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St. Maarten News - Posted by on January 24, 2014

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Former Dutch Justice Minister enlightens at USM: “Lack of integrity is difficult to deal with”

St. Maarten - The third Herman Tjeenk Willink Lecture put on by the Council of Advice and the University of St. Martin was described as “enlightening” by the many state and government officials, private sector employees and members of civil socie

St. Maarten News - Posted by on January 24, 2014

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Bakker on dollarization

St. Maarten - The Cft neither has a legal mandate nor a professional opinion on the official currency for St. Maarten, Cft Chairman Age Bakker said in response to a question posed by a member of the audience after his lecture at the University of St.

St. Maarten News - Posted by on January 24, 2014

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MP Patrick Illidge remains in custody 8: more days of questioning

St. Maarten – Chief Public Prosecutor Taco Stein confirmed yesterday that independent Member of Parliament (MP) Patrick illidge has been detained for a further 8 days of interrogation in his involvement in what appears to be a case of bribery by Ba

St. Maarten News - Posted by on January 24, 2014

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Man shot on A T Illidge road – Another stabbed in Dutch Quarter

St. Maarten – A man known to police as “Flamingo” was found in Dutch Quarter bleeding from a wound to his upper right arm yesterday shortly after midnight. Police and detectives were sent to the area. He said he had just left home to go out on

Editorial - Posted by on January 24, 2014

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Editorial: The war on guns

Two disturbing police reports caught our attention. There was a brazen public shooting early yesterday morning, and a teenager was found in possession of a powerful semi-automatic handgun. At times St. Maarten’s headlines become dominated by the sh

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Cft Chairman Bakker’s lecture in series

Cft Chairman Professor Age Bakker delivered an interesting and informative lecture Monday night at the University of St. Martin. There is something in his lecture that we can all learn from, and gain a better insight into how the Kingdom functions, a