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De Lima, 8 others under immigration lookout

Oct 10, 2016 - 8:28 AM

UPDATED Government agents are ordered to monitor their flights and activities as the House resumes an ongoing probe into drug dealing at the Bilibid

MONITOR THEM. Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II at a House probe last week. Photo by Rappler

SC: Murder trial of Palawan ex-governor can proceed

Jan 29, 2016 - 5:59 PM

The SC says that because a Palawan RTC has determined probable cause for the issuance of an arrest warrant for former Palawan governor Joel Reyes the DOJ s petition is moot

Photo of Gerry Ortega in foreground from ABS-CBN Foundation/Philip Sison

Reyes brothers’ arraignment set for Oct 2

Sep 28, 2015 - 5:06 PM

Justice Secretary Leila de Lima says the prosecution plans to oppose any moves from the camp of former Palawan officials Joel and Mario Reyes to delay the arraignment

THE ACCUSED. Mario (left, with towel over shoulders) and Joel (right, with glasses) Reyes are escorted by members of the PNP CIDG inside Camp Crame on September 25. File photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

INC street vigil, Poe in 2016, Customs modernization | 6PM wRap

Aug 28, 2015 - 7:25 PM

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Iglesia ni Cristo members mass in front of DOJ

Aug 27, 2015 - 10:23 PM

3RD UPDATE Iglesia insiders say they were instructed after their church service on Thursday to proceed to the Department of Justice to fight for faith and doctrine

IGLESIA CROWD. Thousands gather in front of the Department of Justice evening of August 27. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Poe hits critics, Shell oil depot, Papua plane crash | 6PM wRap

Aug 17, 2015 - 7:18 PM

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PDAF scam, South China Sea, 2019 FIBA World Cup | 6PM wRap

Aug 07, 2015 - 7:23 PM

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Binay camp questions transfer to DOJ of libel suit vs Trillanes

Aug 05, 2015 - 9:17 PM

The Makati prosecutor inhibits from the libel complaint filed by the mayor against Senator Antonio Trillanes IV and passes it on to the justice department

The camp of Makati Mayor Junjun Binay does not believe that the Department of Justice, helmed by Secretary Leila de Lima, will be impartial in handling their libel case against Senator Antonio Trillanes IV. File photos from Rappler

DOJ, NBI officials sought help of US in Napoles case

Jul 16, 2015 - 4:30 PM

I suppose maybe they can finish in a year…their legal system is faster than ours says Justice Undersecretary Jose Justiniano referring to the completion of the US civil forfeiture case against Napoles

Prosecutor wants Arroyo’s stem cell doctor on watch list

Apr 20, 2015 - 6:54 PM

The prosecution wants Antonia Park – who is facing one count of illegal practice of medicine and 8 counts of estafa but currently on bail – to be on the immigration s lookout bulletin

ON BAIL. Antonia Park, who is facing one count of illegal practice of medicine and 8 counts of estafa, is on bail. Mugshot photo from Bernard Tan

CA submits Binay TRO, contempt petitions for resolution

Apr 01, 2015 - 4:42 PM

After two days of oral arguments the Court of Appeals moves to resolve the petitions of Makati Mayor Binay against the Ombudsman the justice secretary and the interior and local government secretary

DEFIANT. Makati mayor Junjun Binay faces his supporters near the Makati City Hall amidst a warrant of arrest issued to him y the Senate Blue Ribbon committee on January 25, 2015. Photo by Jose Del/Rappler

De Lima empty-handed after meet with MILF chief

Mar 11, 2015 - 9:30 AM

Justice Secretary Leila de Lima meets for an hour with MILF leader Al Haj Murad Ebrahim at Camp Darapanan

De Lima's condition to Mancao: Come clean

Feb 07, 2015 - 1:13 PM

His surrender must be on my own terms and not his As a fugitive he cannot be dictating the terms says Justice Secretary Leila De Lima

'COME CLEAN.' Justice Secretary Leila de Lima says former police officer Cezar Mancao II can only redeem himself by telling the 'plain and naked truth.' File photo by Rappler

De Lima to submit Benhur Luy drive to Senate

May 22, 2014 - 3:06 PM

De Lima asks the NBI to reproduce a copy of Luy s drive ahead of her receipt of the Senate subpoena

Rappler Newscast | April 23, 2014

Apr 23, 2014 - 8:25 PM

PH and HK resolve 2010 hostage crisis Lacson: pork barrel scam critics got kickbacks Napoles’ lawyer says his client did not ask to be a state witness

DOJ: Ex-TRC chief now a provisional witness in PDAF case

Feb 21, 2014 - 12:54 PM

Justice Secretary De Lima says Dennis Cunanan s affidavit is essential and corroborative of the earlier testimony of principal whistleblower Benhur Luy

Rappler Newscast | February 7, 2014

Feb 07, 2014 - 9:28 PM

A conduit in the pork barrel scam turns state witness Mike Arroyo’s camp denies link to Malampaya scam UN is hit for not funding shelters for Yolanda victims

Rice smuggler Davidson Bangayan arrested

Feb 03, 2014 - 9:28 PM

NBI arrests alleged rice smuggler Davidson Bangayan – also known as David Tan right after a Senate hearing on his illegal operations

ONE AND THE SAME. Authorities arrest Davidson Bangayan (center), whom senators and the NBI believe are lying about not being David Tan. Photo by Alex Nuevaespaña/Senate PRIB

Daughter hints rival behind mayor's slay

Dec 23, 2013 - 2:53 PM

Slain Mayor Ukol Talumpa s daughter also requests security from the DOJ

STRIKE THREE. Labangan, Zamboanga del Sur Mayor Ukol Talumpa didn't survive the third attempt to assasinate him. Photo from his official Facebook page.

Revilla: DFA can't cancel my passport, can't declare me guilty

Nov 04, 2013 - 11:13 PM

The senator s camp says the DOJ s request to cancel his passport is a product of its impaired imagination

'NOT AFRAID.' Sen Bong Revilla supports issuing a subpoena for Janet Napoles, saying he is not afraid of her testimony because, "My conscience is clear." Photo by Ayee Macaraig/Rappler

NBI files charges vs labor attaché who tried to rape an OFW

Sep 26, 2013 - 1:40 AM

Sex for flight scheme: The assistant labor attaché in a country in the Middle East is facing charges of attempted rape and 3 counts of abuses against chastity

ACCUSED. An unnamed male assistant labor attache is accused of attempting to rape 3 female Overseas Filipino Workers

DOJ 'scalawag' nabbed upon De Lima's orders

Aug 09, 2013 - 2:26 PM

UPDATED The NBI arrests a prosecutor accused of extortion Justice Secretary Leila de Lima says she authorized the entrapment

WILL REMAIN UNDER WPP. Justice Secretary Leila de Lima says the DOJ will not turn the pork scam whistleblower despite Pasig court's warrant of arrest against him. FILE/AFP PHOTO / Jay DIRECTO

De Lima orders probe on gang members' slay

Jul 16, 2013 - 7:26 PM

De Lima orders the NBI to investigate the killing of two fugitives associated with the Ozamis robbery group

SOMETHING FISHY. Justice Secretary Leila De Lima orders the NBI to investigate the death of the two fugitives associated with the Ozamis robbery group. FILE/AFP PHOTO / Jay DIRECTO

DOJ to Taiwan: ‘You just can’t come here'

May 17, 2013 - 8:20 AM

Justice Secretary Leila de Lima says it would be impossible to conduct a joint probe with Taiwan over the killing of a Taiwanese fisherman in Philippine waters

HOLD ON. Department of Justice Secretary Leila de Lima says that Taiwan cannot just send investigators in the Philippines without an official request.