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‘Arrest me!’ De Lima nearly breaks down

“Enough! Arrest me!” This was Senator Leila de Lima’s challenge to President Rodrigo Duterte in another emotionally charged news conference where she addressed a plan by lawmakers to show her alleged sex video, and insinuations that she.....»»

Category: newsSource: manilatimes_net manilatimes_netSep 28th, 2016

No persecution in ‘pork barrel’ scam cases during Aquino admin – De Lima

MANILA, Philippines --- "I don't know what their definition of political persecution is."   Detained Senator Leila de Lima had this to say as "sympathetic lawmakers," including those with pending plunder cases in relation with the "pork barrel" scam, celebrate the acquittal of former Senator Bong Revilla and "cry political persecution from the previous administration."   In a dispatch from Camp Crame in Quezon City, De Lima, who was Justice Secretary at the time of Revilla's arrest and detention for his plunder and graft cases, noted Monday the Aquino administration "never resorted to public vilification or character assassination of any of those under investigation...Keep on reading: No persecution in ‘pork barrel’ scam cases during Aquino admin – De Lima.....»»

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Samboy Lim’s family remains hopeful

It will be four years to the day on Nov. 28 since PBA legend Samboy Lim suffered a cardiac arrest and lost consciousness during a basketball game at the Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig. He was rushed to The Medical City and admitted in emergency without a pulse......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 14th, 2018

De Lima hails Makati RTC decision denying DOJ arrest motion on Trillanes - Manila Bulletin

De Lima hails Makati RTC decision denying DOJ arrest motion on Trillanes - Manila Bulletin.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsOct 24th, 2018

Peru annuls ex-president Fujimori s pardon, orders arrest

LIMA, Peru – A Peruvian court on Wednesday, October 3, annulled ex-president Alberto Fujimori 's pardon for crimes against humanity and ordered the 80-year-old's immediate arrest, officials said. The South American country's justice department said in a statement that the Supreme Court had "issued the arrest and detention orders against former president Fujimori ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 4th, 2018

P500K bounty for Lim’s arrest

Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra yesterday said the government is offering a P500,000 reward for anyone who can provide information on the whereabouts of suspected drug lord Peter Go Lim. “Provided that such information will lead to the actual arrest” of Lim, the government will hand the reward money to any tipster, Guevarra told reporters. The […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsSep 15th, 2018

P.5-M reward up for Peter Lim’s arrest

The government is offering a reward of P500,000 to anyone who can give information that will lead to the arrest of alleged drug lord Peter Lim, Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra announced yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 14th, 2018

Opposition calls for Senate crowd to avert Trillanes arrest

MANILA, Philippines – Opposition senators Leila de Lima and Francis Pangilinan late Thursday evening, September 6, called on supporters to go to the Senate to prevent the "illegal arrest" of Senator Antonio Trillanes IV.  Various political camps, as well as the media, received tips that a military court might order ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 6th, 2018

De Lima: This is naked tyranny; Duterte s rape of justice

September 6, 2018. Political persecution is something we always expected from Duterte. What we did not expect is the swiftness of how our institutions would be coopted and our laws bastardized by an authoritarian President. The effects of amnesty, the principle of double jeopardy, and the judicial nature of arrest… Source link link: De Lima: This is naked tyranny; Duterte's rape of justice.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 6th, 2018

Palace urges Lim to yield

Malacañang yesterday urged businessman and alleged drug lord Peter Lim to surrender to authorities and prove his innocence in court. Judge Gina Bibat-Palamos of the Makati Regional Trial Court Branch 65 has ordered Lim’s arrest after she found probable cause to put him, self-confessed drug distributor Kerwin Espinosa, and their….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsAug 23rd, 2018

WATCH: Police serve arrest warrant at Peter Lim’s residence

Cebu City Police on Monday went to Peter Lim’s residence to serve an arrest warrant against the businessman, who has been indicted on drug charges......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 21st, 2018

Sen. Leila M. de Lima s statement on the looming arrest of Makabayan Bloc leaders

August 2, 2018. 8/2/18 Wala nang pagpapanggap si Duterte sa pagsupil sa lahat ng kanyang kritiko. Hindi bago sa atin ang political persecution na nagsimula noon kay Marcos, sinundan ni Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo (GMA), at ngayo’y ipinagpapatuloy ni Duterte. Noong naupo siya bilang Pangulo, inuna nya akong inusig,… Source link link: Sen. Leila M. de Lima's statement on the looming arrest of Makabayan Bloc leaders.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2018

Leila De Lima finally arraigned 17 months since arrest - Inquirer.net

Leila De Lima finally arraigned 17 months since arrest - Inquirer.net.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsJul 27th, 2018

Leila De Lima finally arraigned 17 months since arrest

  Senator Leila de Lima has finally been arraigned on the illegal drug charges filed against her by the Department of Justice (DOJ) for her alleged involvement in the proliferation of drugs in the New Bilibid Prison. In a court hearing on Friday, De Lima failed to enter a plea before the Muntinlupa Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 206 because she refuses to recognize the "legitimacy and the validity of the charges." "I do not recognize the legitimacy and the validity of the charges against me," De Lima said before the judge, according to a transcript forwarded to the media by the senator's office. "Now, there are two other cases pending before the other Court, this ...Keep on reading: Leila De Lima finally arraigned 17 months since arrest.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 27th, 2018

Protect our Children from the Madman Duterte – Sen. Leila M. de Lima s Statement on the arbitrary arrest of minors loitering on the streets

June 28, 2018. Once again, in his push to arrest minors loitering on the streets, Duterte challenged critics of this policy that if they were intelligent enough, they should have first become President. This oft-repeated statement of Duterte bears the mark of arrogance from which flows all authoritarian policies… Source link link: Protect our Children from the Madman Duterte – Sen. Leila M. de Lima's Statement on the arbitrary arrest of minors loitering on the streets.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJun 28th, 2018

De Lima slams SC for confirming legality of arrest - Philippine Star

De Lima slams SC for confirming legality of arrest - Philippine Star.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsJun 10th, 2018

De Lima slams SC for confirming legality of arrest

Sen. Leila de Lima yesterday slammed the decision of the Supreme Court (SC) to junk her motion for reconsideration on the legality of her arrest......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 9th, 2018

De Lima camp mulls appeal of SC decision affirming arrest

The camp of Senator Leila De Lima is mulling filing an appeal on the Supreme Court's affirmation that her arrest on drug charges is legal......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 7th, 2018

De Lima camp mulls appeal of SC decision affirming arrest - Philippine Star

De Lima camp mulls appeal of SC decision affirming arrest - Philippine Star.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsJun 7th, 2018

De Lima petition on drug arrest denied with finality

De Lima petition on drug arrest denied with finality.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsJun 7th, 2018

Supreme Court affirms De Lima s arrest on drug charges

MANILA, Philippines – The Supreme Court (SC) said on Wednesday, June 6, that it had denied with finality the appeal of detained Senator Leila de Lima, and affirmed the validity of her arrest based on the drug charges filed against her by the Department of Justice (DOJ)......»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 6th, 2018