Former CDA minister Camiel Eurlings and the Public Prosecutor reached an agreement on settling assault charges made by Eurlings' ex-girlfriend outside of court, a spokesperson for Eurlings said in a statement on Thursday, NU.nl reports.
The lawyers of the suspects in the murder of Dutch couple Ingrid Visser and Louis Severein were unable to reached a settlement agreement with the prosecutors, according to Spanish media. The defense wants a 20 year prison sentence for the three main suspects, while the prosecutors want 50 years for murder. No compromise could be reached
Ageas, the insurer left over after the collapse of Dutch-Belgian financial group Fortis, reached a 1.2 billion euro settlement agreement with Fortis shareholders. The money will be used to settle all outstanding legal claims of damages suffered when Fortis collapsed in 2007 and 2008