Tag archive for ‘death’
By The Publisher On Sunday, December 10th, 2023

Government faces compensation claim for patient’s solitary confinement death, no response given

PHILIPSBURG — The Government of St. Maarten is under legal scrutiny as it has been mandated to compensate the family of Caulette Julien, who tragically died in August 2020 while in solitary confinement at More...

By The Publisher On Sunday, January 13th, 2019

Beef between boys leads to death 2 year old child

St. Peters/Retreat Estate — St. Peters is all shook up at the tragic death of a 2 year old boy, who is said to be turning 3 tomorrow. The incident occurred sometime around 10:30am this Sunday morning. Apparently, More...

By The Publisher On Monday, August 6th, 2018

Shooting in St. Peters: Man found shot to death in his vehicle

ST. PETERS — On Monday, August 6th, 2018, at approximately 6:40 a.m. the Emergency Dispatch received the first call about a man who was found shot to death in his vehicle on the premises of a home on Marigot More...

By The Publisher On Sunday, December 17th, 2017

Counter-experts: stress did not kill Henriquez

THE HAGUE – The court has to present an interim-verdict in the case against two police officers who were involved in the arrest of Aruban Mitch Henriquez in 2015; Henriquez died a few days after the violent arrest. More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, November 23rd, 2017

Driver who killed former Rotary President Manek sentenced to 24 months

PHILIPSBURG – The common Court of Justice sentenced Kevyn Maurice Cohen on Thursday to 24 months of imprisonment with 8 months suspended and 3 years of probation for causing a traffic accident on April 16, 2015 More...

By Hilbert Haar On Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

Experts: Acute stress syndrome cause of Henriquez’ death

SCHIPHOL – Mitch Henriquez most likely died in June 2015 from an acute stress syndrome that resulted in heart failure. Three experts who studied the case said that on the second day of the trial against two police More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

New video footage sheds more light on the death of Mitch Henriquez

SCHIPHOL – New video footage has surfaced of the fatal arrest of Aruban Mitch Henriquez; the Public Prosecutor said on Monday that he was unaware of this material, Natasja Gibbs reports on Caribisch Netwerk. On More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

Preferential treatment

By Hilbert Haar The independent judge is a precious and essential part of our judicial system. This means that, in general, court rulings simply have to be respected. If you don’t agree, the system offers appeal More...