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Quincy-Girigorie
By Edition On Wednesday, September 5th, 2018
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Crisis plan for refugee flow

WILLEMSTAD - There is a crisis plan for when a large flow of Venezuelans comes to the island. That plan was drawn up by the taskforce of undocumented migrants, says the Minister of Justice Quincey Girigorie The More...

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By Edition On Monday, August 27th, 2018
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Curaçao can offer protection to refugees

WILLEMSTAD - Curaçao has not signed the Geneva Convention on refugees, but must offer protection to Venezuelans who are at risk of deportation by the Immigration Service. This is also recognized by the Ministry More...

Prison Curacao
By Edition On Friday, August 24th, 2018
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Fleeing Venezuelan military will not be expelled for now

WILLEMSTAD - Curaçao is not going to expel the fled sergeant from the Venezuelan army. That's what the Minister of Justice announced after reports from several media on the situation of the Venezuelan refugee. The More...

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By Edition On Friday, July 20th, 2018
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Justice in the Netherlands is looking for Curaçaoan

THE HAGUE, WILLEMSTAD - Justice in the Netherlands is looking for Gerel Lusiano Palm. There is a 10,000 guilder reward reserved for the tip that leads to his arrest. The 35-year-old Palm comes from Curaçao and More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, July 18th, 2018
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Constructive consultation between ministers of Justice Netherlands, Aruba, Curacao and Sint Maarten

THE HAGUE - Today, the Ministers of Justice Grapperhaus (Netherlands), Bikker (Aruba), Girigorie (Curaçao) and De Weever (Sint Maarten) came together for the semi-annual Justice Four-Party Consultation (JVO). This More...

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By Edition On Monday, July 16th, 2018
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Schotte’s case in Cassation Court continues

WILLEMSTAD - The cassation case of the leader of the opposition party MFK, Gerrit Schotte continues as usual. Last week, some radio and TV stations on the island reported that the Supreme Court in the Netherlands More...

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By Edition On Monday, July 16th, 2018
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Former Minister of Finance wants Justice to clear his name

WILLEMSTAD - George Jamaloodin through his lawyer Alicia Blonk filed civil proceedings at the Court of First Instance stating that the Public Prosecution Service is responsible for the damage caused to his good More...

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By Edition On Friday, June 29th, 2018
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Ministry of Justice signs with UTS for camera project

WILLEMSTAD - The Minister of Justice Quincy Girigorie signed a contract with the telecommunication company UTS on behalf of the government. UTS will broadcast the signal from the security cameras placed at strategic More...

Police chiefs
By Edition On Friday, June 29th, 2018
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Police chiefs focus on cooperation during meeting in Netherlands

THE HAGUE - The Board of Police Chiefs, consisting of Aruba, Curaçao, St. Maarten and the BES islands Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba top cops on a working visit in the Netherlands met with the chief of the Dutch More...

Prison Curacao
By Edition On Monday, June 25th, 2018
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Prison barracks to be renovated

WILLEMSTAD - The Ministry of Justice recently announced that it will renovate the special barracks for foreigners awaiting deportation in the Curaçao prison. Only a limited number of people can be locked up in More...