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PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - There is an investigation ongoing into what is believed to be illegal activities at the Point Blanche Prison, disclosed Minister with the responsibility for Justice, the Honorable Dennis Richardson.
PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The integrity investigation that is currently ongoing has been brought about by some members of the Dutch Second Chamber stated Minister of Justice the Honorable Dennis Richardson on Sunday.
PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Minister of Justice of Sint Maarten, the Hon. Mr. Dennis Richardson, represented the Kingdom of the Netherlands as Permanent Observer at the fourth Conference of Ministers of Public Security (MISPA IV) of the Organization of American States (OAS), which was held in Medellin, Colombia, at 21 and 22 November 2013.
Master Class EUROPOL organized by Immigration and Border Protection Services in collaboration with Sint Maarten Justice AcademyWritten by Ruby Pierre-Louis Thursday, 21 November 2013 18:54
MOUNT WILLIAM HILL, St. Maarten– On Monday November 18, 2013, the EUROPOL Master Class was started, for the Departments of Immigration & Border Protection Services, Coast Guard and Customs in collaboration with the Sint Maarten Justice Academy and the Ministry of Justice.
PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - A police officer who is currently not working, had his house searched this week by the SWAT Team of the St. Maarten Police Force.
Apartheid in the Dominican Republic: Are you Haitian? Dominican Republic racist law against its Black citizens affects quarter of a million peopleWritten by Myriam J.A. Chancy, Ph.D. [OES Dispatch from St. Martin] Thursday, 21 November 2013 09:49
PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten — The implications of the ruling of September 23 by the Constitutional Tribunal of the Dominican Republic, stripping citizenship from the offspring of non-resident Haitians born in the Dominican Republic (DR), where nationality is conferred "jus soli," by place of birth, are only beginning to be understood by the international community with the OAS, Amnesty International, and the governments of Trinidad & Tobago, Guyana, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, openly condemning the violation of human rights it represents.
PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Chief of the RST in Curacao has denied that his department secretly bugged the phone of the leader of the MFK, Member of Parliament Gerrit Schotte.
BES Island - Lotte Dunnink, junior associate at VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne in Bonaire, was sworn in as an attorney on 14 November.
WILLEMSTAD, Curacao - A pressure group on Curacao will be heard in the court of justice this month as they try to seek legal redress for what they believe were crimes committed while in government by the Gerrit Schotte cabinet.
PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Minister of Justice the Honorable Dennis Richardson who received the new draft Caribbean Procedure Code on Monday from Professor Den Doelder and his team is intent on putting the new procedures into law by next year.