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EXPLAINER: SC ruling on inordinate delay and why it matters

Aug 01, 2018 - 5:09 PM

It's now up to new Ombudsman Samuel Martires to use the ruling to their advantage

Office of the Ombudsman Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

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Jan 11, 2018 - 12:00 PM

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DOJ reopens probe into Atio Castillo hazing

Jan 11, 2018 - 10:08 AM

Castillo's mother calls it a breakthrough that will 'strengthen' their case

REOPENING. The DOJ panel of prosecutors decide to reopen the preilimary investigation to tackle the sensational admission of a suspect-turned-witness.

Ombudsman pursues Matobato's Davao Death Squad complaint

Aug 30, 2017 - 8:22 PM

UPDATED Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales inhibits from the investigation

ARREST WARRANT. Edgar Matobato attends the Senate probe into the spate of extrajudicial killings, September 16, 2016. File photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Indicted? Charged? A guide to court jargon

Aug 06, 2017 - 10:00 AM

Understand the court process behind the highly publicized cases in the news today

Tight SC voting seen on Jinggoy's freedom

Nov 11, 2014 - 8:03 AM

With the high stakes involved Court insiders say intense lobbying has commenced

Bangayan: No 'credible evidence' in perjury complaint

Feb 27, 2014 - 2:44 PM

During the preliminary probe into a perjury complaint filed against him by the Senate Davidson Bangayan maintains he s not alleged rice smuggler David Tan

Bangayan shows up ahead of DOJ perjury probe

Feb 26, 2014 - 8:55 PM

The inquiry is being conducted after the Senate filed a complaint against the alleged rice smuggler for supposedly lying about his identity

Pork scam case to last beyond Aquino presidency?

Feb 22, 2014 - 12:19 PM

Given how things are proceeding the pork barrel case will outlast Aquino’s presidency and even the term of the next president

Napoles couple on tax evasion: Blame us, not Jeane

Jan 25, 2014 - 12:08 AM

The Napoles couple may still be liable for failing to pay donor s tax in bequeathing properties to their daughter

Axed NBI chief can still redeem himself - Palace

Jan 22, 2012 - 4:18 PM

Former NBI Magtanggol Gatdula can still defend his innocence at the preliminary investigation into the alleged kidnapping of a Japanese woman