Archbishop guilty of concealing child sex abuse

AFP 05/22/2018

An Australian archbishop was found guilty on Tuesday of covering up child sex abuse in the 1970s – one of the highest-ranked church officials globally to be successfully prosecuted for such offences. Adelaide Archbishop Philip Wilson, 67,…

Mabinay 6 plead not guilty to gun possession charges

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 05/02/2018

The six persons who were tagged as communist rebels and arrested by the military in Mabinay town, Negros Oriental pleaded not guilty to charges of illegal possession of firearms and explosives. Myles Albasin, 21; Carlo Ybañez, 18;…

Suspects plead not guilty to murder

Ador Vincent Mayol 03/07/2018

OBERES SLAY THE two suspects arrested in connection with the killing of Philippine Air Force Staff Sergeant Mark Herbert Oberes pleaded not guilty to charges of murder. Joshua Garciano and Resamie Cabañog were arraigned before Judge Jacinto…

Bizmen nabbed with ecstasy plead not guilty

Ador Vincent Mayol, Benjie B. Talisic 01/31/2018

THE two Cebuano businessmen who were allegedly caught with a number of ecstasy pills in a drug bust three weeks ago pleaded not guilty to charges of selling illegal drugs. Richard Ngo Go and Neil Benjamin Eugenio…

‘Hacker-for-hire’ pleads guilty to Yahoo! breach

Inquirer.net 11/30/2017

SAN FRANCISCO — A Canadian man pleaded guilty on Tuesday to charges stemming from a massive breach at Yahoo that authorities said was directed by two Russian intelligence agents and affected at least a half billion user…

Councilor Garganera’s son involved in mauling incident

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 09/07/2017

The son of Cebu City councilor Joel Garganera is in hot water after allegedly beating up a call center agent in Bonifacio Street, Barangay Tinago, Cebu City early morning on Wednesday. Federico Garganera and four other men…

MAO BA?

MAO BA? 08/15/2017

DAVID LIM’S NOT GUILTY PLEA Road rage shooting suspect David Lim Jr. had pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to charges of frustrated homicide of Ephraim Nuñal. Lim and Nuñal were involved in a traffic altercation on March…

PB Boniel pleads not guilty to kidnapping, illegal detention

Ador Vincent Mayol, Leo Udtohan 06/29/2017

Bohol Provincial Board Member Niño Rey Boniel walked into the courtroom in a prisoner’s yellow shirt, handcuffed with a tired look on his face. He pleaded not guilty to the charges of serious illegal detention and kidnapping…

Supt. Nobleza, hubby arraigned in Bohol, enters not guilty plea

Leo Udtohan 06/06/2017

TUBIGON, BOHOL CITY, Bohol — A cold stare. This was the response of detained Supt. Maria Cristina Brugada Nobleza to the threat made by President Duterte that he would hang every traitor in the government. “Not guilty,”…

Filipina guilty of abandoning her dead baby in HK

Inquirer.net 05/05/2017

An overseas Filipino worker pleaded guilty of unlawfully abandoning her dead newborn son in Hong Kong. Last March 21, 37-year-old domestic helper Aileen Ongcoy Grado secretly gave birth to her son inside her employer’s home. But after…