Prosecutor: Heyliger got his passport back immediately upon second request

Screengrab Jeroen Kuipers

PHILIPSBURG – Following media reports about suspended MP Theo Heyliger legal troubles the United States cancelled his ESTA (electronic system for travel authorization. This made it impossible for Heyliger to travel directly to the US for medical treatment. Anti Corruption Task Force (TBO) teamleader Jeroen Kuipers shed some light on the reported More...

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Grisha Heyliger-Marten with Theo Heyliger's Passport - 17 June 2019
By The Publisher On Monday, June 17th, 2019
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Theo Heyliger’s passport released to wife Grisha Marten

PHILIPSBURG — The Prosecutor’s Office on St. Maarten finally released the passport of Theo Heyliger to his wife, Grisha Heyliger-Marten, on the afternoon of Monday, June 17, 2019. This was necessary More...

ART confiscated boat - EURO case
By The Publisher On Friday, June 7th, 2019
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Prosecutor’s Office dispels rumor about hoard of cash seized in EURO investigation case

PHILIPSBURG — The spokesperson for the Public Prosecutor’s Office was quick to dispel the rumors circulating on social media that a hoard of cash was also seized during a coordinated action of the Asset More...

Theo Heyliger in Island Council meeting - crca 1998
By The Publisher On Thursday, May 30th, 2019
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Heyliger pays the price “for years of suspicious dealings”

PHILIPSBURG – The downfall of the Golden Boy cannot have come as a surprise to anybody. It cannot have been easy to go through life as Claude Wathey’s grandson, as the man who had to step into the ole’ man’s More...

Photo TIM VAN DIJK Courthouse vanaf dak DIAMONDS Juwelier boardwalk Sint Maarten. STOCKFOTO
By The Publisher On Tuesday, May 28th, 2019
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Indictment: Heyliger took bribes worth almost ten million guilders

PHILIPSBURG – Between 2004 and 2014 United Democrats politician Theo Heyliger allegedly accepted bribes worth more than $5.5 million (9.9 million guilders) from Windward Roads, dredging company Devcon and Volker More...

Court Room St. Maarten
By The Publisher On Thursday, April 25th, 2019
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The wrong message

By Hilbert Haar Think about this a bit. The court in Philipsburg decided against sending the suspects in the Pompeii-investigation to prison because, according to local reports, “the insufficient condition of More...

Theo Heyliger in Island Council meeting - crca 1998
By The Publisher On Tuesday, April 9th, 2019
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Heyliger’s bribery allegations have a long (family) history

PHILIPSBURG - “What they did to his grandfather they are now doing to Theo.” That line, spoken in Parliament by United Democrats MP Franklin Meyers sums up the sentiment in the political arena about the legal More...

L'Express Bakery & Patry shop - Marigot
By The Publisher On Thursday, March 28th, 2019
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Stabbing victim refuses to press charges; suspects in pre-trial detention

~ Suspected perpetrators in pre-trial detention ~ PHILIPSBURG/MARIGOT — The victim that was involved in a stabbing incident that occurred on the French side on the morning of Monday March 25th, 2019, does More...

Courthouse 20180704
By The Publisher On Thursday, March 21st, 2019
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Witch hunt or a new Marcel Loor case?

PHILIPSBURG — Witch hunt or a repeat of the Marcel Loor case? The public prosecutor’s office demanded on Wednesday 18 months of imprisonment, with 6 months suspended against former Immigration and Border More...

OM Openbaar Ministerie - Public Prosecutor Office
By The Publisher On Thursday, March 21st, 2019
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Public Prosecutor’s Office issue statement on ROBALO case

PHILIPSBURG — The Public Prosecutor’s Office (OM) has issued the following press release regarding the ROBALO case. Prison time requested for former Immigration and Border Protection Director The ROBALO More...