Atio Castillo kin include UST law dean in hazing charge

HAZING PROBE Horacio Castillo Jr. takes his oath at the Department of Justice on Monday during the preliminary investigation into the death of his son allegedly at the hands of Aegis Juris members. —EDWIN BACASMAS

University of Santo Tomas (UST) law dean Nilo Divina and 18 other members of Aegis Juris were impleaded in the criminal complaint filed in the Department of Justice (DOJ) over the fatal hazing of UST law freshman Horacio Castillo III.

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Suspect in fatal hazing of Atio Castillo on way back to PH – Aguirre

Suspect in fatal hazing of Atio Castillo on way back to PH – Aguirre

Ralph Trangia, one of the suspects in the fatal hazing of University of Santo Tomas (UST) law student Horacio Castillo III, has opted to voluntarily return to the Philippines. “We were informed that the US authorities are preparing to deport him. So, I believe that he opted to return voluntarily rather than be deported,” Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II said in a text message on Monday.

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Atio’s parents accuse UST Law Dean, 18 others at DOJ over son’s death

Atio’s parents accuse UST Law Dean, 18 others at DOJ over son’s death

The parents of University of Santo Tomas (UST) freshman law student Horacio “Atio” Castillo III filed on Monday a supplemental complaint before the Department of Justice (DOJ) to include Faculty of Civil Law Dean Nilo Divina and 18 others as among the accused in the case over the death of their son.

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UST law dean sues lawyer for libel, seeks P120M in damages

UST law dean sues lawyer for libel, seeks P120M in damages

The University of Santo Tomas law dean, Nilo Divina, has brought two separate libel suits against lawyer Lorna Kapunan, alleging that she has maligned his reputation by linking him to the fatal hazing of Horacio Castillo III, a freshman law student of UST, and for making public a disbarment case that has been filed against him and 20 of his law firm associates.

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DOJ chief: US Homeland Security offers help in tracking down Aegis fratman

DOJ chief: US Homeland Security offers help in tracking down Aegis fratman

The United States’ Department of Homeland Security had offered to help the Philippine government in locating and returning a member of the Aegis Juris fraternity allegedly involved in the fatal hazing of a University of Santo Tomas (UST) freshman law student, Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre said.

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2 respondents in Castillo hazing case defer submission of counter-affidavits

2 respondents in Castillo hazing case defer submission of counter-affidavits

Two of the respondents in the fatal hazing of Horacio Tomas Castillo III, freshman law student at the University of Santo Tomas, opted on Wednesday to defer submission of their counter-affidavits. John Paul Solano and Jason Adolfo Robiños were supposed to submit their separate counter affidavits, with Solano also presenting his witnesses, on Wednesday.

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DOJ forms panel to probe 18 suspects in fatal hazing of Atio

DOJ forms panel to probe 18 suspects in fatal hazing of Atio

The Department of Justice on Monday formed a panel of prosecutors to conduct an investigation on the criminal complaints filed against 18 individuals tagged in the fatal hazing of University of Sto. Tomas (UST) law freshman Horacio Castillo III.

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Atio kin’s lawyer: Hazing probe must cover UST dean

Atio kin’s lawyer: Hazing probe must cover UST dean

The dean of the University of Santo Tomas (UST) Faculty of Civil Law, Nilo Divina, should also be investigated in connection with the hazing death of Horacio Tomas “Atio” Castillo III, according to the lawyer of the victim’s family.

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