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PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - A verdict in the vote buying case code named "Masbangu" will be handed down this month.

HOLLAND - Special parole conditions imposed on the killer of populist politician Pim Fortuyn following his early release from jail have been torn up by judges in The Hague.

WILLEMSTAD, Curacao - According to reports reaching our news department, owner of Robbie's Lottery, Robby dos Santos was arrested on Tuesday morning.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The only suspect believed to be responsible for the brutal beating of nine (9) year old Shudeska Brooks on May 16th 2014 will have his day in court at the end of August.

WILLEMSTAD, Curacao - The judge in Curacao took a decision on the detention of the former Minister of Finance on that island, George Jamaloodin last Friday.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Alex Reed an employee of Windward Express, located at the Princess Juliana International Airport was arrested by the islands SWAT team on Tuesday.

Former finance Minister of Curacao arrested

Written by Thursday, 24 July 2014 16:37

WILLEMSTAD, Curacao - Former Minister of Finance of the MFK Party on Curacao, George Jamaloodin has been detained.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - As it stands at this point, prisoner Devon Otto who is currently serving a 30 year prison sentence for murder, robbery and the shooting of a police officer is currently being imprisoned in Holland.

WILLEMSTAD, Curacao - Special measures to fight crime on Curacao went into effect last Friday.

Merx on exotic dancers policy

Written by Monday, 21 July 2014 17:47

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - With the appearance in the National Gazette of the desires of the Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labor to put in place a new policy for exotic dancers, there are new concerns about the impact it will have for the island as far as compliance with international treaties are concerned.