MANILA - The Quezon City Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 221 has denied the request of Anwar Ampatuan Jr. to bring a portable air-conditioner in his detention cell.
"Kaya namamatay kasi karamihan diyan nabayaran na. They take sides or sobrahan ang atake, getting personal," President-elect Rodrigo Duterte claimed.
Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte, the country’s next President, has appointed defense lawyer Salvador Panelo as his spokesman. Mr. Duterte chose wrong. Journalists and media groups are telling him so.
(UPDATED) Journalists and relatives of the Maguindanao massacre victims have expressed fear that they may not see justice during the term of presumptive president Rodrigo Duterte due to the appointment of Salvador Panelo.
SHARIFF AGUAK - The son of the alleged mastermind of the Maguindanao massacre has lost the race for mayor of Shariff Aguak town in Maguindanao province.
GENERAL SANTOS CITY - Over six years since the November 23, 2009 Maguindanao massacre, justice remains elusive for families of the victims.
MANILA - Twenty-one policemen linked to the 2009 Maguindanao massacre, including a provincial police director, have been dismissed from service for grave misconduct and neglect of duty by the National Police Commission (Napolcom) six years after the massacre.
Another suspect in the 2009 Maguindanao massacre has been arrested in Sultan Kudarat.
Naniniwala ang Department of Justice at Supreme Court na mabilis naman ang usad ng paglilitis sa mga nasasakdal sa Maguindanao massacre.
It's been six years but families of the victims of the Maguindanao massacre are still coping with the loss of their loved ones.