The families of missing University of the Philippines (UP) students Sherlyn Cadapan and Karen Empeño have asked the Court of Appeals (CA) to move detained kidnapping suspect retired Maj. Gen. Jovito Palparan Jr. from a military detention facility to a civilian jail, preferably his former cell at the Bulacan provincial jail.
By Jaymee T. Gamil
More than 13 years after the owners of Ozone Disco were found guilty of reckless imprudence resulting in multiple homicide and multiple serious injuries, the victims have yet to receive in full the damages awarded to them by a Quezon City court.
By Jerome Aning
The Court of Appeals (CA) has ordered a regional trial court to reinstate the frustrated murder charge and issue the corresponding arrest warrant against Cagayan Vice Gov. Leonides Fausto for allegedly strafing the car of a rival politician during the October 2010 barangay (village) election period.
By Marlon Ramos
Like mother, like children. After their failed attempts to avoid prosecution, the daughter and son of suspected pork barrel scam brains Janet Lim-Napoles were finally arraigned in the Sandiganbayan on Wednesday over the alleged misuse of P345 million in pork barrel allotments of detained Sen. Juan Ponce Enrile.
By Ramon Tulfo
Manuel Mejorada, who has accused Senate President Franklin Drilon and two Cabinet members of plunder, told the Senate blue ribbon committee his basis for the allegations is Wikipedia, an online encyclopedia.