Tag archive for ‘minister of justice’
Minister Anna Richardson
By The Publisher On Sunday, June 21st, 2020
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Minister of Justice reacts to Court ruling and Van Dam motion

PHILIPSBURG — On Friday, June 19, 2020, the Court of First Instance returned with a decision after reviewing a petition filed by 37 inmates and their attorneys against the Government of St. Maarten and the More...

Immigration & Border Protection Services Headquarters - 20200604 JH
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...

MP Melissa D. Gumbs (PFP)
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...

Roland Duncan
By The Publisher On Wednesday, June 10th, 2020
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Duncan: Nearly impossible to revoke a person’s permanent residence permit

PHILIPSBURG — Former Minister of Justice and Attorney at Law Roland E. Duncan says that it is nearly impossible to revoke a person’s permanent residence permit. It is difficult to send them back to More...

09. Landscourant - National Gazette 03 april 2020 - P20 - Decree Minister of Justice
By The Publisher On Saturday, April 4th, 2020
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Doran takes authority to issue certificates of conduct away from chief prosecutor

PHILIPSBURG – Shortly before he left office Minister of Justice Jurendy Doran, currently minister of public housing, urban planning, environment and infrastructure (VROMI) issued a decree that revokes the mandate More...

Forensic Care Taskforce OM MHF TP 20-02-2020
By The Publisher On Thursday, February 20th, 2020
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‘Government needs to ensure that forensic care is available within weeks’

PHILIPSBURG – An urgent letter to the Prime Minister has resulted in the establishment of the Taskforce Forensic Care. In the letter, the Public Prosecution Service, Point Blanche Prison, Turning Point and the More...

Sarah Wescot-Williams - U 2 Can Move founder
By Online Editor On Tuesday, October 15th, 2019
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Sarah: Government smartly secures unanimous support for AML/CTF legislation; Opposing MPs make an about-face

PHILIPSBURG — The changes to the Criminal Code as submitted by former Minister of Justice, Cornelius de Weever, were passed on Friday, October 11th, unanimously in Parliament. The Civil, Criminal and Criminal More...

Council of Ministers urgent press briefing - 23 Sep 2019
By The Publisher On Thursday, October 10th, 2019
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Council of Ministers accepts resignation of Prime Minister and Minister of Justice

PHILIPSBURG – On Thursday October 10th, the Council of Ministers accepted the resignation letters of Prime Minister Leona Romeo-Marlin and Minister of Justice Cornelius deWeever, thus reducing the number of Ministers More...

Minister Wycliffe Smith deputizing for Minister of Justice - 29 May 2019
By The Publisher On Thursday, May 30th, 2019
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Current formation plan prison presented in Parliament

PHILIPSBURG — During an urgent meeting of Parliament on Wednesday, May 29, 2019, regarding the management structure of the detention facilities on St. Maarten, minister Wycliffe Smith deputizing for the minister More...

Minister of Justice Cornelius De Weever - 20 Mar 2019
By The Publisher On Wednesday, March 20th, 2019
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Justice Minister sets the record straight

~ No interference in Theo Heyliger’s case ~ PHILIPSBURG — The Minister of Justice Cornelius De Weever has set the record straight with regard to his Ministry being involved in individual cases. He spoke More...