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WILLEMSTAD, Curacao - On Tuesday morning, May 20, 2014, in the context of an ongoing criminal investigation the suspect G.F.S. (39), first Prime Minister of Curacao and current member of Parliament has been arrested.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Persistent rumors that the suspect in the brutal beating of 9 year old Shudeska Brooks had been released, has been proven to be false.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - What legal recourse is now available to the injured Shudeska Brooks and her family in the wake of Thursday's brutal attack?

BES Islands - The Public Prosecutor's Office bid farewell on Friday May 16th. of David van Delft. The reception took place in the 'Mangazina di Rei'.

BES Islands - Mr Henry JE Hambeukers is Chief Justice in Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba.

WILLEMSTAD, Curacao - Caribbean law firm VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne launches a recruitment campaign in the Netherlands to hire young talent.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The ORCA investigation experienced another setback Wednesday.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - On April 17th 2014 the Ombudsman, Dr. Nilda Arduin met with the Minister of Justice, Mr. Dennis Richardson, the Secretary General Mr. Richard Panneflek and other members of his cabinet, Ms. Judy La Paix and Mr. Ron van de Veer, to discuss issues relating to the investigation of complaints filed against the Ministry of Justice.

Carnival Session in Court

Written by Tuesday, 29 April 2014 10:07

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - During this carnival period the Prosecutors Service acts firmly against people who misbehave.

PHILIPSBURG, St Maarten - After the General Audit Chamber submitted a report on the Integrity of the Government Apparatus for St. Maarten, the Prime Minister the Honorable Sarah Wescot-Williams stressed that Government is currently exploring possibilities to strengthen its legal resources to ensure that implementation regulations are followed.