By Anselmo Roque
Sprawling and far from any congested metropolis, the military reservation at Fort Magsaysay in Nueva Ecija province appears to be the ideal relocation site for the national penitentiary, according to Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) vice chief of staff, Lt. Gen. Gregorio Pio Catapang Jr.
By Ramon Tulfo
Two doctors and the head guard at New Bilibid Prison (NBP) were dismissed for allegedly giving special treatment to convicted drug lord Ricardo Camata.
Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago has cried foul over reports that some moneyed prisoners are getting special treatment at the New Bilibid Prison (NBP).
By Jaymee T. Gamil
Following the relief of two of its doctors, the New Bilibid Prison (NBP) will just have 10 physicians looking after its 21,000 inmates.
By Christine O. Avendaño
Justice Secretary Leila de Lima dismissed on Monday two doctors and the head guard at the New Bilibid Prison (NBP) hospital in Muntinlupa City for giving special treatment to a convicted drug lord who was allowed to leave jail and stay in a private hospital.