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Psychotic man gets 5 years for attempted manslaughter

9-Year old schoolgirl still suffers from vicious attack St. Maarten – The Court in First Instance sentenced Angelo Shahairlo Philips to 5 years imprisonment yesterday for attempted manslaughter on a 9-year\-old girl on May 15. Of the sentence, 2

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Drug and gun possession keeps young woman jailed

St. Maarten – The Common Court of Justice confirmed the sentence against Daniella Hughes yesterday. The Court in First Instance sentenced the 26-year-old in March to 21 months – with 7 months suspended – for the possession of 2 kilos of marijua

Editorial - Posted by on September 18, 2014

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Editorial: Wake up call

The sentence a psychotic man received in court yesterday for attempted manslaughter on a 9-year old schoolgirl will leave many people with a bitter taste in their mouth. In tragic cases like this – little girl, seriously disturbed man – there nev

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World Alzheimer report 2014:  Tobacco control cited among Alzheimer risk reduction

LONDON/ST.MAARTEN—A presentation of the World Alzheimers report was made to minister of health Cornelius De Weever by the St. Maarten Alzheimers foundation. The report was commissioned by Alzheimer’s Disease International (ADI) and was produce

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Chain snatcher arrested

St. Maarten—A twenty-two year old chain snatcher with initials R.D. was arrested by police on Tuesday evening after a short foot chase in the Sucker Garden area. “On Tuesday September 16th at approximately 2.45 p.m. a police patrol was sent to

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“Budget security service under scrutiny”

St. Maarten – The contract of the former head of the national security service VDSM, James Richardson, expired a couple of months buy valium diazepam online ago, Prime Minister Sarah Wescot-Williams said at yesterday’s Council of Ministers press

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Drug mule finds no relief on appeal

St. Maarten – Rimelda Hasselbaink-Vola, a 32-year-old from Suriname seemed resigned to her fate yesterday, when Judge Koen Luijks read to her the sentence of the Common Court of Justice. In March, the 32-year-old mother of three, totally lost it wh

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ATM Skimming suspects released from pretrial detention

St. Maarten – Judge Koos van de Ven ordered the termination of the pretrial detention of three Romanian men who were arrested on July 12 on Clem Labega Square in front of the Windward Islands Bank on suspicion of skimming automatic teller machines

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Toppers Restaurant owner and his wife arrested

St. Maarten—The owner of “Toppers” restaurant and his wife were arrested yesterday on illegal firearm possession charges after police discovered a .22 caliber handgun at the office of the business and a fully loaded .38 revolver at their home.