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DOJ denies Solano’s motion to trash evidence taken from frat library

Oct 30, 2017 - 8:37 PM

The prosecution panel also denies Solano’s motion to strike from the record his first affidavit where he lied about seeing a dead Castillo in Tondo

SWEEP. SOCO members look over every inch of the evidence. Rappler sourced photo

Solano, Dela Rosa, Human Rights Watch | Midday wRap

Oct 10, 2017 - 12:48 PM

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What made them say yes to ‘brotherhood’?

Sep 27, 2017 - 11:14 PM

Rappler asks fraternity members about why they joined one, despite the controversies such organizations face

Suspect in Horacio Castillo killing flew to Chicago – TECO

Sep 22, 2017 - 8:35 PM

(UPDATED) Taiwan says Ralph Cabales Trangia, suspect in the death of UST law student Horacio Castillo III, was only a transit passenger and did not enter Taipei

HAZING CASE. A suspect in the killing of UST law freshman Horacio Castillo III has reportedly left the country.

Suspect in Horacio Castillo killing leaves PH

Sep 21, 2017 - 11:46 AM

(UPDATED) Ralph Trangia, identified by the police as an officer of Aegis Juris fraternity, left for Taipei Tuesday, an immigration source says

HAZING VICTIM. A suspect in the killing of UST law freshman Horacio Castillo III has reportedly left the country

Inside the brotherhood: Thoughts on fraternity violence

Sep 20, 2017 - 6:41 PM

So many young promising men had been put to waste. So many dreams had been shattered. So many families had been broken.

Ombudsman, Horacio Castillo, Soganub | Evening wRap

Sep 18, 2017 - 7:11 PM

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UP fratman, jailed for 6 years, returns to fix prison system

Jul 13, 2015 - 7:00 AM

Raymund Narag never let his prison cell define who he was and the circumstances he found himself in This is his story

EMPOWERMENT. Narag speaks in front of officers at the National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO), Taguig City. All photos by Janelle Paris

Rumbles and institutional omerta

Jul 11, 2015 - 4:10 PM

The relationship between UP and its the fraternities especially the war freaks is a paradox – we have a violent activity that everyone knows about but its details are hardly shared with the outside world

Frat war: Upsilonian UP student council chair expelled from party

Jul 03, 2015 - 9:59 PM

We question whether his loyalty still lies with the students or with his fraternity brothers

UP’s gangland wars: A historical note

Jun 27, 2015 - 11:00 AM

A 1950 investigation of a hazing death suggests that rumbles became part of the fraternity routine after World War II There was general consensus within UP that the violence of the Japanese Occupation and the American Liberation Destruction of Manila took its toll on UP students

Trying to make sense of frat wars

Jul 02, 2014 - 5:16 PM

Too many young men have died due to fraternity hazing and campus frat wars