Lacson: Instead of giving gifts to public servants, donate to gov’t institution

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Mon, 19 Aug 2019 02:37:22 +0000

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MANILA, Philippines—Senator Panfilo Lacson suggested Monday that instead of giving gifts to public servants as appreciation for a job well done, the public should just make an official donation to the institution they work for. Lacson said this as he pushed for the revision of the present anti-graft laws and make them “more attuned to […]

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Dela Rosa confesses to accepting gifts when he was still cop

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Mon, 12 Aug 2019 11:12:27 +0000

Dela Rosa confesses to accepting gifts when he was still cop

Former PNP chief and now Senator Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa on Monday admitted to receiving gifts while he was still a policeman.

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Panelo clarifies: Cops may accept only ‘unsolicited gifts’

Credit to Author: Alexander Magno| Date: Sun, 11 Aug 2019 11:54:00 +0000

Panelo clarifies: Cops may accept only ‘unsolicited gifts’

Presidential spokesperson Salvador Panelo on Sunday clarified President Rodrigo Duterte’s “accepting-gifts-not-bribery” remark, saying that the chief executive was only referring to unsolicited gifts given “as a mere ordinary token of gratitude or friendship.”

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Gifts for cops: PNP defers to Duterte’s ‘better wisdom’

Credit to Author: racosta| Date: Sat, 10 Aug 2019 21:25:42 +0000

The Philippine National Police reminded its officers that they cannot accept gifts from the public, but said it would defer to the “better wisdom” of President Rodrigo Duterte, who earlier said it was OK to receive gifts as long as there was no corruption or abuse involved.

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Lacson to Duterte: Insatiable greed starts with simple, petty graft

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Sat, 10 Aug 2019 05:44:50 +0000

Lacson to Duterte: Insatiable greed starts with simple, petty graft

MANILA, Philippines — Insatiable greed starts with simple and petty graft. This was the answer of Senator Panfilo “Ping” Lacson on Saturday to President Rodrigo Duterte’s claim that it was okay for police officers to accept “gifts” out of gratitude. “Mr President, insatiable greed starts with simple, petty graft,” Lacson tweeted his reminder to Duterte. […]

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Moreno warns baranggay officials against bribery, extortion

Credit to Author: eestopace| Date: Mon, 17 Jun 2019 09:54:24 +0000

Moreno warns baranggay officials against bribery, extortion

Two weeks from assuming office, Manila Mayor-elect Isko Moreno Domagoso warned village officials involved in bribery to shape up.

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6 Chinese nationals arrested for kidnapping compatriots, bribing NBI agents

Credit to Author: eestopace| Date: Fri, 07 Jun 2019 10:56:43 +0000

6 Chinese nationals arrested for kidnapping compatriots, bribing NBI agents

The NBI arrested six Chinese nationals for kidnapping their compatriots who owed them P7 million and three others for offering money in exchange for their release.

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Bribery has ‘never happened’ in Senate, says Sotto

Credit to Author: eestopace| Date: Fri, 31 May 2019 11:02:49 +0000

Paying for votes to win a position has never happened in the upper chamber of Congress, Senate President Vicente Sotto III said Friday.

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Bribery has ‘never happened’ in Senate, says Sotto

Credit to Author: eestopace| Date: Fri, 31 May 2019 11:02:49 +0000

Paying for votes to win a position has never happened in the upper chamber of Congress, Senate President Vicente Sotto III said Friday.

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