FAVE board has to pay big for wrongful dismissal guidance counselor

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PHILIPSBURG – The board of the Foundation for Academic and Vocational Education (FAVE) has to pay 94,000 guilders gross ($52,514) to guidance counselor and job training coordinator Zeynep Sabahoglu for firing her without a valid reason. The board also failed to ask permission for the dismissal and it did not award Sabahoglu compensation. The More...

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By The Publisher On Friday, November 9th, 2018
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Heyliger’s name surfaces in massive bribery case

PHILIPSBURG – When current Member of Parliament Theo Heyliger (United Democrats) was minister of Public Housing, Urban Planning, Environment and Infrastructure he accepted $300,000 in bribes from the Dutch More...

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By The Publisher On Monday, November 5th, 2018
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Van Putten: Court set date injunction case for November 20

PHILIPSBURG — The leader of the Progressive Labor Party Clyde van Putten informed StMaartenNews.com that the injunction case he filed last week Wednesday, October 31, 2018, at the Court of First Instance in More...

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By The Publisher On Monday, November 5th, 2018
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Frans: Dutch TBO officers stole and should have been arrested

PHILIPSBURG — Leader of the USP, MP Frans Richardson on Monday disclosed that two members of the TBO arresting team stole jewelry from Francesco Corallo during his arrest and the raid on his residence in December More...

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By The Publisher On Wednesday, October 31st, 2018
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Clyde van Putten files an injunction against Dutch government in St. Maarten

PHILIPSBURG—The leader of the Progressive Labor Party Clyde van Putten filed an injunction just minutes before midday at the Court of First Instance in Philipsburg on Wednesday. This injunction which was More...

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By The Publisher On Sunday, October 28th, 2018
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Statia heads for injunction against the Netherlands; ultimatum expires Monday at 4pm

ORANJESTAD – Statian politicians spearheaded by Island Council member Clyde van Putten are heading to court in an attempt to regain control of their island. There is not even a remote chance that the Netherlands More...

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By The Publisher On Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018
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Dutch government forced to hire law firm to handle court case in St. Eustatius

ORANJESTAD, ST. EUSTATIUS — At the 11th hour the Dutch government made the decision to hire regional law firm HBN Law on St. Maarten to represent them in court in the case brought forward by Van Putten c.s., More...

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By The Publisher On Thursday, October 18th, 2018
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Court missing $1.148.160 US Dollars from 3rd parties account

PHILIPSBURG — The Joint Court of Justice branch in Philipsburg is missing $1.148.160 US Dollars from its third parties bank account. Court documents in the appeal case of the dismissed court manager Maritsa More...

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By The Publisher On Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
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Guyana Consul to assist with renunciations

GREAT BAY — Guyanese who have not renounced their former nationality to obtain the Dutch passport will be able to do it through the office of the Honorary Consul to Guyana Cleveland Beresford whose office is More...

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By The Publisher On Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
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Ombudsman starts Systemic Investigation regarding PJIAE’s procurement process

Philipsburg — The Ombudsman, Dr. Nilda Arduin, has started a systemic investigation at the level of the functionally responsible Minister, into the procurement process/Procurement Management Policy of Princess More...