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Child abuse complaint filed vs Sagay police over massacre case

Dec 04, 2018 - 5:08 PM

NUPL's Kathy Panguban claims that the police have been using an estranged father to get his son to testify that NPA rebels are behind the Sagay massacre

BLOODIED LAND. Gunmen kill 9 farmers occupying a space of Hacienda Nene in Sagay City, Negros Occidental. Photos from PNP Western Visayas

Child abuse charges vs Satur Ocampo 'laughable,' says wife

Nov 30, 2018 - 6:44 PM

'They just have to invent things to pin people who are trying to do their job,' says Carolina 'Bobbie' Malay

BOOKING PROCEDURE. A policeman gets the fingerprints of former Bayan Muna representative Satur Ocampo at the Talaingod police station. Photo courtesy of Police Regional Office 11

Spa manager arrested for sexual abuse of minor

Oct 03, 2018 - 5:59 PM

Police say the 43-year-old suspect threatened the 14-year-old victim that he would post their sex video on social media if she refused to see him again

Pope Francis 'begs for God's forgiveness' for sexual abuse scandal

Aug 26, 2018 - 7:31 PM

Pope Francis also demands 'firm and decisive' measures to find truth and justice for the victims

Pope steps up rhetoric over U.S. clerical child abuse 'atrocities'

Aug 20, 2018 - 7:26 PM

(UPDATED) 'We have realized that these wounds never disappear and that they require us forcefully to condemn these atrocities and join forces in uprooting this culture of death,' Pope Francis says in a letter

Pope Francis (C) waves from the balcony of St Peter's basilica during the traditional "Urbi et Orbi" Christmas address and blessing given to the city of Rome and to the World, on December 25, 2017 at St Peter's square in Vatican. File photo by Andreas Solario/AFP

SC: It takes courage for women to testify against men who abuse them

Aug 03, 2018 - 1:25 PM

High Court says that 'lustful acts of men are often veiled in either the power of coercive threat or the inconvenience inherent in patriarchy as a culture’

Supreme Court of the Philippines in PAdre Faura on June 19, 2018. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Pope accepts resignation of archbishop convicted of child abuse cover-up

Jul 30, 2018 - 10:19 PM

The Vatican announces the departure of Philip Wilson, sentenced to a year in detention earlier this month after becoming one of the highest-ranking church officials to be convicted on the charge of concealing abuse by a pedophile priest

Ellen Adarna skips preliminary probe for child abuse, cyber libel case

Jun 11, 2018 - 8:06 PM

Instead, her rumored partner John Lloyd Cruz, shows up alongside her lawyer

Sunshine Cruz reacts to junked complaint against Cesar Montano

Feb 04, 2016 - 11:48 AM

Sunshine says she was aware of the decision before it became public

Willie Revillame's lawyer comments on Willie's child abuse case

Oct 20, 2015 - 1:14 PM

Lawyer Leonard S de Vera says Willie is not avoiding the case against him

Willie Revillame faces arrest for child abuse case

Oct 18, 2015 - 6:44 PM

The Court of Appeals affirms the decision to issue a warrant of arrest with regard to Willie s child abuse case The warrant was issued back in 2013

Sunshine Cruz on Cesar Montano: Everybody deserves to be happy

Jun 19, 2015 - 1:14 PM

‘Basta ako ang priority ko ang focus ko yung mga kids Sunshine says

Sunshine Cruz to pursue child abuse case vs Cesar Montano

Jun 17, 2015 - 7:35 PM

Sunshine submits new evidence before the Quezon City Prosecutor’s Office against her estranged husband