Cha-cha hearing at Senate to push through despite rain, floods – Pangilinan

The Senate hearing on Charter change (Cha-cha) will push through Tuesday despite the suspension of work in the chamber.

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For NUPL, Palparan ‘self-destructed’ in final hearing on abduction raps

For NUPL, Palparan ‘self-destructed’ in final hearing on abduction raps

The National Union of Peoples’ Lawyers (NUPL) believes that retired Major General Jovito Palparan Jr. “self-destructed” in his last court hearing on the kidnapping and serious illegal detention charges over the disappearance of two University of the Philippines (UP) students in 2006.

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Faeldon could be moved to Pasay jail if he refuses to attend hearing—Gordon

Faeldon could be moved to Pasay jail if he refuses to attend hearing—Gordon

Senator Richard Gordon, who chairs the Senate blue ribbon committee, said that if Faeldon maintains his defiance, the Senate could decide to order his detention at the Pasay City jail.

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Ventura chokes, refuses to tell all in Senate hazing probe

Mark Anthony Ventura

Marc Anthony Ventura, a former official of the Aegis Fraternity, clammed up at a Senate hearing on Monday, as he refused to name the frat men present when University of Santo Tomas (UST) law student Horacio “Atio” Castillo III died of hazing last September 17.

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Gordon: Do I owe Duterte anything?

Gordon: Do I owe Duterte anything?

Senator Richard Gordon maintained that he does not owe President Duterte anything for him to protect the latter’s son Davao City Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte and son-in-law Mans Carpio from being investigated over their alleged involvement in corrupt activities within the Bureau of Customs (BOC). 

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