By Marc Jayson Cayabyab
The Philippine General Hospital (PGH) asked the Sandiganbayan for two more weeks to conduct a check-up that will determine whether Senator Juan Ponce Enrile was fit enough to be detained in a normal jail.
By Carmela Reyes-Estrope
Retired Maj. Gen. Jovito Palparan Jr. was calmer after spending his first night Monday at the Bulacan Provincial Jail here, a jail official said.
By Cynthia D. Balana
Six prosecutors have pressed the Sandiganbayan anew to immediately transfer Sen. Jinggoy Estrada from the four-room bungalow in Camp Crame where he is currently detained on a plunder case to a regular jail.
By armela Reyes-Estrope
, Nancy C. Carvajal
, Tarra Quismundo
Though a Malolos judge on Wednesday ordered the detention of former Army Maj. Gen. Jovito Palparan in the Bulacan Provincial Jail, the National Bureau of Investigation did not come running, deciding to make sure first that “The Butcher” would live to serve his sentence.
Two Khmer Rouge leaders were jailed for life on Thursday after being found guilty of crimes against humanity, in the first sentences against top figures of a regime responsible for the deaths of up to two million Cambodians.