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Alleged ‘jueteng’ lord launches political dynasty

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Rodolfo “Bong” Pineda is usually elusive, especially when “jueteng,” an illegal numbers racket that is a known source of payola to authorities, is in the news. But basking in the glow of the political power of his wife and children is fine with Pineda, one of the country’s suspected jueteng lords.

Posted: July 1st, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Regions,Regions | Read More »

13 men converged in time to rendezvous with death

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January 5, the day before they met their end in Atimonan, Quezon province, the victims, coming from various places, met up with Victor “Vic” Siman at Turbina bus terminal in Calamba, Laguna. They boarded two sports utility vehicles belonging to Siman and the group drove to Jose Panganiban in Camarines Norte, according to a relative of one of the victims.

Posted: January 20th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Why ‘Coplan Armado’ was not approved

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The Presidential Anti-Organized Crime Commission (PAOCC) did not approve a proposed police operation against alleged “jueteng” operator Victor “Vic” Siman because it was a potentially bloody business, the Inquirer learned on Saturday.

Posted: January 13th, 2013 in Banner Story,Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Espino: I deny all, it’s political, an old issue

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Gov. Amado Espino Jr. on Friday denied a local official’s allegation that he is behind the illegal numbers game “jueteng” in the province. Speaking at a news conference here, Espino said the accusation against him was “an old issue that I had answered before.”

Posted: December 15th, 2012 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

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