Pimentel on De Lima’s request to join senate sessions: Let the court decide

MANILA — Senate Pres. Aquilino Pimentel III on Tuesday said that it us up to the court to decide on whether to allow detained Sen. Leila de Lima to participate…

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.…

Pimentel on DOJ drug raps vs De Lima: We have to respect judiciary independence

MANILA — Senate Pres. Aquilino Pimentel III on Monday said the Senate will have to respect the independence of the judiciary in dealing with criminal charges against Sen. Leila de…