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PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - On Friday March 14th, 2014, the Minister of Justice the Honorable Dennis Richardson met with a high profile dignitary namely the French Préfet Mr. Gilles Leclair.
PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten – On Wednesday March 5th – 11th, 2014, the Minister of Justice the Honorable Dennis Richardson made his way to the Dominican Republic with the intention to strengthening the lines of communication and the working relations between the two countries.
The Public Prosecution Service has decided not to prosecute the tourists involved in the death of a burglarWritten by Tineke N.M. Kamps Friday, 14 March 2014 13:36
PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - On January 29, 2014, three Swedish/American tourists caught three burglars in their rental villa in Oyster Pond.
WILLEMSTAD, Curacao - In its meeting of Thursday, the parliament of Curacao unanimously accepted a motion to give the Minister with the responsibility for Justice on that island Nelson Navarro a deadline to come up with rules and regulations regarding the way detainees are being treated by the police.
PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Last week, the Public Prosecution Service had to send home two suspects as a consequence of overcrowding in the Point Blanche prison on Sint Maarten.
WILLEMSTAD, Curacao - International legal publisher Chambers & Partners has launched the 2014 edition of Chambers Global; its annual worldwide ranking of law firms and individual lawyers.
BES Islands - Since February 19th St. Eustatius has a new Chief of Basic Police Care in the person of Mr. Sylvester Dieteren.
WILLEMSTAD, Curacao - Politicians on Curacao are paying keen attention to the proposed controversial André Bosman law.