Former chairman of the Health Services Authority Canover Watson has been found guilty on five of 6 counts of corruption-related charges.
A jury has found Mr. Watson guilty of two counts of conspiracy to defraud, one count of conflict of interest and one count of fraud on government. He was also found guilty of breach of trust. The case was in relation to the corruption trial over the CarePay payment and verification system at the Cayman Islands Hospital.
The jury found him not guilty on count 5 – transferring criminal property.
Mr. Watson has been remanded to custody and will be sentenced tomorrow (Friday 4 February) at 10:30 a.m.
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