Hasani Ellis new Deputy Minister Plenipotentiary St. Maarten

PHILIPSBURG--Hasani Ellis on Wednesday, January 25, took the oath of office as the new Deputy Minister Plenipotentiary.
 
Governor Eugene Holiday administered the oath of office during a brief ceremony at his cabinet.
 
Holiday congratulated the new deputy minister plenipotentiary on his appointment and wished him “strength and wisdom” in the performances of his duties representing St. Maarten in the Netherlands.
 
Ellis is the former president of the board of the Democratic Party (DP).

Hof maakt oriƫntatiepunten bij straftoemeting bekend

Het Gemeenschappelijk Hof van Justitie van Aruba, Curaçao, Sint Maarten en van Bonaire, Sint Eustatius en Saba heeft besloten om zijn reeds bestaande, interne oriëntatiepunten voor straftoemeting in strafzaken te publiceren.

St. Maarten students to participate in International Moot Court Competition

PHILIPSBURG--The SXM Moot Court Foundation has selected a team of high school students who will represent St. Maarten in the 2020 High School International Moot Court Competition in Gdynia, Poland, from January 27 to 31, 2020.

Crown witness to be heard in St. Maarten in Larimar case

PHILIPSBURG--Crown witness R.M. must be heard in St. Maarten in the Larimar investigation, the Court decided on Thursday. The Court is to work with the Prosecutor’s Office and other justice stakeholders to ensure his safety during the trial.