MP Heyliger-Marten requests formal position of Bar Association

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~ Racism and bigotry in St. Maarten are unacceptable, says MP Grisha Heyliger-Marten ~ PHILIPSBURG—”The fact that Mr. Hatzmann sees the people of Sint Maarten as “little village people” proves that he is part of the bigger problem,” said United People’s Party Faction Leader in Parliament, the honourable Grisha Heyliger-Marten More...

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By The Publisher On Sunday, June 28th, 2020
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Van Dam’s plan to take over prison is unlawful

~ Knops gets it right for once, says MP Heyliger-Marten ~ PHILIPSBURG — Faction Leader for the United People’s UP Party in Parliament on St. Maarten Grisha Heyliger-Marten says Dutch MP Chris van Dam’s More...

Member of Parliament Sarah A. Wescot-Williams
By The Publisher On Saturday, June 27th, 2020
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“Government finds itself between a rock and a hard place”

UD Board: “In order to appease the part of the St. Maarten governing coalition that wants to say “thanks, but no thanks” to the Netherlands, the government finds itself between a rock and a hard place.” When More...

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By The Publisher On Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020
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Buncamper: the fight is legit

PHILIPSBURG — “Their message is fair and it is clear,” said Member of Parliament Claudius Buncamper about the protest by employees that took to the streets on Monday morning to air their dissatisfaction More...

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By The Publisher On Friday, June 19th, 2020
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PM Jacobs demands respect of State Secretary Knops

Dear Editor, In the Council of Ministers Press Briefing held on Wednesday, June 17, 2020, the Honorable Prime Minister Jacobs recounted the virtual meeting that she and the Minister of Finance had with State Secretary More...

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By The Publisher On Thursday, June 18th, 2020
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UD board: Serious times require strong forward-thinking leadership

“We are in serious times, that require strong forward-thinking leadership,” says UD board PHILIPSBURG — The board of the United Democrats (UD) held an urgent meeting on Tuesday evening to discuss More...

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By The Publisher On Wednesday, June 17th, 2020
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PFP faction submits old and new questions to Minister Doran

PHILIPSBURG -– On June 16, 2020, Party for Progress (PFP) Members of Parliament (MP) Melissa Gumbs and Raeyhon Peterson have submitted questions to the Honorable Minister of Public Housing, Spatial Planning, Environment More...

Grisha Heyliger-Marten - Heavy Equipment at Airport
By The Publisher On Tuesday, June 16th, 2020
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MP Heyliger-Marten tells Government “Put our local heavy equipment to work first”

PHILIPSBURG— Faction Leader for the United People’s Party in Parliament of St. Maarten, the honourable Grisha Heyliger-Marten, is demanding that government “put our local contractors and companies More...

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By The Publisher On Tuesday, June 16th, 2020
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PFP questions immigration-initiative Minister Richardson

PHILIPSBURG – Justice Minister Anna Richardson has issued a press statement about the status of temporary residence permit-holders, warning them to arrange the extension of their permit or run the risk of deportation. More...

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By The Publisher On Tuesday, June 16th, 2020
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PFP Requests Clarity from Justice Minister on Illegal Immigration Announcement

Concerned about Compliance with International Human Rights Standards PHILIPSBURG – PFP Members of Parliament Melissa Gumbs and Raeyhon Peterson have submitted questions to Minister Anna Richardson, following the More...