Lascañas’ new testimony a ‘slap in the face’ to Senate

MANILA — Senators who voted against opening a probe into the new testimony of retired SPO3 Arthur Lascañas — alleged head of the so-called vigilante group Davao Death Squad —…

Lascañas testimony ‘far from truth’ — Pimentel

MANILA — The testimony of retired SPO3 Arthur Lascañas claiming the existence of a so-called Davao Death Squad is far from the truth, Senate Pres. Aquilino Pimentel III said Monday.…

DOJ urged to file perjury charges vs Lascañas

MANILA — A Senator on Monday urged the Department of Justice (DOJ) to file perjury charges against retired SPO3 Arthur Lascañas for recanting his earlier testimony in a Senate hearing…

Statement of Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar on the Senate presscon of alleged Davao Death Squad member SPO3 Arthur Lascanas

MANILA — The demolition job against President Duterte continues. The press conference of self-confessed hitman SPO3 Arthur Lascanas is part of a protracted political drama aimed to destroy the President…

DOJ OKs filing of kidnapping raps vs Matobato

MANILA – The Department of Justice (DOJ) has approved the filing of kidnapping charges against Edgar Matobato, who claimed to be a member of the Davao Death Squad (DDS), for…

First draft of committee report on EJKs finished — Gordon

MANILA — Senator Richard “Dick” Gordon on Monday said that the Senate Committee on Justice and Human Rights has already finished the first draft of a committee report on the…

PNP assures safety of Matobato

MANILA -– The Philippine National Police (PNP) on Friday took custody of Edgar Matobato, the alleged hitman of the so-called Davao Death Squad (DDS). Senator Antonio “Sony” Trillanes IV accompanied…

16 cops allegedly linked to ‘DDS’ face Senate inquiry into extrajudicial killings

MANILA — Sixteen out of more than 20 police officers from Davao City allegedly linked to the so-called vigilante group Davao Death Squad (DDS) were present at the Senate inquiry…

Senate inquiry into alleged extrajudicial killings to resume on Monday

MANILA — The Senate inquiry into the purported extrajudicial killings, which will be attended by alleged members of the so-called vigilante group Davao Death Squad (DDS), will resume on Monday.…