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corallo
By Edition On Monday, February 20th, 2017
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Corallo Sr: Prosecutor stalling criminal case

PHILIPSBURG – Gaetano Corallo, father of detained casino boss Francesco Corallo, wants the Prosecutor’s Office to stop dragging its feet when it comes to the criminal case filed against his son for fraud and More...

Courthouse-sxm
By Edition On Friday, February 17th, 2017
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“SWORDFISH” investigation still ongoing

PHILIPSBURG – February 15th of 2017 marks exactly one year since the escape of K. Fortune, aka “Kuchi”. The Prosecutor’s Office and KPSM is announcing that this investigation is still ongoing and that a More...

extradition
By Edition On Wednesday, February 15th, 2017
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Extradition Rietwijk, Koeiman and Felecia a fact

WILLEMSTAD - This afternoon, Wednesday, February 15, 2017, the actual extradition of Ramphis 'Ronchi' Rietwijk (1965), Rogelio "Greg" Koeiman (1968) and Gilbertico "Kalala" Felecia (1978) to the United States took More...

SXM Parliament
By Edition On Monday, February 13th, 2017
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Sint Maarten MPs react to Dutch on right of initiative law

PHILIPSBURG - Members of Parliament (MPs) on Friday approved a letter that will be sent to the Dutch Second Chamber as their official reaction to the advice of the Kingdom Council of State regarding granting the More...

Courthouse-sxm
By Edition On Thursday, February 9th, 2017
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Papegaai court case postponed till March 14

PHILLIPSBURG - The criminal proceedings in the Papegaai investigation will take place on March 14, 2017. The trial that had to take place today has been postponed after one of the defense lawyers indicated that More...

El-Mas-Rapidito
By Edition On Monday, February 6th, 2017
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El Mas Rapidito winner of case against Central Bank

PHILIPSBURG – El Mas Rapidito (EMR) Courier Services N.V. has won the court case against the Central Bank of Curaçao and St. Maarten. The money-transfer operation initiated legal action, after the bank published More...

bosman-van-raak
By Edition On Thursday, February 2nd, 2017
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Dutch Parliamentarians slam motion on Integrity Chamber

THE HAGUE – Members of the Permanent Committee for Kingdom Relations of the Second Chamber of the Dutch Parliament are highly critical of Monday’s decision of the St. Maarten Parliament to block the establishing More...

Courthouse-sxm
By Edition On Wednesday, January 25th, 2017
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Searches in connection with “Cucumber”-investigation

PHILLIPSBURG, WILLEMSTAD - In connection with the ongoing investigation into the interception at sea of more than 200 kilos of a drug-like substance perceived to be cocaine by the Dutch Royal Navy in collaboration More...

IPKO-2017
By Edition On Tuesday, January 24th, 2017
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Anybody’s guess

“It’s a start, but not what we have been fighting for years already,” said Aruban opposition leader Evelyn Wever-Croes (MEP) about Saturday’s news that the Kingdom Council of Ministers had endorsed the Dutch More...

ronald-plasterk
By Edition On Monday, January 23rd, 2017
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Plasterk undeterred: Protocol on Integrity Chamber stands

THE HAGUE – Dutch Minister of Home Affairs and Kingdom Relations Ronald Plasterk is keeping St. Maarten to the protocol signed in May 2015 to establish an Integrity Chamber for the island. “It is in the best More...