Monthly Archives: December 2017

Government report card shows 16k deaths unresolved

MANILA — The government has admitted that more than 16,355 deaths, many of which it claims were mostly “homicides (sic) under investigation,” are still unresolved by the police as 2017 comes to

Opposition challenges martial law before Supreme Court

MANILA — Opposition congressmen led by Edcel Lagman of Albay have turned to the Supreme Court for help in contesting Congress’ decision to allow President Duterte to extend martial law in Mindanao

Trillanes vows to hold Duterte family accountable for acts

MANILA — Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV has made it his life’s mission to make the “murderous” and “corrupt” Duterte family accountable for their actions. Trillanes made the promise in a strongly-worded statement

Paolo Duterte, Manases Carpio sue Trillanes

DAVAO CITY — Barely two days after vice mayor Paolo Duterte tendered his resignation, the presidential son filed a civil suit against Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV before the regional trial court (RTC) here.

Paolo not avoiding probe, says Sara

DAVAO CITY — Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio on Wednesday contradicted the assertion of opposition Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV his brother, Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte, resigned to shield himself from possible investigations by the Office of Ombudsman

Lawmakers raise ‘shabu’ case vs Paolo Duterte

MANILA — “Is he preempting an Ombudsman decision on his corruption case?” This was the reaction of Magdalo Rep. Gary Alejano to Davao City Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte’s announcement on Monday to