Lawyer Virginia Suarez, the legal counsel of the family of slain transgender Jennifer Laude, on Monday (Sept. 7) said Judge Roline Ginez-Jabalde has no authority to recognize that convicted United States Marine Joseph Scott Pemberton earned…
good conduct time allowance (GCTA)
Jurists may have to take a closer look at our laws on the Good Conduct Time Allowance (GCTA), especially after convicted killer US Marine L/Cpl. Joseph Scott Pemberton "availed" of it, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said Sunday.
Senator Richard Gordon believes the ambush of Bureau of Corrections legal division chief Fredric Anthony Santos was a rubout related to his knowledge about the supposed corruption within the government agency.
For the nth time, media covering the Senate got much more than they bargained for when they interviewed Sen. Richard Gordon on Wednesday afternoon.
Nais ni Senador Richard Gordon ang siyang nag-imbestiga sa Good Conduct Time Allowance ( GCTA) for sale scandal na maparusahan ang mga malalaking taong nasa likod nito tulad ni dating Bucor Chief Nicanor Faeldon at ang mga doktor ng Bucor…
The Philippine National Police (PNP) remain on the lookout for 19 fugitives who ignored the call of President Rodrigo Duterte who ordered those who were freed because of good conduct time allowance (GCTA) to surrender.
The review of the uniform manual of the good conduct time allowance (GCTA) law remains on track to be finished this November, assured Justice Undersecretary Deo Marco.
Since they have been released by the Senate, the petition of three Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) officials who sought for a writ of habeas corpus has been dismissed by the Court of Appeals (CA) for being “moot and academic.”
The Department of Justice (DOJ) Oversight Committee has approved the release of 34 more surrenderers.
There are 62 more surrenderers who have been recommended for release, Justice Undersecretary Markk Perete revealed.
The manhunt against released convicts who failed to surrender will resume this October, Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra said on Thursday (Sept. 26).
The Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) is expected to start releasing this Thursday (Sept. 26) some of the over 2,000 convicts who surrendered, Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra said.
Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra admitted the good conduct time allowance (GCTA) controversy almost ruined the Department of Justice (DOJ).
The New Bilibid Prison (NBP) in Muntinlupa City has brought in more personnel of the Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) from the provinces to help in handling the number of surrenderers, said Justice Undersecretary Markk Perete on Monday (Sept.…
The number of freed convicts who have surrendered continue to come in, said Justice Undersecretary Markk Perete on Monday (Sept. 23).
Newly appointed Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) Director General Gerald Bantag wants his trusted people from the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) to come with him.
Senator Richard Gordon said Thursday (September 19) that corruption abounded inside the New Bilibid Prison (NBP) because sacked Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) chief Nicanor Faeldon didn’t know his job.
The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) confirmed Thursday (September 19) that a Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) employee exchanged text messages with the partner of an inmate who exposed the alleged “Good Conduct Time Allowance (GCTA) for…
Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra warned freed convicts who have yet to surrender that police need not warrants to arrest them.