposed a fine of US$50 on lawyers representing the interest of Montserradoâ€™s tenth district representative, Yekeh Kolubah, and four other defendants, in a murder attempt trial.
Court Grants Lawmakerâ€™s Request to Travel on Medical Leave Amid Travel Restriction
Judge Roosevelt Willie has granted a request from Montserradoâ€™s tenth district representative, Yekeh Kolubah, to travel out of the country to seek medical treatment.
Full Transcript: President Weah Responds to Council of Patriotsâ€™ Demands
On June 11, President George Weah addressed the nation â€“ two days after the Council of Patriots had read their petition and said they were giving the government a month to meet their demands. The president called for dialogue with civil society groups and political parties. His speech is below.
Liberians Give Reasons for Joining June 7 Protest
Despite the tight security around Monrovia on June 7, thousands of Liberians turned out to participate in the Council of Patriotsâ€™ much-publicized Save the State protest.
Full Text of the Council of Patriots’ Petition to the Government
On Sunday, June 9, members of the Council of Patriots, organizers of the Save the State protest, gathered at the headquarters of the All Liberian Party in Old Road to read their petition to the government. Read the full text.
Photos From the Save the State Protest
On Friday, June 7, thousands of protesters turned out to participate in the Save the State protest to demand better governance.
Below are photos from the protest.
VIDEO: Scenes from the Save the State Protest
Watch a collection of clips from the Save the State protest.
66-Year-Old Man Vows to Join June 7 Protest
As the June 7 protest draws closer, many Liberians are making their decision about whether or not they will attend the protest that has a stated goal of pushing the George Weah government to improve its governance and the economic conditions of the country.