Crime/Justice

Court no-show leads to arrest warrant for Haiti ex-president — 3 News


aristide (1)One of the former president’s lawyers, Mario Joseph, told reporters no official subpoena had been served at his client’s home, and that, as a result, Aristide couldn’t come to the judge’s office.Around 30 people are being investigated under the probe, including some Aristide relatives and former officials from his tenure in office.Aristide — Haiti’s first democratically elected leader — was voted president twice, in 1990 and in 2000. However, his first mandate was interrupted between 1991 and 1994 by a coup that saw him take refuge in the United States. via – 3 News

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