Ex-Rizal Gov. Ynares asks Sandiganbayan to dismiss graft raps

Former Rizal Governor Casimiro Ynares Jr. has asked the Sandiganbayan to dismiss the graft charges filed against him over the alleged overpricing in the purchase of fertilizers in 2004 and 2005.

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Aguirre stands by story on Korean execs’ call on PHL to skip Korean mafia angle

Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II on Friday stood by his claim that South Korean authorities dissuaded him from looking into the possible involvement of the so-called Korean mafia in the abduction and murder of businessman Jee Ick Joo last year.

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PNP says De Lima ‘very, very safe’ inside Camp Crame

The Philippine National Police (PNP) on Friday assured the public on the safety and security of Senator Leila de Lima amid the concerns of her party-mates, particularly former President Benigno Aquino III.

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Lawyer eyes Supreme Court relief for De Lima

Senator Leila de Lima’s camp is planning to raise her case before the Supreme Court, a report on Balitanghali said on Friday.

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China: Yasay’s recent remarks on disputed waters ‘baffling, regrettable’

China has taken Foreign Affairs Secretary Perfecto Yasay’s recent statements on the disputed waters as “baffling and regrettable.”

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High-profile convicts brought to NBI following reports of P100-M bribe offer

At least five high profile convicts detained at Camp Aguinaldo were brought to the National Bureau of Investigation on Thursday night following reports that they were offered P100 million to recant their testimonies on Sen. Leila de Lima’s alleged drug links.

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Muntinlupa court orders De Lima detained at Camp Crame — lawyer

The Muntinlupa Regional Trial Court has ordered the detention of Senator Leila de Lima at the Philippine National police Custodial Center inside Camp Crame in Quezon City.

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De Lima talked with Noynoy Aquino before surrendering - staff

Former president Benigno Aquino III talked with beleaguered Senator Leila de Lima hours before she surrendered to authorities in connection with the charges she is facing on her alleged involvement on the proliferation of illegal drugs at the New Bilibid Prison.

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South Korea hits Aguirre’s claims on Korean mafia 

The South Korean Embassy has criticized Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II for his statements on the alleged involvement of the so-called Korean mafia in the abduction and killing of businessman Jee Ick Joo.

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Day before arrest, De Lima tells Duterte: Stop harassing me 

A day before she turned herself in to authorities, Senator Leila de Lima made a video message and addressed President Rodrigo Duterte, telling him to stop the political harassment against her.

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