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Selective evidence? Drilon opposes Gordon's Dengvaxia report vs Aquino

Apr 19, 2018 - 3:15 PM

Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon slams Senator Richard Gordon Drilon for his 'premature' verdict and 'politicization' of a public health issue

Senate committee seeks to ban dynasties, turncoatism in Bangsamoro

Feb 28, 2018 - 6:14 PM

Read the other salient features of the Senate's proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law, which seeks to give political and fiscal autonomy to the region

LANDMARK MEASURE. Photo taken during the Senate consultations in Tawi-Tawi on February 8, 2018. File Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Lascañas' DDS claims 'flooded with loopholes' – Senate committee

May 22, 2017 - 10:22 PM

The Senate committee report recommends increase the penalty for witnesses who commit perjury

LIAR? Retired police SPO3 Arthur Lascanas during a hearing of the Senate committee on public order and dangerous drugs on March 6, 2017 on the existence of the so-called Davao Death Squad. File photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

'De Lima, Trillanes liable for unparliamentary acts' – joint panel

Dec 08, 2016 - 9:30 PM

Both should be held accountable in order to preserve the integrity of the Senate says a Senate committee report criticizing the two senators behavior during the probe into extrajudicial killings

House minority wants De Lima charged for plunder, bribery, drugs

Oct 27, 2016 - 11:14 AM

The House minority says the justice committee put weeks of hearings to waste when it did not recommend prosecuting Senator Leila de Lima despite the witnesses testimonies against her

6 bills passed on final reading as House adjourns session

Oct 19, 2016 - 8:14 PM

Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas commends his colleagues for a truly productive session The House of Representatives resumes session on November 7

SESSION ADJOURNED. The House of Representative adjourns session on October 19. Session resumes on November 7. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Bilibid verdict, Marcos burial, Typhoon Lawin | 6PM wRap

Oct 18, 2016 - 9:03 PM

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House panel wants to reimpose death penalty for drug cases

Oct 18, 2016 - 6:38 PM

UPDATED The House justice committee wants to put the BuCor and the BJMP under a single department for the rationalization of the jail management system

RECOMMENDATIONS. National Bureau of Investigation operatives round up inmates inside the New Bilibid Prison during a surprise inspection of the compound on December 15, 2014. File photo by AFP

House report on Bilibid drugs: ‘Sufficient evidence point to De Lima’

Oct 18, 2016 - 5:29 PM

UPDATED But the House justice committee does not recommend the filing of criminal charges against Senator Leila de Lima and other officials saying this is already a function of the justice department

ON THE HOT SEAT. The House committee on justice says all evidence point to Senator Leila de Lima's "possible accountability" into the proliferation of drugs at the New Bilibid Prison. Photo by LeAnneJazul/Rappler

'American tried to give orders in Mamasapano'

Mar 18, 2015 - 11:00 AM

There is a need to refine and delineate the defense relationship between the Philippines and the US including cooperation on matters relating to anti terrorism says the Senate report on the Mamasapano incident

US ASSISTANCE: An injured police commando (on stretcher) waits to be loaded onto a waiting US military helicopter. All photos by Mark Navales/AFP