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Speaking on Q95 FM radio Thursday Morning, Court Reporter Carlisle Jno Baptiste said former DPP Gene Pestaina is expected back on island, after receiving chemotherapy treatment overseas.
JnoBaptiste is of the view that the financial issues facing Mr. Pestaina at this time are unnecessary and sad, as he is legally qualified to receive his pension, which has not been made available to him to date, according to reports from Pestaina himself.
Gene Pestaina says he gave 40 years of his life to public service, and added, “I do not understand the reason why I was not rightfully given what is mine.” Mr. Pestaina is currently ailing and is barely able to keep up with his medical expenses. Here is Jno Baptiste with more:
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