Dismissal of drug smuggling charges against former Bureau of Customs (BOC) Comm. Nicanor Faeldon in the P6.4-billion shabu case is Exhibit 1 of President Rodrigo Duterte's blanket protection for his allies, said Senator Leila de Lima.
Mayor Rolando Espinosa Sr.
President Duterte has prevented Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Ronald dela Rosa from submitting to the Senate the spot reports of the recorded deaths arising from police’ anti-drug operations, currently totalling to 2,216.
The threat posed by Ozamiz City councilor Ricardo Parojinog was to residents was the reason why Chief Inspector Jovie Espenido's transfer to Iloilo City was cancelled.
The Senate is likely to look into the police raid in Ozamiz City that resulted in the bloody death of its Mayor Reynaldo Parojinog Sr. and 15 others.
Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon on Monday said the Senate has no choice but to look into the killing of Ozamiz City Mayor Reynaldo Parojinog by the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG).
With three mayors, linked to drugs, dead in police operations since October 2016, Sen. Chiz Escudero said this should serve as a “warning” to other politicians who were in the "narco list" of President Rodrigo Duterte.
There’s too much of a coincidence, Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon said on the killing of Ozamiz City Mayor Reynaldo Parojinog vis-a-vis with death of Albuera, Leyte Mayor Rolando Espinosa Sr.
For downgrading the murder to homicide the charges filed against Supt. Marvin Marcos and 18 other co-accused, Justice Undersecretary Reynante Orceo has caused “undue injury to the Republic and to the country’s justice system."
From the very start, the administration has no intention to hold Supt. Marvin Marcos and his team accountable for the killing of Albuera, Leyte Mayor Rolando Espinosa Sr., Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon on Sunday said.
Senator Joseph Victor “JV” Ejercito on Sunday urged controversial Supt. Marvin Marcos to resign from service and spare President Duterte from being embroiled in his alleged involvement in the killing Albuera, Leyte Mayor Rolando Espinosa…
Senator Richard Gordon slammed Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa for failing to advise President Duterte against the reinstatement of Supt. Marvin Marcos, but for even defending the decision of the Chief…
President Rodrigo Duterte wants suspended Supt. Marvin Marcos to report back to duty despite facing homicide charges in connection with the killing of Albuera Mayor Rolando Espinosa Sr.
Senator Francis “Chiz” Escudero expressed dismay over President Duterte's plan to reinstate, Supt. Marvin Marcos, one of the accused in the killing of Albuera, Leyte Mayor Rolando Espinosa Sr.
Senators want an admission from Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II on whether he received instruction from President Duterte to downgrade from murder to homicide the charges filed against the principal suspects in the killing of…
The Senate cant do anything about the Department of Justice Sec. Vitaliano Aguirre II’s decision to downgrade from murder to homicide the charges against the alleged killers of Albuera, Leyte Mayor Rolando Espinosa Sr.
In spite of the criticisms, Public Attorney’s Office (PAO) Chief Persida Acosta is supporting the decision of the Department of Justice (DOJ) to downgrade the charges against Superintendent Marvin Marcos and other suspects in the slay of…
“Tell that to the Marines.”
Senator Panfilo Lacson is ready to co-author a resolution planned by the Senate minority bloc denouncing the Department of Justice (DOJ) for downgrading of charges against the policemen accused of killing Albuera Mayor Rolando Espinosa Sr.…
Members of the Senate minority bloc are filing a resolution urging the Department of Justice (DOJ) to reverse its findings on the killing of Albuera Mayor Rolando Espinosa Sr. which led to a downgrade from murder to homicide charges against…
Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon has called on fellow senators to condemn the decision of the Department of Justice (DOJ) to downgrade to homicide from murder the charges slapped against ranking police officers accused of killing…
The Senate may have spoken too soon in commending the Department of Justice for pursuing charges against police personnel involved in the killing of Albuera, Leyte mayor Rolando Espinosa Sr. last year.
Sen. Leila de Lima on Friday (Mar. 31) said tPresident Duterte must have a "deep reason" for his oft-repeated pledge to pardon Supt. Marvin Marcos, one of the principal accused in the killing of Albuera, Leyte Mayor Rolando Espinosa Sr.
Senators Francis Escudero and Panfilo Lacson said President Rodrigo Duterte's promise he will grant pardon to policemen who will be convicted for following his orders in connection with the war on drugs is easier said than done.