Theo Heyliger transferred to Bonaire prison facility

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~ The Judge of Instruction ruled today to keep T.H. in pre-trial detention for an additional 8 days ~ Press Release Communication’s Office Anti-Corruption Taskforce (TBO) T.H. will undergo his pre-trial detention in the Judicial Institution Caribbean Netherlands JICN on Bonaire. This decision has been made based on the fact that the Point Blanche More...

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By The Publisher On Friday, March 1st, 2019
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Court grants Schotte witness-interview with Pellicano

WILLEMSTAD – The Court in First Instance has granted a request from former Prime Minister Gerrit Schotte and his partner Cicely van der Dijs to hear the Italian prosecutor R. Pellicano as a witness in a so-called More...

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By The Publisher On Thursday, February 28th, 2019
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Theo Heyliger still in detention cell at Philipsburg police station

PHILIPSBURG — At the time of questioning on Thursday morning, communication’s officer for the Anti-Corruption Task Force TBO, Roderick Gouverneur, did not ascertain whether Theo Heyliger was still being More...

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By The Publisher On Monday, February 25th, 2019
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Court permits prosecution of Theo Heyliger in LARIMAR case

PHILIPSBURG — Communication’s Officer of the of the Anti-Corruption Taskforce TBO, Roderick Gouverneur, informed StMaartenNews.com that today the court has granted the Prosecutor’s Office permission More...

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By The Publisher On Monday, February 25th, 2019
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Judge extends pre-trial detention for MP Theo Heyliger

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten – The pre-trial detention of Member of Parliament and leader of the United Democrats, Theo Heyliger has been extended to eight days. Mr. Heyliger, who was arrested on Tuesday morning More...

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By The Publisher On Tuesday, February 19th, 2019
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Theo Heyliger arrested in Larimar investigation

GREAT BAY — Suspect T.H. (48) was arrested by the Anti corruption Taskforce (TBO) this morning, February 19, 2019. The suspect has been placed in pre-trial detention. More information will provided later More...

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By The Publisher On Wednesday, February 13th, 2019
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Court allows prosecutor to sell Corallo’s boats

PHILIPSBURG – The Court in First Instance denied casino owner Francesco Corallo’s request to stop the sale of three boats he owns in a ruling dated January 10 that was recently published on rechtspraak.nl. More...

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By The Publisher On Wednesday, January 30th, 2019
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TBO arrests two in Larimar-investigation

In interest of the ongoing “Larimar” criminal investigation, the Anti-Corruption Taskforce (TBO) of the National Detectives (RST), conducted several house and office searches on St. Maarten and Curaçao. As More...

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By The Publisher On Monday, December 10th, 2018
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Interview with the departing Interim Chief Prosecutor Jeroen Steenbrink

~ Invisible yet driven and focused behind the scenes ~ It seems much longer but Interim Chief Prosecutor Jeroen Steenbrink has only been serving in St. Maarten for little over a year. Steenbrink started last year More...

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By The Publisher On Thursday, November 29th, 2018
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Supreme Court upholds Schotte’s conviction

THE HAGUE – In a 65-page ruling containing 169 articles the Supreme Court has confirmed the conviction of Curacao’s former Prime Minister Gerrit Schotte to 3 years of imprisonment and a 5-year ban from More...