Senate justice committee chair Richard “Dick” Gordon sees a possibility for Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio to apply for the top post in the judiciary after incoming Chief Justice Teresita De Castro retires in two months.
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Senator Richard Gordon is considering holding another round of investigation on extrajudicial killings as the Philippine National Police (PNP) has yet to pin down any culprit for the recent deaths in Caloocan City.
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The executive branch isn’t keen on meddling in the various investigations being done on extrajudicial killings, Malacañang said.
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Representatives of the Department of Justice (DOJ) and the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) have met with alleged drug lord Rolando "Kerwin" Espinosa Jr. for the purpose of taking his testimony over what he knows on the drug trade.
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Senate Justice Committee chairman Richard Gordon will try to pinpoint the brains behind the alleged murder of Albuera, Leyte Mayor Rolando Espinosa by listening to what the latter's son, Kerwin Espinosa has to say.
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Senate Justice Committee Chairman, Senator Richard Gordon said he won't stop his colleague Leila de Lima from attending the potentially explosive Senate hearing with Kerwin Espinosa on Wednesday, November 23 even as the alleged drug lord is…
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Senator Richard Gordon appears to be blaming provincial authorities for the death of Albuera, Leyte Mayor Rolando Espinosa, whom he said was practically "fed to crocodiles".
Expect another "blockbuster" hearing at the Senate.
Leila backs Ping’s call to re-open EJK probe: She wants to know if Espinosa killing was ‘high-level…
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Sen. Leila de Lima is backing the proposal of Sen. Ping Lacson to continue the Senate probe on extrajudicial killings under the watch
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The Senate justice committee under Richard Gordon may have ended its probe into extra-judicial killings, but the committee report may be in for a long round of interpellations, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said Tuesday.
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Malacañang has assured the International Criminal Court (ICC) that President Rodrigo Duterte has no hand in the incidents
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Aside from testifying in separate congressional investigations, self-described killer Edgar Matobato has something in common with Jaybee Sebastian and other convicts from the New Bilibid Prison: they have a credibility problem.
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Senator Leila de Lima has personally admitted to nearly losing her sanity amid the allegations of her involvement in the New Bilibid Prison (NBP) illegal drug trade.
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Colleagues who go against a female senator may expect more nasty writeups in the coming days, no thanks to a high-priced public relations (PR) job.
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The increasingly temperamental Senator Leila de Lima ought to apologize to Senator Richard Gordon and the rest of their colleagues in the Chamber.
A lie is a lie, whether it is by commission or omission.
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Sen. Panfilo Lacson chided Sunday some sectors, including some “human rights” groups in Washington, for insinuating Sen. Leila de Lima was stripped of her chairmanship in the Senate justice committee to silence critics of President Rodrigo…
President Rodrigo Duterte has bucked at Senator Leila De Lima’s allegation that he’s accusing her of involvement in illegal drugs in retaliation for her decision to probe his rumored links to the Davao Death Squad (DDS) when she was…
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That Sali Makdum existed proves that Edgar Matobato is telling the truth as a witness, Senator Antonio Trillanes IV reckoned. This, as Trillanes somewhat mocked his fellow senators for refusing to believe Matobato jaunt because they…
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Senator Leila de Lima slammed the Duterte government for its apparent intention of "censoring" the 18-man United Nation (UN) Special Rapporteurs team that's slated to visit the Philippines amid the spate of extra-judicial killing here.
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The Senate needs to bring closure to its investigations into so-called extra-judicial killings as well as the ethics probe on Sen. Leila de Lima so it can refocus on legislative work, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said Wednesday.
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International rights group Human Rights Watch may not be aware of the Senate’s rules when it scored the ouster of Sen. Leila de Lima as chairperson of the Senate justice committee, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said Wednesday.
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Four senators belonging to the Liberal Party (LP) have decided to stay with the Liberal Party despite the sudden ouster of their party mate, Senator Leila de Lima, as chairperson of the Senate committee on justice and human rights.
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The ouster of Sen. Leila de Lima as chairperson of the Senate justice committee does not mean the Senate is a rubber stamp of President Rodrigo Duterte, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said Tuesday.