Man freed of carnal knowledge charge

first_imgAlmost 10 years laterA smiling Sherwin Marcus on Monday walked out of court a free man, having been acquitted of an allegation of carnal knowledge committed on a female under the age of 15 almost 10 years ago.Freed: Sherwin MarcusHis case was heard by judge of the Sexual Offences Court, Justice Jo-Ann Barlow.Marcus was accused of committing the offence between March 1 and 31, 2009 at a community in the county of Demerara. The female was 13 years old at the time.After nearly three hours of deliberation, the jury returned with its decision in a 10-2 verdict of not guilty.After informing Marcus of his freedom, Justice Barlow encouraged him to stay out of trouble, and informed him that whatever he does with his life henceforth is in his hands.This case was prosecuted by State Attorney Narrisa Leander, while Marcus’s legal counsel was Attorney Clyde Forde.last_img read more

Piers Morgan issues major warning to Mesut Ozil ahead of north London derby

first_img Piers Morgan has told Ozil to up his game in an Arsenal shirt 3 3 And Morgan has urged Ozil to ‘lift himself to the levels of Bergkamp, Pires and Henry’ when he enters the Emirates Stadium pitch on Sunday.That’s if he plays – having been snubbed by Unai Emery for their previous clash with Bournemouth, with the manager saying the game was too physically demanding for the midfielder.“Ozil has to step up on Sunday,” Morgan told Friday’s Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast.“Ozil is a very frustrating player.“We all agree, when he’s on form there are few better players in the Premier League, but the trouble with him is he just drifts away too much, particularly in the really big games. Will Unai Emery get the best out of Mesut Ozil against Spurs on Sunday? 3 We’ve got 8 matches on @talkSPORT & @talkSPORT2 this weekend 🙌Here’s how to listen:📻 DAB Digital Radio💻 Laptop or tablet: https://t.co/nOCybh8ExD📲 The app: https://t.co/z3wuJfatGR pic.twitter.com/WczLagM0LF— talkSPORT (@talkSPORT) November 30, 2018 Mesut Ozil struggles to deliver his best form on a consistent basis in an Arsenal shirt Piers Morgan has challenged Arsenal star Mesut Ozil to ‘step up’ and put in a ‘big performance’ in Sunday’s north London derby against Tottenham.The Gunners super fan has described the German as a ‘prize thoroughbred racehorse’ who can light up the pitch when he tries, but stinks the place out when he doesn’t.LISTEN LIVE: Tune into talkSPORT on Sunday for EXCLUSIVE radio commentary of Arsenal v TottenhamOzil has been one of the most frustrating players to watch for Arsenal supporters.The playmaker has unmistakable ability and class, but has often gone missing against the Gunners’ tougher opponents. “I want to see him take himself to the levels we used to see from Dennis Bergkamp, Robert Pires, and Thierry Henry. When we were ‘The Invincibles’, those big players in the big games always turned up.“Arsenal fans are very frustrated with Ozil. It’s like, ‘come on mate, we need you on Sunday to be the Mesut Ozil we all believe you can be when you really want to be’.Listen back to Piers Morgan on the Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast IN FULL above “I want to see a big performance from Ozil.“The best thing about Unai Emery is he’s managed to get the existing players in that squad to play better. Almost universally, man-for-man in that team, he is getting more out of them than Arsene Wenger was getting in the last couple of years.“But in Ozil he’s got this prize thoroughbred racehorse who, when he’s on form, is fantastic. He’s just not doing it every single game.last_img read more