Hot-headed driver get suspended community service

Judge's Gavel

PHILIPSBURG – The Court in First Instance devoted almost three hours on Thursday afternoon to the fallout of a traffic accident that occurred on Sunday March 4 around 2 a.m. near the Daily Extra supermarket More...

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Judge's Gavel

Hot-headed driver get suspended community service

PHILIPSBURG – The Court in First Instance devoted almost three hours on Thursday afternoon to the fallout of a traffic accident that More...

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Dispute regulation put on ice

THE HAGUE – The Dutch government has put the establishment of a dispute regulation on ice, John Samson reports on Caribisch Netwerk. More...

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SHTA Call to Action Regarding the Dump

PHILIPSBURG – “Dear His Majesty King Willem Alexander, His Excellency the Governor Eugene Holiday, Council of Ministers, Honorable More...

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SMCP’S STANCE ON COURT VERDICT REGARDING MP BROWNBILL

Dear Editor, The Sint Maarten Christian Party (SMCP) has taken note via the media that the Court in First Instance has sentenced Member More...

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RECALL OF POTENTIALLY CONTAMINATED EGGS

IMPORTANT NOTICE The Inspectorate of Public Health, Social Development and Labor has found and ordered the destruction of eggs that More...

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Prosecutor demands 15 years for fatal stabbing

PHILIPSBURG – Fifteen years of imprisonment. That is the demand the public prosecutor put to the Court in First Instance on Wednesday More...

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Raping employer gets 36 months

PHILIPSBURG – The Court in First Instance sentenced Ashworth Robin on Wednesday morning to 36 months of imprisonment for the rape More...

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Jail time for illegally employing prostitutes

PHILIPSBURG – The Court in First Instance sentenced Juan Linzey on Wednesday morning to 36 months of imprisonment for ill-treatment, More...

The human factor

StMaartenNews Editorial

By Hilbert Haar ~ The final report informateurs Dr. Nilda Arduin and Jan Beaujon submitted on Monday to Governor Drs. Eugène Holiday is a solid piece of work – the first of More...

Sinister minister

StMaartenNews Editorial

There seems to some kind of behind-the-scenes coordinated effort to make out former VROMI-minister Christophe Emmanuel to be some kind of 'sinister minister'. Here at StMaartenNews.com More...

The day after

StMaartenNews Editorial

Theo Heyliger is once again the highest vote-getter in the country. He is the only person to earn his seat outright with 1289 votes. The threshold was 903 votes to get your own More...

Chris Morvan

Mosquito stakeout

by Chris Morvan I don’t know where the mosquito stands on the conservationists’ list of protected species, but I would hope it’s very near the bottom. Do they do any good More...

Cover up: here come the new Victorians

by Chris Morvan For decades the tourism world has been pandering to the lowest common denominator, accepting the money of anyone who can afford to visit them and putting up with More...

Friday the thirteenth

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By Hilbert Haar It’s rather ironic that Prime Minister Leona Marlin-Romeo met on Friday the thirteenth with Moniek Bouland, More...

Rules and regulations

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By Hilbert Haar We have no shortage of laws, national ordinances and rules and regulation in our little country. More...

Judge's Gavel Hot-headed driver get suspended community service

PHILIPSBURG – The Court in First Instance devoted almost three hours on Thursday afternoon to the...

Dump fire on Pond Island - Provided by SHTA SHTA Call to Action Regarding the Dump

PHILIPSBURG – “Dear His Majesty King Willem Alexander, His Excellency the Governor Eugene Holiday, Council of...

Rose Acre Farms eggs RECALL OF POTENTIALLY CONTAMINATED EGGS

IMPORTANT NOTICE The Inspectorate of Public Health, Social Development and Labor has found and ordered the...

Dispute regulation put on ice

Premier-Mark-Rutte

THE HAGUE – The Dutch government has put the establishment of a dispute regulation on ice, John Samson reports More...

Trust Fund agreement officially presented to Prime Minister Leona M. Marlin-Romeo

Philipsburg – On behalf of the Ministry of the Interior and Kingdom Relations, Chris Johnson, head of the Dutch Representation Office..

Knops: Kingdom not responsible for offshore games of chance in the Caribbean

THE HAGUE – The Kingdom is not responsible for legislation related to games of chance in St. Maarten, Aruba and Curacao...

SMCP’S STANCE ON COURT VERDICT REGARDING MP BROWNBILL

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Dear Editor, The Sint Maarten Christian Party (SMCP) has taken note via the media that the Court in First Instance More...

Why no new government yet?

by Wycliffe Smith “It’s already six weeks after the elections and still no government in place!” This is the comment, the..

A legacy for Dexter Kalla

Last Saturday morning, looking in my book case for a legal hand book in connection with a complicated case I was..
Frans under pressure

Questions remain about MP-status Frans Richardson

PHILIPSBURG – “I do not share your opinion that Member of Parliament Frans Richardson’s letters of credence have been wrongly approved,”..
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SMCP’S STANCE ON COURT VERDICT REGARDING MP BROWNBILL

Dear Editor, The Sint Maarten Christian Party (SMCP) has taken note via the media that the Court in First Instance has..
Dump fire on Pond Island - Provided by SHTA

SHTA Call to Action Regarding the Dump

PHILIPSBURG – “Dear His Majesty King Willem Alexander, His Excellency the Governor Eugene Holiday, Council of Ministers, Honorable Members of Parliament,..
 
Cash Donations

5 candidates did not meet deadline

Philipsburg — At the end of the deadline, Monday, March 26, 2018, at 18:00 hours, eighty-eight (88) of the ninety-three (93)..
Dump fire on Pond Island - Provided by SHTA

SHTA Call to Action Regarding the Dump

PHILIPSBURG – “Dear His Majesty King Willem Alexander, His Excellency the Governor Eugene Holiday, Council of Ministers, Honorable Members of Parliament,..
Hilbert Haar

Timeshare barkers

By Hilbert Haar The timeshare-industry is important for St. Maarten because timeshare owners spend a lot of time on the island..
 
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Minister Wuite supports local students at UNICEF Children’s Rights Film Festival Finale in Curacao

PHILIPSBURG — Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sport Jorien Wuite traveled to Curacao on Friday, April 13th and returned on..
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Rules and regulations

By Hilbert Haar We have no shortage of laws, national ordinances and rules and regulation in our little country. What we..
Job Vacancies

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GREAT BAY, ST. MAARTEN — FILE NUMBER TWO THOUSAND N.V. has the following vacancy available for your consideration. Suitable candidates can..