Louis Bacon Responds to Peter Nygard’s Smear Campaign

Fred Smith QC’s response to the Attorney General’s statement about the criminal charges against him


August 2, 2013

I have read the Attorney-General’s press release about the criminal charges brought against me. She makes clear the charges, which I believe are entirely, obviously and transparently manufactured and bogus, were brought by the Police without reference to her and without legal advice from her office.   The Attorney General has  stated “As a lawyer, […]


Call to Approve Freedom of Information


July 31, 2013

The Tribune By: Denise Maycock Published: July 30th, 2013 FREEPORT – Lawyer Fred Smith has challenged the PLP government to pass a Freedom of Information Act if it has nothing to hide regarding its dealings with billionaire Lyford Cay resident Peter Nygard. “The FNM brought the Freedom of Information Act. Why in the face of […]


Clifton Bay…Giveaway? Save The Bays Newspaper Supplement


July 29, 2013

Clifton Bay…Giveaway?  Tomorrow in The Tribune, and Thursday in The Punch, will be a Save The Bays insert chronicling the unregulated development occurring on Clifton Bay with photographic proof.  See it for yourself here first!  To date, Save The Bays hasn’t received any answers from the government regarding this, will that change once this supplement […]


A Worrying Affair


July 29, 2013

The Nassau Guardian By: Candia Dames In the world of politics, the power of perceptions can never be overstated or overestimated. The government went into overdrive in Parliament last week, defending its dealings with the controversial Finnish-born, billionaire fashion designer Peter Nygard, who is a permanent resident of The Bahamas residing at Lyford Cay. But […]


Local Attorney Expresses Outrage at Charges Filed Against Him


July 28, 2013

  “I was the victim,” says Grand Bahama attorney and Save The Bays director, Fred Smith, QC, expressing disbelief at the charges of ‘causing harm’ to another man filed against him this week in relation to a now infamous Jaws beach altercation that occurred in April of this year. “I am innocent of the charges […]


Original Tribune Article on Fred Smith Attack in April 2013


July 25, 2013

The Tribune By: Sancheska Brown Published: April 26th, 2013 PROMINENT human rights and environmental attorney Fred Smith, QC, claimed he was assaulted and his car was damaged during a visit to Jaws Beach yesterday. Fred Smith Keod Smith Mr Smith, who was still visibly shaken when he visited The Tribune, said he went on the […]


JCN TV News Coverage of Koed Smith Attack on Fred Smith


July 25, 2013

If you have read the papers today, you’ve probably seen that Fred Smith, one of Save The Bays directors was arrested yesterday for an altercation that happened on Jaws Beach with Koed Smith.  Here’s a story that was reported by JCN News, stay tuned for more updates surrounding this event. Click here to watch video […]


Leading Attorneys Join Save The Bays Urging Passage of a Freedom of Information Act


July 24, 2013

  Two leading attorneys and a fast-growing environmental movement today raised their cry and strengthened their call for legislation that would effectively end closed door deal-making between governments and private developers. “For far too long, we have been the unwitting and uninformed victims of decisions made by various governments who have locked the public out […]



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Keod Smith - Keod Smith

Keod Smith is a Barrister in The Bahamas practicing at Commercial Law Advocates, Trinity Place Nassau.

He served as a Member of Parliament for 2002 – 2007 and as Ambassador for the Environment and Chairman of the BEST Commission from 2002 to mid 2006.

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