DOJ appeals lack of jurisdiction rule on ‘shabu’ case

DOJ appeals lack of jurisdiction rule on ‘shabu’ case

The Department of Justice (DOJ) appealed a decision of the Valenzuela Regional Trial Court (RTC) dismissing for lack of jurisdiction the drug smuggling case against five of nine suspects in a P6.4-billion shipment of “shabu” (crystal meth), that made it past the Bureau of Customs into a warehouse in Valenzuela in May last year.

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Davao City councilor claims he will succeed resigned Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte

Councilor Bernard Al-ag on Friday said he would be succeeding resigned Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte based on the provisions of the Local Government Code of 1991, specifically section 44.

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As his ’life’s mission,’ Trillanes vows to hold Duterte family accountable for acts

As his ’life’s mission,’ Trillanes vows to hold Duterte family accountable for acts

Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV has made it his life’s mission to make the “murderous” and “corrupt” Duterte family accountable for their actions. Trillanes made the promise in a strongly-worded statement he issued on Thursday after resigned Davao City Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte and presidential son-in-law Manases Carpio filed a civil suit against him for damages.

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