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#ThewRap: Things you need to know, June 26, 2018

Jun 26, 2018 - 12:11 PM

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Justices of the Supreme Court led by acting Chief Justice Antonio Carpio starts the oral arguments on the same sex marriage on June 18, 2018. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

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Jun 25, 2018 - 10:36 PM

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Duterte says he'll 'let jueteng be' for now

Jun 25, 2018 - 3:22 PM

In a turnaround from his usual tough talk on crime, President Rodrigo Duterte says jueteng helps local economies

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the 81st anniversary celebration of the Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) at the Gymnasium of the GSIS Financial Center in Pasay City on June 19, 2018, reiterates that he is relentless in his fight against corruption in government. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Senate to invite Bong Pineda to probe into small town lottery anomalies

Feb 12, 2018 - 6:55 PM

'It only shows na totoo nga na si Bong Pineda nag-ooperate sa Camarines Sur. Not only there but in areas na nakalista,' says Senator Panfilo Lacson

Senate Hearing PCSO on February 12. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Alvarez to PCSO: Stop small town lottery or face Ombudsman complaint

Feb 13, 2017 - 6:00 PM

Alam nyo wag na tayong magbolahan Naghahanap lang kayo ng justification para sa jueteng Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez tells the chairperson of the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office during a House probe

NO TO STL. Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez (middle) takes to House games and amusement panel chairperson Gus Tambunting (right) during the committee's probe into illegal gambling on February 13. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

After war on drugs, it's 'war vs illegal gambling' for PNP

Feb 13, 2017 - 2:00 PM

The PNP s Criminal Investigation and Detection Group will be the lead unit in the anti gambling campaign

ILLEGAL DRUGS THIS TIME. PNP chief Ronald dela Rosa orders a 'war against illegal drugs.' File photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Gov't shortchanged? PCSO imposes up to P300M monthly bond on STL operators

Jan 17, 2017 - 3:31 PM

The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office starts collecting bonds February 1

Gambling on politics

Mar 23, 2016 - 5:04 PM

Pampanga s Bong Pineda unlike his tamer predecessors has exhibited greater audacity by directly influencing and meddling in politics even at the national level

PNP general heads unit vs most wanted criminals

Apr 07, 2014 - 4:53 PM

The new head of Task Force Tugis Chief Superintendent Edgardo Ladao served as the top cop in Central Luzon for almost 2 years

TUGIS HEAD. Chief Superintendent Edgardo Ladao is named new head of Task Force Tugis. File photo courtesy of PNP PRO 3

How Jinggoy got away in his first plunder charge

Feb 11, 2014 - 6:15 AM

Lessons from the first plunder charge that involved Jinggoy and his father show it takes more than anecdotal evidence to prove guilt beyond reasonable doubt

Top cop in Quezon checkpoint keeps silent

Jan 16, 2013 - 11:41 PM

Supt Hansel Marantan will now be subject of a separate internal probe by the PNP on top of probable criminal charges to be filed by the NBI

UNCOOPERATIVE. PNP Calabarzon intelligence officer Hansel Marantan will undergo an internal probe on top of criminal charges yet to be filed by the NBI. Screenshot from ABS-CBN

Quezon shooting victims 'businessmen' not jueteng operators

Jan 09, 2013 - 5:25 PM

The families of the victims admit that they were carrying about P5 million during the supposed encounter in Atimonan Quezon

CRIMINALS OR NOT? Relatives of those killed in a shootout in Atimonan, Quezon insist that the police killed the wrong people.

Pangasinan police chief relieved

Dec 22, 2012 - 5:51 PM

Interior Secretary Manuel Mar Roxas II says the relief of Pangasinan police chief Mariano Versoza is a clear message about government s intent to fight jueteng

New PNP chief asks corrupt cops to leave

Dec 18, 2012 - 4:05 PM

We will identify and remove officials and members of the organization who have taken advantage of their positions the new PNP chief Alan Purisima says

CHANGE OF LEADERSHIP. President Benigno S. Aquino III looks on the entry of colors during the Philippine National Police (PNP) Change of Command Ceremony with incoming chief Alan Purisima and outgoing head Nicanor Bartolome. Photo by Malacanang Photo Bureau.

UNA on jueteng charge vs Gov Espino: LP, is that you?

Dec 17, 2012 - 5:13 PM

Opposition smells politics in the Liberal Party led administration s seasonal campaign vs jueteng and sudden interest in Pangasinan

WHISTLE BLOWER. Mayor Rodrigo Orduna links Pangasinan Gov Amado Espino Jr to 'jueteng.' Photo by Natashya Gutierrez

Roxas' promises: Are they doable?

Oct 18, 2012 - 9:16 PM

Interior Secretary Manuel Mar Roxas has only been in his new post for less than a month but he has already made several promises

Miriam’s 6 questions and fury for Puno

Sep 10, 2012 - 4:17 PM

A Senate committee begins its probe on outgoing Interior Undersecretary Rico E Puno on Friday September 14

Robredo aide: 'People of Naga are angry'

Sep 10, 2012 - 7:31 AM

UPDATED The late Interior Secretary Jesse Robredo s confidante talks about jueteng and how this became an issue between Robredo and outgoing Interior Undersecretary Rico Puno

The irrepressible Archbishop Cruz

Sep 04, 2012 - 12:44 AM

The irrepressible Archbishop Emeritus Oscar Cruz talks about his battles with Presidents jueteng and the RH bill

Jueteng back after Robredo's death?

Aug 25, 2012 - 2:09 PM

Reports say bet collectors in Camarines Sur have been told to get ready to resume operations

BACK IN BUSINESS? Jesse Robredo wage a war against jueteng while he was DILG chief. [Photo from the www.dilg.gov.ph]

Wife on Robredo: He had many 'frustrations'

Aug 23, 2012 - 3:44 PM

But the late Interior Secretary Jesse Robredo was also very hopeful because of the President his wife says