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The Manila Times
Independent probe panel eyed for drug deathsjustice done now because there is no need to investigate,” Atienza said. Submi
The Manila Times / Posted an hour ago
justice done now because there is no need to investigate,” Atienza said. Submit case folders, PNP told Senate President Aquilino Pimentel 3rd said he would require the Philippine National Police (PNP) to present the case folders of drug suspects... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Rody not backing down despite drug war outrageappropriate charges against those responsible for Delos Santos’ death. Senate i
Pilipino Star / Posted an hour ago
appropriate charges against those responsible for Delos Santos’ death. Senate inquiry Also yesterday, Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III said the committee on public order and dangerous drugs headed by Sen. Panfilo Lacson will conduct an... Read more
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Minda News
Draft BBL in Congress; awaits authors for filingbut it has yet to be filed as a bill in the House of Representatives and the Se
Minda News / Posted an hour ago
but it has yet to be filed as a bill in the House of Representatives and the Senate. MindaNews asked Senate President Aquilino Pimentel and House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez, Jr. if they would be the principal authors. Alvarez did not send a... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Pimentel: Mounting death toll on drug war necessitates Senate probeSenate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO Senate Pres
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 hours ago
Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III raised an alarm on Saturday over the mounting death toll in the government’s bloody war on drugs, which appears to be in its all-time... Read more
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Rappler
The week in photos: August 12-18, 2017in Quezon City on August 15, 2017. Photo by Jasmin Dulay/Rappler TESTING. Pres
Rappler / Posted 12 hours ago
in Quezon City on August 15, 2017. Photo by Jasmin Dulay/Rappler TESTING. President Rodrigo Duterte, Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, and Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana try out the new binoculars donated to the Armed Forces of the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Draft BBL sent to Housein a chance interview. In an Aug. 14 transmittal letter by the Presidential Le
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
in a chance interview. In an Aug. 14 transmittal letter by the Presidential Legislative Liaison Office to Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, Usecretary Ryan Estevez said they were placing the future of the draft bill to Congress, which would... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Change on the retreat, trapos rear their ugly heads once moreGatchalian 11. Sen. Gringo Honasan 12. Sen. Panfilo Lacson 13. Sen. Emmanuel
Bulatlat.com / Posted yesterday
Gatchalian 11. Sen. Gringo Honasan 12. Sen. Panfilo Lacson 13. Sen. Emmanuel Pacquiao 14. Sen. Cynthia Villar 15. Sen. Aquilino Pimentel III It is worth noting that the first 12 names in the list (which are highlighted) also voted against the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Time to review appointment of militants to Duterte Cabinetthat Taguiwalo was the right person for the DSWD, why did he not push Speaker P
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
that Taguiwalo was the right person for the DSWD, why did he not push Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez and Senate President Aquilino Pimentel 3rd, and instruct his legislative liaison staff to make a special effort to secure Taguiwalo’s... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
What you need to know for Thursday, Aug. 17their top picks on our Weekend Planner page. • Here are the top things to do t
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
their top picks on our Weekend Planner page. • Here are the top things to do today in Tampa Bay, including "Taps and Tacos" night at the Threshers game against Tim Tebow's St. Lucie Mets and comic Carly Aquilino from MTV's Girl Code is at the Impr... Read more
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Minda News
At last, draft BBL transmitted to Senate, but no certificate of urgencyLegislative Liaison Office (PLLO) under the Office of the President said in his
Minda News / Posted 2 days ago
Legislative Liaison Office (PLLO) under the Office of the President said in his August 14 letter to Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III that they trust in the “collective wisdom of Congress should they deem proper to refine the draft... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte meets Teodoro, wife at PalaceCity, which remains under martial law until Dec. 31 this year. Duterte also ha
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
City, which remains under martial law until Dec. 31 this year. Duterte also had a short meeting with Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III who turned over 60 binoculars to the AFP, which came from an anonymous donor. Duterte then met with... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Milo PH, FC Barcelona give young booters a boostformalized a partnership that boosted grassroots football in the Philippines. L
Manila Standard Today / Posted 3 days ago
formalized a partnership that boosted grassroots football in the Philippines. Leading the press conference were (from left) Aquilino Pastoral III, PFF Grassroots Footbal Manager; Robbie De Vera, Sports Marketing Executive of MILO Philippines; Willy... Read more
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The Manila Times
Milo PH launches Road to BarcelonaPhilippine Football Federation grassroots program officer Aquilino Pastoral III
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
Philippine Football Federation grassroots program officer Aquilino Pastoral III, Milo Business Unit manager Willy De Ocampo, Milo sports executive Robie de Vera, and Ignite Sports marketing manager Mike Reyes hoist the ceremonial balls during the... Read more
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Rappler
Duterte, Gibo Teodoro hold closed-door meeting in Malacañangof his retirement. The AFP chief retires in October. Other guests the Presiden
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
of his retirement. The AFP chief retires in October. Other guests the President entertained that day are Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, Lanao del Sur Representative Ansaruddin Adiong, Lanao del Sur Vice Governor Mamintal Adiong Jr, and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Masbate political rivals unite under PDP-LabanSHOW OF FORCE Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III (fifth from left) administ
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
SHOW OF FORCE Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III (fifth from left) administers the oath of office to new members of the administration party PDP-Laban in Masbate province. MARS.ARGUELLES MASBATE CITY — Long-time political rivals in Masbate... Read more
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Rappler
Gordon seeks HDO vs Kenneth Dong, 8 others in shabu probe9 people implicated in P6.4-billion worth of smuggled shabu from China. Gordon
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
9 people implicated in P6.4-billion worth of smuggled shabu from China. Gordon said he would request Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III to ask the Department of Justice to issue the HDOs. The senator wants the order to cover Richard Tan,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Gordon wants HDO vs Tan, Dong,Taguba et al.of the BOC last May. In an ambush interview after the four-hour hearing, Gordo
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
of the BOC last May. In an ambush interview after the four-hour hearing, Gordon said he will request Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel to formally seek the issuance of a hold departure order (HDO) against the seven... Read more
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Minda News
Delay in passage of BBL expected as draft Bangsamoro law has yet to reach Congressas urgent by the President, “conservatively, sa House, give me a month or two”
Minda News / Posted 4 days ago
as urgent by the President, “conservatively, sa House, give me a month or two” to pass the measure. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel did not give a time frame but he cited the BBL as one of the priority measures the Senate should... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Senate to get Chinese execs’ side on P6.4-B shabuin May, Sen. Richard Gordon said yesterday. He said the request would be cours
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
in May, Sen. Richard Gordon said yesterday. He said the request would be coursed through the office of Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III and the Department of Foreign Affairs. “I hope we could get their statements and obtain a complete... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Congress’ panel resets barangay-SK electionshope Malacañang will certify the bill as urgent to make this possible,” Barbers
Manila Standard Today / Posted 5 days ago
hope Malacañang will certify the bill as urgent to make this possible,” Barbers said. In the Senate, Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III on Monday said charges should be filed against barangay officials included in President Rodrigo... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Scandal-hit poll chief evades House inquiryprevious administration. Aguirre added that the Bureau of Internal Revenue has
Manila Standard Today / Posted 5 days ago
previous administration. Aguirre added that the Bureau of Internal Revenue has also joined the probe. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, meanwhile, said Bautista’s wealth—whether earned 20 years ago or close to the elections—was not enough... Read more
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Rappler
Pimentel admits Congress to blame for waste of moneyPOLLS DELAY. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III says the government is wast
Rappler / Posted 5 days ago
POLLS DELAY. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III says the government is wasting money because Congress acted late on proposals to delay the 2017 barangay polls. Photo by Nelson Vera/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – Senate President Aquilino Pimentel... Read more
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The Manila Times
DoF chief: We’ll drop sugar tax for SB 1408pass it at all, but pass the original bill,” he added, referring to Senate Bill
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
pass it at all, but pass the original bill,” he added, referring to Senate Bill (SB)1408 that was filed by Senate President Aquilino Pimentel Jr. Angara last week said that Dominguez, during a meeting in Malacanang, had offered to give up the sugar... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Dominguez will drop sugar tax if Senate passes DOF-backed bill in fullhave to pass [the excise tax on sugary drinks] this time, but pass the original
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
have to pass [the excise tax on sugary drinks] this time, but pass the original bill that was filed by Senate President [Aquilino] Pimentel.” Last week, news reports quoted Angara as saying that Dominguez was amenable to trade the higher levy on... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Minor Leagues: Bluefish will leave lots of memoriesover the years, including Adam Greenberg, Matt Iannazzo, Mike Porzio, Mike Tars
The Register Citizen / Posted 6 days ago
over the years, including Adam Greenberg, Matt Iannazzo, Mike Porzio, Mike Tarsi and, most recently, West Haven’s Mike Aquilino — a former UNH star who was plucked from the West Haven Twilight League this summer and made three starts for the... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Minor Leagues: Bluefish will leave lots of memoriesover the years, including Adam Greenberg, Matt Iannazzo, Mike Porzio, Mike Tars
The Middletown Press / Posted 6 days ago
over the years, including Adam Greenberg, Matt Iannazzo, Mike Porzio, Mike Tarsi and, most recently, West Haven’s Mike Aquilino — a former UNH star who was plucked from the West Haven Twilight League this summer and made three starts for the... Read more
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Minda News
Abella: draft BBL on the way to Congress; ex-Pres. Arroyo files Bangsamoro billPanel chair Mohagher Iqbal, MILF Chairman Murad Ebrahim, Executive Secretary Sa
Minda News / Posted 7 days ago
Panel chair Mohagher Iqbal, MILF Chairman Murad Ebrahim, Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez, Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Jesus Dureza and Government... Read more
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The Manila Times
Duterte favors ex-justices in body to draft new ConstitutionI cannot answer as to the reason [why the appointment of ConCom people is yet t
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
I cannot answer as to the reason [why the appointment of ConCom people is yet to happen],” Abella added. Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel 3rd has proposed a P100 billion equalization fund sourced from both the federal government and the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
IN THE KNOW: Charter changeinto a Con-ass. It was met with protests that prompted Arroyo to knock it down.
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
into a Con-ass. It was met with protests that prompted Arroyo to knock it down. In November 2008, then Sen. Aquilino Pimentel Jr. drafted Senate Resolution No. 10, convening Congress into a Con-ass to establish a federal system of... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Panel formed to assess Marawi rehabreview the reconstruction and rehabilitation of Marawi City. The chamber appro
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
review the reconstruction and rehabilitation of Marawi City. The chamber approved a resolution filed by Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III and Sen. Joseph Victor Ejercito creating the special committee. “The special committee will assess and... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
‘Patriotic bond’ for Marawi rehabmeeting of Finance’s executive committee. He made the statement even as the Se
Manila Standard Today / Posted 9 days ago
meeting of Finance’s executive committee. He made the statement even as the Senate on Wednesday adopted Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III’s proposed resolution calling for the creation of a special committee that will focus on rebuilding... Read more
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Gulf News
Panel to keep track of Marawi rebuilding effortsby the rebellion requires a well-coordinated large-scale rebuilding effort on t
Gulf News / Posted 9 days ago
by the rebellion requires a well-coordinated large-scale rebuilding effort on the part of the government,” Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III said after the Senate late Wednesday agreed to create a special panel that would focus on... Read more
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The Manila Times
UPDATE 2: Court orders arrest of Honasan over P30-M ‘pork’ case“Bongbong” Marcos Jr., Rodolfo “Pong” Biazon, Loi Estrada, Robert Jaworski, Ram
The Manila Times / Posted 9 days ago
“Bongbong” Marcos Jr., Rodolfo “Pong” Biazon, Loi Estrada, Robert Jaworski, Ramon Magsaysay, Tessie Aquino-Oreta, and Aquilino “Nene” Pimentel Jr., Manuel “Manny” Villar, late senator Robert Barbers, and Alan Peter Cayetano, now secretary of... Read more
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The Manila Times
Senate creates committee to assess Marawi reconstruction programthe government’s reconstruction program in Marawi City. The senators approved
The Manila Times / Posted 9 days ago
the government’s reconstruction program in Marawi City. The senators approved Resolution 457 filed by Senate President Aquilino Pimentel 3rd creating the panel tasked to study and investigate the extent of damaged properties in Marawi... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Senate forms special committee to oversee Marawi rehabSenate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO The Senate
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO The Senate approved on Wednesday a resolution creating a special committee that would assess and oversee the rebuilding of war-torn Marawi City. “The extent of the damage sustained... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Senate committee cites 2 Chinoys for contemptthey should be held in contempt “until we are able to thresh out the whole thin
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
they should be held in contempt “until we are able to thresh out the whole thing.” Gordon then ordered the men’s detention, saying Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III would decide where they should be detained until the next hearing on Au... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Bautista impeachment to stop Senate drug smuggling inquirya balance of P329 million in accounts with Luzon Development Bank. He has denie
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
a balance of P329 million in accounts with Luzon Development Bank. He has denied the allegations. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III said that if the Comelec chief was impeached, the Senate must “erase” from its mind the findings, if... Read more
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The Manila Times
Witness bares Customs payolaand Li were placed under the custody of the Office of the Senate Sergeant at Ar
The Manila Times / Posted 10 days ago
and Li were placed under the custody of the Office of the Senate Sergeant at Arms, and will be transferred to the Pasay City Jail once their commitment order is signed by Senate President Aquilino Pimentel 3rd. With James Kon... Read more
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Pilipino Star
AFP enters critical stage in Marawi offensivereview the reconstruction and rehabilitation of Marawi City. The chamber appro
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
review the reconstruction and rehabilitation of Marawi City. The chamber approved a resolution filed by Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III and Sen. Joseph Victor Ejercito creating the special committee. “The special committee would assess... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Senate detains 2 Chinese in drug bustthe drugs contained in steel cylinders as well as the recipient in its local of
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
the drugs contained in steel cylinders as well as the recipient in its local office in Valenzuela City. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III signed the detention order, saying the two testified “falsely and evasively” before the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Rody to quit if son’s guilty of corruptionLi. They will be immediately transferred to the Pasay City Jail once their com
Manila Standard Today / Posted 10 days ago
Li. They will be immediately transferred to the Pasay City Jail once their commitment order is signed by Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III. Chen is the owner of Hong Fei Logistics with warehouse at De Castro Subdivision, Paso de Paz,... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
New twist in Bautista’s marital woe: NBI steps inwith the investigation. But if the House starts the impeachment hearing, we wil
Manila Standard Today / Posted 10 days ago
with the investigation. But if the House starts the impeachment hearing, we will stop,” the senator said. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III agreed that the Blue Ribbon hearings would stop once an impeachment complaint reaches the Senate, where... Read more
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Rappler
Senate creates special committee on Marawi rehabilitationof Marawi City in Mindanao. With no opposition, senators adopted resolutions 4
Rappler / Posted 10 days ago
of Marawi City in Mindanao. With no opposition, senators adopted resolutions 457 and 428 sponsored by Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III and Senator Joseph Victor Ejercito, respectively. The ad hoc committee would have jurisdiction over... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Senate orders arrest of Richard Tan, Manny Li for contemptthem in contempt for supposedly lying during the hearing on the P6.4-billion sh
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
them in contempt for supposedly lying during the hearing on the P6.4-billion shabu shipment from China. Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III approved on Wednesday the contempt order signed by committee chairman Senator Richard... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Petilla brothers of Leyte abandon Liberal PartyPetilla brothers joined the mass oath-taking of new PDP-Laban members officiate
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
Petilla brothers joined the mass oath-taking of new PDP-Laban members officiated by Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, also PDP-Laban president, on Aug. 2. Jericho Petilla said Senate secretary Lutgardo Barbo, a former... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Bastardized free college tuition lawto him but sign into law the free tuition bill instead. This was a meeting with
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
to him but sign into law the free tuition bill instead. This was a meeting with Senators led by Senate president Aquilino Pimentel III whom the President sought to update about the need to increase budget support to the military’s... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Ex-Energy chief Petilla jumps to PDP-LabanGovernor Leopoldo Dominico Petilla, joined the mass oath-taking of new PDP-Laba
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
Governor Leopoldo Dominico Petilla, joined the mass oath-taking of new PDP-Laban members officiated by Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III, PDP-Laban president. Petilla said they were invited by Pimentel through Lutgardo “Lutz” Barbo... Read more
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Gulf News
Free college education could be ‘game changer’ for Filipino familiesor her family a better life, and President Duterte has just given every Filipin
Gulf News / Posted 13 days ago
or her family a better life, and President Duterte has just given every Filipino the means to have it,” Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel said, adding that the free college education law gives more Filipino families better pathways out of... Read more
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Pilipino Star
SC condemns killing of Butuan judgehis wife by fully investigating the crimes committed," it added. Pimentel: Kil
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 days ago
his wife by fully investigating the crimes committed," it added. Pimentel: Killing a challenge for PNP Senate President Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III, a lawyer, also condemned the fatal attack on Abul. "This brazen attack on a judge in his own... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Pimentel, SC justices condemn judge’s killing in ButuanSenate President Aquilino ‘Koko’ Pimentel (left) and Chief Justice Maria Lourde
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 days ago
Senate President Aquilino ‘Koko’ Pimentel (left) and Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno (right) condemned the killing last Saturday, August 5, 2017, of Butuan City Judge Godofredo Abul Jr. and urged authorities to solve the crime as soon as possible.... Read more
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