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Amid confusion, families to clarify Ampatuan massacre verdict

Dec 21, 2019 - 10:42 AM

4 people part of the 101 on trial did not receive judgments. A policeman who offered his troop for the massacre plot is both convicted and acquitted in the ruling.

AMPATUAN MASSACRE. 56 people are acquitted in the Ampatuan massacre case, but one name, a major cast in the case Police Superintendent Bahnarin Kamaong, appear both in the convicted and acquitted list. Photo from Supreme Court PIO

Families more fearful with acquittals, 80 still at large in Ampatuan massacre

Dec 20, 2019 - 8:08 AM

(3rd UPDATE) Find the other 80 at large in Ampatuan massacre, families plead, as they also fear that those acquitted will return to government posts in Maguindanao

FEAR. Grace Morales (utmost left) says families are more fearful after the acquittal of 55 suspects in the 2009 Ampatuan massacre in the verdict handed down on December 19, 2019. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

'Press freedom is dead' if Ampatuans not convicted for massacre – lawyer

Nov 05, 2019 - 2:32 PM

After a decade, a court is scheduled to render a judgment on the Ampatuan massacre. Lawyer Nena Santos expects a guilty verdict for the principal accused.

Private prosecutor Nena Santos. Photo by Lian Buan/Rappler

De Lima takes over supervision of Maguindanao massacre case

Oct 29, 2014 - 6:58 PM

Undersecretary Francisco Baraan III the former head of the case will continue to be part of the team

De Lima to NBI: Dig deep in Ampatuan payoff probe

Aug 07, 2014 - 9:53 PM

Justice Secretary Leila De Lima orders the NBI to conduct the probe on the alleged bribery attempt of public prosecutors in the Ampatuan trial

Gov't defers to state lawyers’ wisdom on Ampatuan massacre case

Aug 02, 2014 - 6:44 PM

Malacañang also calls on government and private prosecutors to patch up whatever differences they may have over the case

MASSACRE. Police investigators looking at dead bodies covered with banana leaves, victims of a massacre in the town of Ampatuan, Maguindanao province. File photo from Agence France-Presse

Gov't lawyers to rest Ampatuan Massacre case despite protest

Aug 01, 2014 - 9:11 PM

Justice Undersecretary Francisco Baraan III says accusations made by a private lawyer that gov t lawyers are mishandling the case as childish irresponsible and malicious

NEVER FORGET. The families of the victims of the Maguindanao Massacre call for the speedy resolution of the case. File photo by Leanne Jazul/Rappler

Private lawyers protest resting of case in Ampatuan Massacre

Jul 31, 2014 - 6:04 PM

The rift between some private lawyers and state prosecutors in the most gruesome massacre in the Philippines recent history escalates