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By Edition On Monday, September 28th, 2015
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Curaçao popular among weapon sellers

WILLEMSTAD – Recently a Venezuelan arms dealer was presented before the judge in Willemstad. He was arrested in June in a raid in the Coco neighborhood. The 33-year-old man told frankly that Curaçao is a haven More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015
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Schotte also loses appeal in case against Franco

WILLEMSTAD – The former Prime Minister of Curaçao and current MP for the opposition party MFK, Gerrit Schotte has lost his legal case against the President of Parliament, Mike Franco again. On appeal, the court More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, August 26th, 2015
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Judge in Babel case disqualified by defense lawyer

WILLEMSTAD - Judge Irma Lips, charged with the substantive proceedings against the suspects in the Babel case, Gerrit Schotte and Cicely van der Dijs was disqualified by attorney Eldon ‘Peppie’ Sulvaran. The More...

Central Bank
By Edition On Monday, August 24th, 2015
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Judge steps aside from Central Bank conflict

WILLEMSTAD - Judge Peter van Schendel who deals with the conflict between two members of the Supervisory Board of the Central Bank and the Board of Directors, stepped aside as presiding judge, but will continue More...

Central Bank
By Edition On Thursday, August 20th, 2015
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Parties at Central Bank are still negotiating

WILLEMSTAD - The two members of the Supervisory Board (SB) of the Central Bank of Curaçao and Sint Maarten and the management are still negotiating. In connection with a busy schedule, their meeting was postponed More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, August 19th, 2015
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President Central Bank walks away from deliberations

WILLEMSTAD – “I will not waste my time with this anymore” were the words of the President of the Central Bank of Curaçao and Sint Maarten (CBCS) yesterday during the meeting between the member of the Supervisory More...

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By Edition On Friday, June 19th, 2015
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Judge: “Construction new hospital may be continued”

WILLEMSTAD – The construction of Hospital Nobo Otrobanda (HNO), the new hospital, may continue. That is what the court decided today. The construction was delayed by a lawsuit filed against the Ministry of Communications, More...

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By Edition On Thursday, June 18th, 2015
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Life long sentences for airport shooters

WILLEMSTAD – The victims of the airport shooting can finally say that justice has been served. Both shooters, Judrin “MOB” Martis and Adrian “Venenu” Martha were sentenced today to life in prison in accordance More...

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By Edition On Thursday, May 21st, 2015
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Judge does not interfere with parliament

WILLEMSTAD - The judge does not interfere with disputes in parliament. The leader of the opposition party MFK, Gerrit Schotte had filed a lawsuit after he was kicked out of a meeting in parliament. Schotte filed More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, May 6th, 2015
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Southwest wing hospital may not be demolished

WILLEMSTAD - The Court of First Instance has decided that the southwest wing of the St. Elisabeth Hospital should not be demolished. Should this happen, then the country Curaçao must pay a fine of one million guilders. The More...