Tag archive for ‘charges’
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...

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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...

Emerald investigation
By The Publisher On Monday, June 11th, 2018
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Emerald-trial: forged invoices, bribes and tax fraud

PHILIPSBURG – Three high-profile defendants appeared in court on Monday morning for the highly anticipated first step in the Emerald-trial: Member of Parliament Frans Richardson, suspended Port Director Mark More...

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By The Publisher On Wednesday, January 31st, 2018
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Matser faces two years in prison for 2014 election fraud

PHILIPSBURG – The public prosecutor demanded 2 years of imprisonment against Member of Parliament Silvio Matser on Wednesday morning for election fraud committed in 2014. The prosecutor also asked the court to More...

hypnotic-raid
By The Publisher On Thursday, December 14th, 2017
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Prosecutor calls defendant a wolf in sheep’s clothing

PHILIPSBURG – The public prosecutor took human smuggling suspect Mayoline Joan P. to task in the Court in First Instance on Wednesday after her attorney Jairo Bloem had petitioned the court for a postponement More...