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Theo Heyliger
By The Publisher On Saturday, November 16th, 2019
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Silence results in acquittal for Heyliger

PHILIPSBURG – The Court in first Instance has acquitted suspended Member of Parliament Theo Heyliger of attempts to bribe former parliamentarian Romain Laville for lack of sufficient supporting evidence. This More...

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By The Publisher On Thursday, October 24th, 2019
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Prosecution calls for prison time in attempted bribery case (CATFISH)

PHILIPBURG — The preliminary hearing in the CATFISH investigation took place today in court. The Public Prosecution Service is demanding a prison sentence of 12 months of which 6 months’ are conditional More...

President of Parliament Sarah Wescot-Williams intro on passport issue - 24 June 2019
By The Publisher On Monday, June 24th, 2019
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Sarah: Parliament requests investigation into “integrity of our passport system”

PHILIPSBURG — President of Parliament, Sarah Wescot-Williams, during the opening of the budget presentation on Monday morning, June 24, 2019, as a notification, informed Prime Minister Leona Romeo-Marlin More...

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By The Publisher On Wednesday, June 19th, 2019
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Prosecutor: Heyliger got his passport back immediately upon second request

PHILIPSBURG – Following media reports about suspended MP Theo Heyliger legal troubles the United States cancelled his ESTA (electronic system for travel authorization. This made it impossible for Heyliger to More...

Grisha Heyliger-Marten with Theo Heyliger's Passport - 17 June 2019
By The Publisher On Monday, June 17th, 2019
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Theo Heyliger’s passport released to wife Grisha Marten

PHILIPSBURG — The Prosecutor’s Office on St. Maarten finally released the passport of Theo Heyliger to his wife, Grisha Heyliger-Marten, on the afternoon of Monday, June 17, 2019. This was necessary More...

Theo Heyliger in Island Council meeting - crca 1998
By The Publisher On Thursday, May 30th, 2019
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Heyliger pays the price “for years of suspicious dealings”

PHILIPSBURG – The downfall of the Golden Boy cannot have come as a surprise to anybody. It cannot have been easy to go through life as Claude Wathey’s grandson, as the man who had to step into the ole’ man’s More...

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By The Publisher On Tuesday, May 28th, 2019
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Indictment: Heyliger took bribes worth almost ten million guilders

PHILIPSBURG – Between 2004 and 2014 United Democrats politician Theo Heyliger allegedly accepted bribes worth more than $5.5 million (9.9 million guilders) from Windward Roads, dredging company Devcon and Volker More...

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...

Jules James (2)
By The Publisher On Monday, March 25th, 2019
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Opposition prevents substitute James from entering parliament

PHILIPSBURG — The opposition benches remained empty on Monday morning when parliament was supposed to examine the credentials of substitute MP Jules James. Due to a lack of quorum, the meeting could not take More...

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By The Publisher On Monday, March 18th, 2019
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Theo Heyliger to remain detained in Bonaire for next 60 days

Press release Monday, March 18, 2019 By request of the Public Prosecutor, last Friday, March 14, the judge made a decision in regards to T.H.’s detention. During the proceedings circumstances associated with More...