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- Kay Osborne has resigned as the executive director of Jamaicans for Justice.
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Police seize 600lbs of ganja in St. Ann
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The St. Ann police reports that more than 600 pounds of compressed ganja was seized along the Priory main road in the parish at about 9pm yesterday.
The vehicle transporting the weed reportedly developed tyre trouble and the driver pulled over to repair it.
Police operating in the area carried out a search and the ganja was found.
Two men were arrested in connection with the find.
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