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Courts having control of witnesses to damn accused—lawmaker


Representative Karlo Nograles (Davao City, First District) has opposed the proposal to transfer the Witness Protection Program (WPP) from the Department of Justice to the courts, saying doing so will threaten the impartiality of the courts.

Posted: July 10th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Sen. Aquino: Most guilty? Least guilty? Napoles should be held accountable

Sen. Benigno “Bam” Aquino IV

Whether she was most guilty or least guilty, alleged “pork barrel” scam mastermind Janet Lim Napoles is still guilty and should be held accountable for her actions, Senator Bam Aquino said on Friday.

Posted: May 30th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Napoles’ offer to become state witness on pork scam hangs — Valte

Presidential Spokesperson Abigail Valte. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

As the public quibbles over her lists of politicians who took part in the pork barrel scam, Janet Lim Napoles’ fate as a possible state witness in the P10-billion pork barrel scam hangs in the air, according to Malacañang.

Posted: May 17th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

INQUIRER.net poll: Gov’t should not accept Napoles as state witness


After Justice Secretary Leila de Lima met with the alleged pork barrel scam queen in a five-hour “tell-all” meeting at Ospital ng Makati, many have speculated if Janet Lim Napoles, the alleged mastermind in the ‘pork barrel’ scam will be made state witness by the government.

Posted: May 9th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Napoles’ fate now in Luy’s hands


The future of Janet Lim-Napoles now lies in the hands of her former employees—including principal whistle-blower Benhur Luy, a distant cousin whom she allegedly detained for three months—as they will play a big role in the processing of her application as state witness, according to Justice Secretary Leila de Lima.

Posted: May 3rd, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »