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  • EXPLAINER: Sandiganbayan denies Revilla’s bid to stop his plunder trial

    February 23, 2017 2:00 PM 3

    The Sandiganbayan denies Revilla's motion which was anchored on technicalities and questions on wording MANILA, Philippines – Former senator Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr’s plunder trial was deferred for the third time on Thursday, February 23, after his lawyers expressed their intent to appeal the Sandiganbayan’s denial of their motion to quash. The motion

  • De Lima’s blunder was failing to answer complaints, says Aguirre

    February 23, 2017 12:13 PM 4

    Sen. Leila De Lima committed a huge blunder by not responding to the drug complaints filed against her before the Department of Justice. Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II said the senator had been given an opportunity to respond to the criminal complaints filed against her but she chose to instead question the jurisdiction of the DOJ. De Lima told the DOJ panel

  • EXPLAINER: What is Leila de Lima being accused of?

    February 23, 2017 12:13 PM 3

    Take a look at the DOJ's drug charges against Senator Leila de Lima Section 5 of the Dangerous Drugs Act, which penalizes the "sale, trading, administration, dispensation, delivery, distribution and transportation of illegal drugs." According to the charge sheet, between November 2012 and March 2013, De Lima and former Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) officer-in-charge

  • Who is the judge who ordered De Lima's arrest?

    February 23, 2017 11:40 AM 3

    Senator Leila de Lima, during her time as chief of the Department of Justice, was involved in other cases with Muntinlupa Judge Juanita Guerrero MANILA, Philippines – A Muntinlupa trial court judge ordered the arrest of Senator Leila de Lima on Thursday, February 23, over drug charges. Judge Juanita Guerrero of the Muntinlupa Regional Trial Court Branch

  • FULL STATEMENT: LP senators on pending arrest of Leila de Lima

    February 23, 2017 10:53 AM 3

    'This arrest is purely political vendetta and has no place in justice system that upholds the rule of law. This is condemnable,' say the Liberal Party senators MANILA, Philippines – Judge Juanita Guerrero of the Muntinlupa City Regional Trial Court Branch 204 ordered the arrest of Senator Leila de Lima and two others for drug charges on Thursday, February

  • Pro-Duterte rallies set Feb. 25 in Mindanao, Manila, overseas

    February 23, 2017 10:43 AM 6

    This file photo from 2016 shows the supporters of then Davao City mayor Rodrigo Duterte urging him to run for President. The same groups that helped him win the presidency will hold rallies in Rizal Park or Luneta in Manila, Davao City and other parts of Mindanao and in various countries in a show of force on Feb. 25. (RADYO INQUIRER FILE PHOTO) Constancio

  • Arrest warrant out vs De Lima – even before courts hear her plea

    February 23, 2017 9:59 AM 4

    MANILA — A warrant of arrest was issued Thursday by the Muntinlupa Regional Trial Court against Sen. Leila De Lima and two other co-accused, a day before the courts could hear her motions to dismiss the illegal drugs charges against her. Muntinlupa RTC Branch 204 confirmed that it released an arrest warrant against De Lima at 3:45 p.m. for Criminal

  • D-League: Cafe France fends off Victoria, extends win streak to 4

    February 23, 2017 9:27 AM 3

    Cafe France brushed off its early struggles and uncorked a scathing third quarter charge to clip Victoria Sports-MLQU, 95-84, Thursday in the 2017 PBA D-League Aspirants’ Cup at Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig. Paul Desiderio and Rod Ebondo teamed up in the third quarter as they used a 17-4 tear to recover from a 44-32 halftime deficit and turn it to a 49-48 midway

  • Court orders arrest of Leila de Lima

    February 23, 2017 8:24 AM 3

    (UPDATED) The arrest warrant is issued days after the Department of Justice filed charges against its former chief for allegedly receiving drug money from convicts MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – The Muntinlupa City Regional Trial Court has ordered the arrest of Senator Leila de Lima and two others for drug charges on Thursday, February 23. Judge Juanita

  • Court orders arrest of De Lima

    February 23, 2017 8:11 AM 3

    Muntinlupa Regional Trial Court (Branch 204) Executive Judge Juanita T. Guerrero has ordered the arrest of Senator Leila de Lima. De Lima is facing a case for violation of Section 5 (sale) in relation to Section 3 (jj trading), Section 26 (b ) and Section 28 or the criminal liability of government officials and employees of Republic Act 9165 or the Comprehensive