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Senior Deputy Minority Leader and Buhay Rep. Lito Atienza yesterday expressed fear over President Duterte’s plan to send more than 2,000 malefactors to the gallows within 12 months, saying it could easily result in hundreds of wrongful executions. “The last time the country experimented on…
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A reorganization of the Supreme Court (SC) has been implemented following the retirement of two senior justices. In a one-page Special Order 2409, Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Aranal-Sereno ordered the reorganization following the retirement of SC Justice Jose Portugal Perez last December 14, 2016 and…
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By Julius Leonen Echoing President Duterte’s sentiments in purging corruption from the government, newly appointed Prosecutor General Victor Sepulveda yesterday vowed to stop corruption, illegal drugs and other criminal activities as he takes charge of the Department of Justice (DoJ)’s National Prosecution Service (NPS).At a…
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The proposal of Ako Bicol partylist Rep. Rodel Batocabe to impose a 10 to 30 percent excise tax on cosmetic products and services such as liposuction, facelift, nose lift and similar services has gained the support of other lawmakers. Deputy Speaker and Batangas Rep. Raneo…
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Makati Mayor Abby Binay yesterday called on city residents to enrol or renew their membership with the PhilHealth ng Masa-sponsored program at Makati City Hall in order to avail themselves of subsidized medical care and other benefits it offers.“I call on Makatizens to prioritize their…
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