OSG submits more evidence in bid to nail Peter Lim, Kerwin

Inquirer.net 04/30/2018

THE Office of the Solicitor General (OSG) has submitted various pieces of evidence to strengthen the government’s case against Cebu-based businessman Peter Lim, self-confessed drug distributor Kerwin Espinosa, convicted drug-lord Peter Co and several others. During Monday’s…

No planting of evidence, PDEA, police say

Benjie B. Talisic 08/24/2017

BOTH police and the regional Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA-7) said they will make sure that their officers won’t plant evidence on drug suspects to erase doubts on the legality of their anti-drug operations. PDEA-7 Regional Director…

Body of evidence

Editorial 06/26/2017

Bohol Provincial Board (PB) Member Niño Rey Boniel has both time and resources at his side when he made the surprising claim that his wife, Bien Unido Mayor Gisela Bendong-Boniel, is alive and is in hiding. Then…

Boniel murder case: Body of evidence gathered

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 06/10/2017

WITHOUT the body of Bien Unido Mayor Gisela Boniel, will the case against her alleged killers prosper? Senior Supt. Jonathan Cabal, head of the Regional Intelligence Division, said they have at least two eyewitnesses to prove that…

Alarming evidence

Editorial 06/07/2017

A video clip and the discovery of P79 million in cash and checks from a house in Marawi City may bolster the Duterte administration’s position to extend its martial law over Mindanao at the Supreme Court. The…

Four of six suspects released by fiscal for lack of evidence

Izobelle T. Pulgo 03/20/2017

  Four of the six suspects initially charged for attempting to lure four Minglanilla Central School pupils into a van last Thursday have been released from detention after the Office of the Provincial Prosecutor did not find…

Prayers for justice, P10K from Digong for baby rape victim

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Fe Marie Dumaboc 02/11/2017

CEBU Archbishop Jose Palma asked for prayers for justice to be served on the culprit in the rape of a four-month-old baby girl while President Rodrigo Duterte gave P10,000 to the victim’s family. “Karumaldumal na krimen. (It…

The courts

Raymund Fernandez 11/08/2016

Except for this tragic decision to bury Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani, it seems rarely now that the courts are called upon to determine the contentious truth of things important. And that’s a big shame…

Wasted Effort

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 10/30/2014

The law may be harsh but it is the law. Authorities need to review their operational procedures and make sure they follow the law to the letter if they want to win the war against illegal drugs,…