Benjamin Delos Santos - updates

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Duterte: Death penalty is a deterrent vs heinous crimes

Feb 10, 2017 - 4:52 PM

As Congress deliberates on the revival of capital punishment the President insists his administration s enforcement of the death penalty will be effective

REVIVING CAPITAL PUNISHMENT. President Duterte believes death penalty is an effective deterrent against heinous crimes. File photo from Presidential Photographers Division

FACT CHECK: Did Aguirre reward inmates who testified vs De Lima?

Feb 09, 2017 - 6:06 PM

While Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II has repeatedly denied it documents obtained by Rappler paint a different picture

VIP TREATMENT? Despite his repeated denials, documents show Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II ordered authorities to restore special privileges of inmates who testified against Senator Leila de Lima.

Aguirre names new BuCor chief

Nov 28, 2016 - 6:34 PM

Retired police senior superintendent Benjamin delos Santos is a lawyer and former CIDG official

BILIBID SECURITY. Members of the PNP-SAF patrol outside the New Bilibid Prison in Muntinlupa City on July 20, 2016 after their recent deployment at the maximum prison for additional security detail. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler