By Germelina Lacorte
A militant lawmaker from Mindanao said Wednesday that the court order allowing the transfer of retired Major General Jovito Palparan from the Bulacan provincial jail to the Philippine Army Custodial Center in Fort Bonifacio was a form of “special treatment” and would worsen the culture of impunity in the country.
By Christian V. Esguerra
President Benigno Aquino III was put on the spot over his administration’s human rights record shortly after he delivered a wide-ranging policy speech organized by an independent think tank here.
Mayor Belen Fernandez on Monday welcomed any investigation on her alleged link to the shooting and wounding of a local radio station manager here.
By Kristine Angeli Sabillo
Malacañang on Monday said it respects the Malolos regional trial court if it believes transferring retired Army Major General Jovito Palparan Jr. to a military facility would help ensure his safety.
By Julliane Love De Jesus
The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) is “happy” with the Malolos court’s decision allowing retired Major General Jovito Palparan to be transfered to the Philippine Army Custodial Center in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City.