• Left to right: Thomas, Dr. Corbette and Walter

    Wish Walter well

    Matthew Walter, the former minister of agriculture and parliamentary representative for Paix Bouche, is to be Dominica's ambassador to Cuba, the Sun can reveal.

  • Anthony Astaphan

    The proposed electoral amendments in Dominica, misinformation and fighting over ...

    1. The Constitution vested the exclusive power in the Parliament to make laws for election matters by sections 40(5) and 41 of the Constitution. It is also the exclusive authority ...

  • Hon. Dame Janice M. Pereira DBE, Chief Justice of the OECS Supreme Court greets PM Skerrit at an official function at the State House

    Dominica owes OECS court $8 million

    Of the nine member countries that make up the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) supreme court, none owes the court as much in dues as the nearly $8 million ...

  • The late Bob Marley was a heavy user of marijuana

    Marijuana on the corner

    "Burning marijuana pon di corna

  • Bobby Shaw

    Bernard Shaw : Human beings cannot make a plant illegal

    The prohibition of marijuana has always fired up Rastafarians.

  • Henry Shillingford

    Legalize it!

    If Dominica is the 'Nature Isle', why does it ban a plant with provable benefits to human wellness plus exceptional potential to boost the economy?

  • Government and Opposition on cannabis

    From all indications, Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit's administration moving in the direction of legalizing cannabis and the Opposition might be on the same page.

  • Dried marijuana

    Smoke and Mirrors

    The ban on cannabis concerns one of the island's medical doctors. (He requested anonymity because of his position).

  • Dried marijuana

    Smoke and Mirrors

    The ban on cannabis concerns one of the island's medical doctors. (He requested anonymity because of his position).

  • CARICOM Heads of Government July 2015

    CARICOM's new position on cannabis

    When St. Lucia's Prime Minster Dr. Kenny Anthony first proposed a CARICOM Commission on cannabis about a decade and a half ago, the region was not ready.

  • Dr Griffin Benjamin, psychiatrist

    Cannabis and psychosis

    Psychiatrist Dr Griffin Benjamin supports arguments for the decriminalisation of marijuana, but maintains that there is a pathological relationship between the use of the plant and psychosis.

  • A man examines a marijuana plant

    Marijuana: Let's all light up the debate

    While marijuana use is prevalent in Dominica, it still remains illegal to possess any quantity of it-something that has put countless offenders before the courts for as little as a ...