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Drilon asks Aguirre: Why only 37 cases out of 4,000 killings?

Aug 17, 2017 - 3:40 PM

(UPDATED) 'Dismal [performance]. Well, it's a part of the culture of impunity,' says Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon on the Department of Justice's work on drug-related killings

Drilon asks Aguirre: Why only 37 cases out of 4,000 killings?

PH grants visas on arrival to Chinese nationals

Aug 17, 2017 - 11:07 AM

Those entitled to the privilege are members of tour groups of DOT-accredited operators, businessmen backed by business groups and government agencies, athletes, and delegates to conventions and exhibitions

PH grants visas on arrival to Chinese nationals

BIR investigates Comelec chief, wife Patricia Bautista

Aug 16, 2017 - 12:53 PM

Revenue officials join the National Bureau of Investigation and the Presidential Commission on Good Government in the extensive probe into the claims of unexplained wealth against Comelec Chairman Andres Bautista

BIR investigates Comelec chief, wife Patricia Bautista

PNP tries to file drug charges vs slain Parojinog couple

Aug 15, 2017 - 5:38 PM

The Department of Justice rejects the criminal complaint filed by police against Ozamiz City Mayor Reynaldo Parojinog Sr and his wife, Susan, who were killed in a police raid on July 30

PNP tries to file drug charges vs slain Parojinog couple

NBI arrests Cebu businessmen for stealing P6M Yolanda aid

Aug 15, 2017 - 5:05 PM

The arrested individuals allegedly hacked into email addresses to direct the deposit of funds into their bank accounts

NBI arrests Cebu businessmen for stealing P6M Yolanda aid

Drug raps filed vs broker, middleman in drug shipment mess

Aug 15, 2017 - 4:24 PM

The complaints are for importation of illegal drugs which is a non-bailable offense and has a maximum penalty of life imprisonment

Drug raps filed vs broker, middleman in drug shipment mess

Parojinog siblings test negative for drugs

Aug 15, 2017 - 2:06 PM

The siblings are detained at the PNP Custodial Center in Camp Crame upon their request as they await their arraignment

Parojinog siblings test negative for drugs

Peter Lim snubs DOJ probe

Aug 14, 2017 - 11:23 AM

'He's not that person, he has always denied it,' Lim's lawyer says of the businessman being linked to the drug trade

Peter Lim snubs DOJ probe

Bautista may face charges even if settlement reached with wife – Aguirre

Aug 09, 2017 - 6:10 PM

Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II says Comelec Chairman Andres Bautista's stint as PCGG head is also being investigated for possible anomalies

Bautista may face charges even if settlement reached with wife – Aguirre

Malacañang wants thorough probe into wealth claims vs Comelec chair

Aug 07, 2017 - 10:29 AM

(UPDATED) The National Bureau of Investigation will look into allegations that Commission on Elections Chairman Andres Bautista illegally amassed nearly P1 billion

Malacañang wants thorough probe into wealth claims vs Comelec chair

Indicted? Charged? A guide to court jargon

Aug 06, 2017 - 10:00 AM

Understand the court process behind the highly-publicized cases in the news today

Indicted? Charged? A guide to court jargon

Mayor Parojinog's brother on immigration lookout

Aug 04, 2017 - 2:13 PM

'There is a strong possibility that the foregoing personality may attempt to place himself beyond the reach of the legal processes,' Aguirre says

Mayor Parojinog's brother on immigration lookout

Free tuition fee, Parojinogs, Mueller | Midday wRap

Aug 04, 2017 - 1:28 PM

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Free tuition fee, Parojinogs, Mueller | Midday wRap

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, August 4, 2017

Aug 04, 2017 - 10:49 AM

Hello! Here are the stories you shouldn't miss this Friday.

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, August 4, 2017

Parojinogs charged with illegal possession of firearms, drugs

Aug 03, 2017 - 8:45 PM

(UPDATED) The Department of Justice also rules that the detention of the Parojinog siblings is valid even if the 36-hour prescribed period already lapsed

Parojinogs charged with illegal possession of firearms, drugs

Customs exec, others in drug shipment mess on Immigration lookout

Aug 03, 2017 - 12:00 PM

Alleged drug shipper Richard Tan is also on the Immigration lookout bulletin

Customs exec, others in drug shipment mess on Immigration lookout

DOJ to begin probe into drug trade allegations vs Peter Lim

Aug 02, 2017 - 3:10 PM

A police complaint states that Cebu-based businessman Peter Lim supplied 'staggering amounts of shabu' to the group of Kerwin Espinosa

DOJ to begin probe into drug trade allegations vs Peter Lim

DOJ panel: Parojinog siblings' arrest, inquest valid

Aug 01, 2017 - 7:30 PM

A resolution recommending that charges be filed against Ozamiz City Vice Mayor Nova Parojinog and her brother Reynaldo Parojinog Jr has yet to be released

DOJ panel: Parojinog siblings' arrest, inquest valid

Subpoena served on alleged drug lord Peter Lim in Cebu

Aug 01, 2017 - 6:52 PM

Accused by President Rodrigo Duterte of being one of the biggest drug traders, alias Jaguar is ordered to appear at the justice department in two weeks

Subpoena served on alleged drug lord Peter Lim in Cebu

Without charges, Parojinogs should already be released – Topacio

Aug 01, 2017 - 2:40 PM

Lawyer Ferdinand Topacio says police should have freed Ozamiz City Vice Mayor Nova Parojinog and her brother Reynaldo Parojinog Jr at 6 pm of Monday, July 31

Without charges, Parojinogs should already be released – Topacio

Parojinog, model houses, Gordon | Evening wRap

Jul 31, 2017 - 8:28 PM

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Parojinog, model houses, Gordon | Evening wRap

Ferdinand Topacio to lead Parojinog legal team

Jul 31, 2017 - 7:02 PM

'Pati mga babae, pati ina, namatay? I think the magnitude of the killings is grossly disproportionate to a legitimate operation,' Topacio says

Ferdinand Topacio to lead Parojinog legal team

Alleged drug lord Peter Lim on immigration lookout list

Jul 31, 2017 - 1:20 PM

The Department of Justice orders the Bureau of Immigration to monitor if Lim and 7 others linked to the drug trade will try to leave the Philippines

Alleged drug lord Peter Lim on immigration lookout list

3 witnesses vs De Lima moved back to Bilibid maximum security compound

Jul 28, 2017 - 12:07 PM

The group Kabalikat urges Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II not to transfer the witnesses as this may affect the drug cases against detained Senator Leila de Lima

3 witnesses vs De Lima moved back to Bilibid maximum security compound

Grab and Uber, Aguirre, PCGG | Evening wRap

Jul 27, 2017 - 7:52 PM

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Grab and Uber, Aguirre, PCGG | Evening wRap

Lacson: DOJ circular may nullify downgraded charges in Espinosa slay

Jul 26, 2017 - 2:17 PM

Senator Panfilo Lacson points out a department circular which supposedly limits the DOJ undersecretaries' power to handle petitions for review

Lacson: DOJ circular may nullify downgraded charges in Espinosa slay

Chinese nationals cleared in Singaporean kidnapping case

Jul 25, 2017 - 10:02 PM

The DOJ resolution says the Singaporean victim failed to positively identify the 30 Chinese suspects as among those who kidnapped her from a casino in Manila

Chinese nationals cleared in Singaporean kidnapping case

Trump renews attacks on own attorney general

Jul 25, 2017 - 10:36 AM

(UPDATED) Trump has expressed increasing anger with Attorney General Jeff Sessions as his Justice Department's investigations into possible Trump-Russia collusion quickens

Trump renews attacks on own attorney general

Aquino on new PDAF scam probe, Napoles: 'I'm confused'

Jul 22, 2017 - 11:15 AM

The former president also defends former budget secretary Florencio Abad, the apparent target of the DOJ's reinvestigation of the pork barrel scam

Aquino on new PDAF scam probe, Napoles: 'I'm confused'

Torture victims can now get psychological, financial aid from gov’t

Jul 20, 2017 - 6:34 PM

The Department of Social Welfare and Development leads 4 other agencies in the provision of services for torture victims

Torture victims can now get psychological, financial aid from gov’t

Martial Law, Uber and Grab, Aguirre | Evening wRap

Jul 18, 2017 - 7:40 PM

Watch the evening newscast with Marguerite de Leon

Martial Law, Uber and Grab, Aguirre | Evening wRap

Aguirre bet for BuCor, DDB Chair Santiago, has drugs case on review

Jul 18, 2017 - 4:05 PM

Santiago's dismissed drug case on automatic review stems from allegations that PDEA, under his term, illegally sold contrabands seized during operations

Aguirre bet for BuCor, DDB Chair Santiago, has drugs case on review

SC approves Aguirre's request to transfer Maute cases to Taguig

Jul 18, 2017 - 3:20 PM

Petitioners, meanwhile, urge the Supreme Court to still decide on petitions asking that Congress convene to discuss the merits of Duterte's martial law proclamation

SC approves Aguirre's request to transfer Maute cases to Taguig

Aguirre hits De Lima for filing complaint against him

Jul 15, 2017 - 2:21 PM

'She is just trying to be relevant,' Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II says

Aguirre hits De Lima for filing complaint against him

BuCor chief Benjamin de los Santos resigns

Jul 13, 2017 - 8:55 PM

(UPDATED) 'Issue about resurgence of drug trade has made me irrelevant,' Benjamin de los Santos says in a text message to reporters

BuCor chief Benjamin de los Santos resigns

De Lima presents testimonies of 'coerced witnesses' in complaint vs Aguirre

Jul 13, 2017 - 7:27 PM

De Lima accuses Aguirre of using fake bank transaction slips to link her to Bilibid drug money

De Lima presents testimonies of 'coerced witnesses' in complaint vs Aguirre

De Lima files complaint vs Aguirre before Ombudsman

Jul 13, 2017 - 6:00 PM

Senator Leila de Lima accuses Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II of instructing his prosecutors not to file cases against law enforcement personnel waging the war on drugs

De Lima files complaint vs Aguirre before Ombudsman

Richard Gutierrez denies tax evasion charges

Jul 13, 2017 - 5:58 PM

The actor, who is accused of having a tax liability of P38.57 million, asks the Department of Justice to dismiss the BIR complaint against him for lack of probable cause

Richard Gutierrez denies tax evasion charges

DOJ orders parallel NBI probe into Bilibid inmate's death

Jul 11, 2017 - 5:41 PM

Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II also orders the Bureau of Corrections to submit an initial report on the incident

DOJ orders parallel NBI probe into Bilibid inmate's death

DOJ offers witness protection to father of Bulacan massacre victims

Jul 07, 2017 - 10:20 AM

Once admitted into the state's Witness Protection Program, Dexter Carlos will also get shelter and livelihood assistance

DOJ offers witness protection to father of Bulacan massacre victims

COA recommends graft charges vs DOJ, BuCor officials in Tadeco deal

Jul 06, 2017 - 2:15 PM

State auditors say BuCor management must initiate the filing of charges against the officials before the Ombudsman

COA recommends graft charges vs DOJ, BuCor officials in Tadeco deal

Youth groups file ethics complaint vs Aguirre over fake news

Jul 05, 2017 - 12:30 PM

'If he resigns, that's very good, that's delicadeza, but our strongest position would be for the President to actually take him out of office,' says one of the complainants

Youth groups file ethics complaint vs Aguirre over fake news

NBI to investigate 'resurgence' of Bilibid drug trade

Jul 05, 2017 - 8:41 AM

Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II also says he plans to replace the Special Action Force troops with soldiers inside Bilibid

NBI to investigate 'resurgence' of Bilibid drug trade

PDAF cases, Duterte-time: Napoles confident of freedom 'in less than 2 years'

Jul 01, 2017 - 1:00 PM

The justice department, the Solicitor General, and the Court of Appeals have helped the cases of the alleged pork barrel scam mastermind in no small measure

PDAF cases, Duterte-time: Napoles confident of freedom 'in less than 2 years'

Under Aguirre: DOJ in numbers

Jul 01, 2017 - 9:30 AM

Aguirre boasts of higher disposition and conviction rates for 2016

Under Aguirre: DOJ in numbers

Marawi death toll, De Lima, Pacquiao | Evening wRap

Jun 30, 2017 - 8:24 PM

Watch the evening newscast with Mara Cepeda

Marawi death toll, De Lima, Pacquiao | Evening wRap

Gov't prosecutors clear bank employees suspected of rebellion

Jun 29, 2017 - 6:22 PM

The men are cleared a few days after the Philippine Coast Guard nabbed them at a Cagayan de Oro port where they were found with boxes of money passed off as documents

Gov't prosecutors clear bank employees suspected of rebellion

Congress has authority to clip DOJ chief's powers – Escudero

Jun 29, 2017 - 3:40 PM

'The intention of that bill is to remove politics from the justice system so it does not depend on the sitting DOJ secretary or president,' says the senator who seeks to refile a measure that will limit powers of any sitting DOJ chief

Congress has authority to clip DOJ chief's powers – Escudero

DOJ prepares 30 Manila prosecutors for Maute trial

Jun 28, 2017 - 9:57 PM

Charges of rebellion against members of the terrorist group will be heard continuously – in Metro Manila, if the High Court grants the DOJ's request

DOJ prepares 30 Manila prosecutors for Maute trial

Duterte, Marcos, Trump | Evening wRap

Jun 27, 2017 - 8:16 PM

Watch the evening newscast with Marguerite de Leon

Duterte, Marcos, Trump | Evening wRap