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PHILIPSBURG - Chief Prosecutor Hans Mos in not pleased with the decision of the court to release two convicted criminals because of the violation of their detention agreements.

PERU - The process to extradite Joran van der Sloot from Peru to the United States has begun, CNN reports.

PHILIPSBURG - The legal team of the Workers Institute For Organized Labour {WIFOL}, HBN Law, is still awaiting a ruling from the high court after their hearing last week.

PHILIPSBURG - The legal team of Workers Institute For Organised Labour {WIFOL} and Sun Resorts, were back in court on Friday afternoon.

PHILIPSBURG - The request by Workers Institute For Organised Labour {WIFOL} through their lawyer Martin Le Poole of HBN Law to remove one of the judges in the appeal case filed against the judge's ruling to pay the Pelican workers has been denied.

PHILIPSBURG - Public Citizen Rosendo Agata stated on Friday that he was abused by the police after he was arrested in an abuse case involving his son on Tuesday evening.

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – Law enforcement officials from the various departments and bodies of country Sint Maarten under the leadership of Minister of Justice Hon. Roland Duncan, on Wednesday met at the Philipsburg Police Station to discuss the combatting of illegal immigration, human smuggling and information sharing within the Kingdom.

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – Prime Minister Hon. Sarah Wescot Williams on Wednesday received a visit from Interpol's Secretary General Ronald Noble.

PHILIPSBURG - The law firm representing the Labour Union, Workers Institute For Organised Labour (WIFOL), representative of the Pelican Workers, HBN Law represented by Martin le Pole, was not surprised by the legal maneuvers of the Pelican legal team.

PHILIPSBURG - Attorney representing the Simpson-bay Resort Management Company, Attorney at law Jairo Bloem confirmed on Tuesday they have filed a petition requesting a stay on the execution of the judgment against the resort on behalf of the works.

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