Satur Ocampo - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Satur Ocampo


FALSE: Ocampo allowed to post bail over kidnapping, Palparan wasn't

Dec 19, 2019 - 7:15 PM

Retired Army Major General Jovito Palparan's petitions to post bail in 2015 and 2016 were junked by the Court, while former Bayan Muna representative Satur Ocampo did not file a bail for an alleged kidnapping incident in 2018

Court junks DOJ request to rearrest Satur Ocampo

Aug 19, 2019 - 5:35 PM

Manila Regional Trial Court Branch 32 finds no basis to overtake an earlier Supreme Court decision that gave Satur Ocampo provisional liberty

LIBERTY. Former Bayan Muna representative Satur Ocampo (utmost right) keeps his liberty as the Manila Regional Trial Court rejects prosecutors' request to rearrest him on pending murder charges. Photo by Jire Carreon/Rappler

Duterte accuses Satur Ocampo, France Castro of endangering Lumad children

Dec 03, 2018 - 7:28 PM

The accused – former and current party-list representatives – insist they were rescuing children from a food blockade imposed by the military and alleged attacks on Lumad schools in Davao del Norte

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte delivers his speech during the San Beda Law Grand Alumni Homecoming at Club Filipino in San Juan City on November 23, 2018. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Satur Ocampo, France Castro say nothing illegal in 'humanitarian' mission

Dec 02, 2018 - 5:15 PM

ACT Teachers Representative France Castro challenges Philippine National Police chief Oscar Albayalde to visit Lumad schools, following his allegations these are being used for communist teachings

Former Bayan Muna Rep. Ka Satur Ocampo (right) and ACT Teachers Rep. France Castro (center) at a press conference in Quezon City on Sunday, December 02, 2018, after their arrest at a checkpoint in Talaingod town in Davao del Norte, on Thursday, November 29. Satur Ocampo, France Castro was charged for child abuse and was released after posted bail. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Satur Ocampo, 17 others released from Davao jail

Dec 01, 2018 - 9:42 PM

(UPDATED) Davao del Norte police wanted to defy the release order, prompting Tagum City Executive Judge Arlene Palabrica to issue a supplemental order

BAIL.Satur Ocampo, France Castro et al posts bail for child abuse charges. Photo courtesy of Kilab Multimedia

Child abuse charges vs Satur Ocampo 'laughable,' says wife

Nov 30, 2018 - 6:44 PM

'They just have to invent things to pin people who are trying to do their job,' says Carolina 'Bobbie' Malay

BOOKING PROCEDURE. A policeman gets the fingerprints of former Bayan Muna representative Satur Ocampo at the Talaingod police station. Photo courtesy of Police Regional Office 11

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Nov 29, 2018 - 10:15 PM

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Makabayan condemns 'illegal' arrest of Satur Ocampo, France Castro

Nov 29, 2018 - 2:19 PM

Leftist lawmakers say it is a 'blatant and outrageous lie' to accuse ACT Teachers Representative France Castro and ex-Bayan Muna representative Satur Ocampo of human trafficking

STILL DETAINED. ACT Teachers Representative France Castro (left) and ex-Bayan Muna representative Satur Ocampo (right) remains in detention in Davao del Norte. Photo courtesy of The Breakaway Media

Satur Ocampo, France Castro face kidnapping, human trafficking charges

Nov 29, 2018 - 2:00 PM

(5th UPDATE) Police base the charges on the presence of 14 minors in the vehicles of the National Solidarity Mission, which had among its delegates former Bayan Muna representative Satur Ocampo and ACT Teachers Representative France Castro

ARRESTED. Mugshots of former Bayan Muna Representative Satur Ocampo and ACT Teachers Representative France Castro at the Talaingod Police Station. Photo courtesy of Police Regional Office 11

Satur Ocampo, ACT Teachers Rep Castro arrested in Davao del Norte

Nov 29, 2018 - 12:25 PM

(3rd UPDATE) Satur Ocampo, France Castro, and over 70 others face kidnapping and human trafficking charges over the transport of minors from Talaingod town, say police

DETAINED. Former Bayan Muna representative Satur Ocampo (right) is detained at the Talaingod Police Station in Davao del Norte with ACT Representative France Castro and over 70 others. Photo by Jose Hernani/The Breakaway Media Group

The week in photos: August 11-17, 2018

Aug 18, 2018 - 9:30 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

In this photo taken on August 11, 2018, Indian people watch a 'Wall of Death' show at a fair in the outskirts of Ajmer, in the Indian state of Rajasthan. / AFP PHOTO / HIMANSHU SHARMA

Nueva Ecija court clears Left leaders of murder charges

Aug 13, 2018 - 3:58 PM

(UPDATED) The warrants of arrest against Satur Ocampo, Teddy Casiño, Rafael Mariano and anti-poverty secretary Liza Maza are no longer in effect

CLEARED. From left: Teddy Casiño, Satur Ocampo, Liza Maza and Rafael Mariano are cleared of murder charges after the Palayan City, Nueva Ecija RTC Branch 40 dismissed the cases and quashed the warrants against them. Graphic by Ken Bautista/Rappler

33 lawmakers denounce arrest warrants vs Liza Maza, 3 others

Aug 09, 2018 - 6:39 PM

House Resolution 2604 expresses the House of Representative's 'utmost concern' over the arrest warrants issued against 4 former party-list legislators

OLD CASE. From left: Teddy Casiño, Satur Ocampo, Liza Maza, and Rafael Mariano. Graphic by Ken Bautista/Rappler

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Aug 08, 2018 - 8:57 PM

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Manila court clears 4 in DOJ’s terror tag request

Aug 08, 2018 - 4:46 PM

(UPDATED) Branch 19 does not throw out the main petition seeking to declare the CPP-NPA as a terrorist group

CLEARED. Manila RTC Branch 19 clears Satur Ocampo, Rafael Baylosis, Jose Melencio Molintas and Victoria Tauli-Corpuz (L-R) from the government petition to declare 649 individuals as terrorists.

Group offers P1-M bounty for leads on Liza Maza, 3 others

Aug 04, 2018 - 3:11 PM

(3rd UPDATE) 'Is he confirming that it is GMA who is behind the revival of the case?' asks the former lawmakers' counsel, referring to lawyer Ferdinand Topacio's involvement in the effort

OLD CASE. From left: Teddy Casiño, Satur Ocampo, Liza Maza and Rafael Mariano. Graphic by Ken Bautista/Rappler

Left leaders question judge's flip-flop in murder case

Jul 30, 2018 - 6:44 PM

Ten years ago, the same judge said there was no basis to find probable cause to order the arrest of Maza, Mariano, Casiño and Ocampo

Militant groups hold a protest in Camp Crame on July 30, 2018 calling for a stop in political persecution as PNP chief Oscar Albayalede orders serving warrant of arrests to Satur Ocampo, Liza Maza, Teddy Casino and Raphael Mariano for criminal charges. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

PNP mounts manhunt for 79-year-old Satur Ocampo, 3 others

Jul 30, 2018 - 12:38 PM

(3rd UPDATE) Also covered by the arrest warrants are incumbent anti-poverty commission head Liza Maza, ex-agrarian reform chief Rafael Mariano and former Bayan Muna representative Teddy Casiño

POLITICAL ARREST? Supporters of the 4 ex-lawmakers decry the arrest order issued 12 years after the case against them was filed. Graphic by Ken Bautista/Rappler

4 ex-lawmakers from Left face arrest for 2006 murder case

Jul 27, 2018 - 7:30 PM

The case was filed by widows Isabelita Bayudang and Mayumi Peralta, accusing the 4 leftist leaders of conspiring to kill their husbands Carlito Bayudang and Jimmy Peralta in 2004 and 2003, respectively

BAYAN PRESSCON. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

Duterte critics slam detention of 71-year-old Australian nun

Apr 17, 2018 - 2:27 PM

Lawmaker Carlos Zarate refutes claims that Sister Patricia Fox is engaging in partisan activities, as upholding human rights is not a form of meddling

DETAINED NUN. Protesters in a rally outside the Bureau of Immigration (BI) on April 17, 2018, call for the release of Australian nun Sister Patricia Fox from the BI. Photo by Maria Tan

Peace process with Reds 'still alive,' says Bello

Feb 16, 2017 - 7:58 PM

In a forum in UP Diliman Secretary Silvestre Bello III stresses the importance of keeping the talks going

PEACE FORUM. Secretary Silvestre Bello III encourages university students to push for the peace talks. Rappler photo

New 'party' Kilusang Pagbabago formed to protect Duterte

Dec 05, 2016 - 10:29 AM

UPDATED Cabinet Secretary Jun Evasco is gathering President Rodrigo Duterte s supporters nationwide to form a mass movement that could potentially become a new political party

SC to Palace, AFP, Marcoses: Explain in 10 days hasty Marcos burial

Nov 29, 2016 - 6:10 PM

The High Court also instructs them to respond to the motions for reconsideration filed by the petitioners

Photo from Office of the Army Chief Public Affairs

Robredo: Have faith SC will be fair in Marcos election protest

Nov 21, 2016 - 5:45 PM

Speculations about the Supreme Court favoring Bongbong Marcos in the election case intensifies after it ruled to allow a hero s burial for former President Ferdinand Marcos

FAITH. Vice President Leni Robredo expresses hope that the Supreme Court will be fair in its ruling on the electoral case filed against her by former Senator Bongbong Marcos. Photo by Office of the President

Lagman to SC: Have Marcos remains exhumed from Heroes' Cemetery

Nov 21, 2016 - 1:46 PM

Albay Representative Edcel Lagman one of the petitioners against a hero s burial for Ferdinand Marcos also wants to subject the remains to a forensic examination

FROM BATAC TO LNMB. Former President Ferdinand Marcos' remains are buried in the Libingan ng mga Bayani on November 18, 2016, decades after his death, sparking protests from Martial Law victims and human rights advocates. Photo courtesy of the AFP

SC urged to cite Marcos family, military in contempt

Nov 21, 2016 - 11:55 AM

UPDATED Petitioners ask the Supreme Court to compel the respondents to return all the public funds used for the burial of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani

In anti-Marcos burial rally, Martial Law tales come alive

Aug 14, 2016 - 11:16 PM

Participants in the rally reminisce the time they were fighting against the Marcos regime leading up to the 1986 EDSA People Power uprising

NOT A HERO. Mostly victims during the martial law, protesters oppose the burial of the late President Ferdinand Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Neri Colmenares files CoC: 'The nation needs a fighter in the Senate'

Oct 12, 2015 - 11:28 AM

The 3 term party list congressman wants to bring to the Senate his fight for an increase in pension and salaries and to lower the prices of electricity and water

Neri Colmenares files for his senatorial candidacy at COMELEC office in Manila on Monday, October 12, 2015. Photo by Jansen Romero/Rappler

Rappler Newscast | July 25, 2014

Jul 25, 2014 - 7:46 PM

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3rd impeach raps vs Aquino, this time over military deal

Jul 24, 2014 - 6:18 PM

Progressive groups say the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement between the Philippines and the US surrenders national sovereignty and compromises territorial integrity

EXPANDED. The 3rd impeachment complaint against President Benigno Aquino III is based on the alleged unconstitutionality of the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Gov't asked to stop arresting 'Jasig holders'

Apr 07, 2014 - 11:54 PM

Bayan Muna Representatives Neri Colmenares and Carlos Zarate and former Representative Satur Ocampo visit Benito and Wilma Tiamzon in Camp Crame

NO IMMUNITY. Benito Tiamzon steps out of the Camp Crame Multipurpose Hall shortly after arriving for his inquest proceedings. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Makabayan holds 1st-ever miting de avance

May 08, 2013 - 1:14 PM

Will their Senate bet make it this time around?

Photo by Teddy Casiño communications team

Bayan Muna, Gabriela endorse Jun Magsaysay

May 04, 2013 - 2:31 PM

Ocampo says they decided to endorse Magsaysay because of his firm determination to prosecute officials involved in the P750 M fertilizer scam