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Opinion - Posted by on October 15, 2013

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Opinion: Expectations (from the prosecutor’s office)

By Mr. Geert Hatzmann* More than a year ago I wrote in this newspaper an article about the incomprehensible if not scandalous way the Public Prosecutor’s Office left a client of mine who had become the victim of a cowardly crime out in the cold.

Editorial - Posted by on October 15, 2013

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Editorial: Proper instructions (for attorneys to visit clients at the police station)

The trouble attorneys encounter at the police station when they want to visit their clients seems to be a highly unnecessary complication to the relationship between the partners in the judicial chain. Apparently the frustration with some members

St. Maarten News - Posted by on October 15, 2013

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French ask assistance with deadly shooting

St. Maarten – The French side authorities submitted a request for judicial assistance to the prosecutor’s office in Philipsburg yesterday, following a shooting in French Quarter on Sunday morning whereby 24-year-old Arinaldo Hanley was killed.

St. Maarten News, Uncategorized - Posted by on October 15, 2013

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Light pollution talk right on target

SABA / By Suzanne Nielsen —Astronomer Stephan Martin’s Thursday night talk on light pollution was more prophetic that he realized. His lecture at the Sea and Learn conference on the dangers of artificial lightening was only hours before neighbor

St. Maarten News - Posted by on October 15, 2013

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Pandemonium at police station

Officers deny access to clients; attorneys enragedSt. Maarten / By Hilbert Haar – Attorneys Shaira Bommel and Cor Merx hit a blank wall yesterday when they wanted to visit their clients at the police station. The police refused them access, saying

St. Maarten News - Posted by on October 15, 2013

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“No need for integrity audit” SHTA sees room for direct improvement

GREAT BAY - The St. Maarten Hospitality and Trade Association (SHTA) is cognizant of the issues surrounding the discussion about the execution of an integrity audit. “But we are concerned that the real issue is being lost in the debate,” the asso

St. Maarten News - Posted by on October 15, 2013

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Laser 101 celebrates 20 years with massive bash

St. Maarten - “Everybody has a surprise,” Gee Money of Laser 101 said yesterday, as the station hosted the representatives, or the “four families,” as he put it, of St. Maarten nightlife – Bliss, Tantra, Le Shore, and Soggy Dollar Bar – l

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Heineken Regatta holds Facebook photo competition

GREAT BAY – The St. Maarten Heineken Regatta is organizing a Facebook photo competition which will be open to all photographers both professional and amateur. The organizers are looking for the best photos in three different categories; St. Maa