Legal Perspective (639)
PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - In a press release of the 27th of August 2014, the Chief Prosecutor of St. Maarten, Mr. Eric Noordhoek states that he has already brought to the attention of the Minister of Justice the shortage of manpower at the National Detective Agency (landsrecherche) of Sint Maarten.
UP says court ruling means that DP and Others must comply with the law to protect the privacy of voter'sWritten by Roddy Heyliger Thursday, 28 August 2014 18:08
PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The United People's (UP) Party petitioned the court once again to attain a copy of the voters register, a register formerly freely issued, to verify the correctness of information on this register and to comply with legal obligations formulated in the National Ordinance Registration and Finances Political Parties.
PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - "Zebec Development N.V. has read the St. Maarten Harbour Group of Companies recent press release and is first and foremost quite surprised to learn that the Harbour considers the lawsuit without merit and frivolous.
PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Today August 27, 2014 the Public Prosecution Service of St. Maarten appealed against the decisions of the Court concerning the Masbangu-investigation.
PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Fighting crime effectively requires constant cooperation between law enforcement agencies and permanent sharing of information.
UP to refile case in its fight to have Government respect the constitutional voting rights of the peopleWritten by United People's (UP) party Wednesday, 27 August 2014 00:01
PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The board of the United People's Party (UP) says the Judge did not throw out the case initiated by the United People's (UP) Party with respect to obtaining a copy of the voter's registry which has been common practice in the past.
United People's Party Loses Court Case Against Prime Minister Wescot-Williams and Government of St. Maarten on Voter's Registry Issue, Parliament Did Not Change Electoral Laws To Make Release of Voters' Registry PossibleWritten by Cabinet of the Prime Minister Tuesday, 26 August 2014 23:58
PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Legal Case brought by Sylvia Myers-Olivacce as president of the Board of the United People's Party was thrown out of court on Tuesday.
PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – Minister of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial Planning and Infrastructure (Ministry VROMI) Hon. Maurice Lake says he has taken note of the recent story by former Minister of VROMI William Marlin regarding how he should be held liable for 'wrongdoing' in the Vorst land deal.