Notaries accept short term solution for Kadaster

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PHILIPSBURG — On Sunday, July 15th, 2018, in an invited comment regarding the expiration of the ultimatum issued by the notaris, minister of Finance, Perry Geerlings, stated that the notaries have accepted a short-term solution in regards to the functioning of the Kadaster and that the notaries have also offered their assistance if needed. However, More...

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By The Publisher On Thursday, July 12th, 2018
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Notaries issue ultimatum about non-functioning Kadaster

PHILIPSBURG – On Wednesday, July 11th, 2018, the notaries on St. Maarten issued an ultimatum regarding the lack of a functioning Mortgage Conservator at the Kadaster. If by Sunday, July 15th, no action is taken More...

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By The Publisher On Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018
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Theo Heyliger on rumors of impending prosecution: “Part of my life”

GREAT BAY — Once again, Member of Parliament Theo Heyliger is at the center of rumors of impending prosecution. Tuesday, July 3rd, members of the media, in particularly those of the online news sites, were More...

Journalists protecting sources identity
By Desk Editor On Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018
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Protection of journalists’ sources now legally regulated in The Netherlands

  THE NETHERLANDS/PHILIPSBURG — The legislative proposal of Minister Grapperhaus (Justice and Security), which provides legal protection for journalists who choose not to reveal their sources, was More...

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By The Publisher On Saturday, June 16th, 2018
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Dutch and local Ombudsman join forces to help vulnerable citizens

PHILIPSBURG – National Ombudsman in the Netherlands Reinier van Zutphen and St. Maarten’s Ombudsman Dr. Nilda Arduin have joined forces to come to the rescue of citizens who need post-hurricane help and do More...

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By Desk Editor On Thursday, June 14th, 2018
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Port St. Maarten Management pleased with Court Ruling

PORT ST. MAARTEN — June 14, 2018, the Joint Court of Justice rendered a provisional judgment with regard to the Public Prosecutor’s request for a civil inquiry and several injunctive measures. The Court More...

USM Law School Programme initiators
By The Publisher On Wednesday, June 13th, 2018
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University starts law-program in September

PHILIPSBURG – Starting in September, eligible students will be able to begin with their law studies at the University of St. Martin, Minister Jorien Wuite (Education) announced at Wednesday’s council of Ministers More...

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By The Publisher On Wednesday, June 13th, 2018
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Minister promotes small claims procedure

PHILIPSBURG – With the assistance of Judge Peter Lemaire, the Justice department is developing a standard form for the small claims court procedure. The form will be available on the website of the court starting More...

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By The Publisher On Friday, June 8th, 2018
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Mexican standoff with pro bono lawyers

PHILIPSBURG – The strike of the pro bono lawyers enters its fourth week on Saturday and there is still no solution in sight. Geert Hatzmann, the Dean of the Bar Association, does not exclusively rely on handling More...

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By The Publisher On Friday, June 8th, 2018
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Court gets around absence of pro bono laywers

PHILIPSBURG – In the absence of the pro bono lawyers who went on strike over a payment conflict with the government three weeks ago, the Court in First Instance blustered through a handful of criminal cases on More...