‘Bikoy’ willing to be state witness even sans witness protection

MANILA — Whistleblower Peter Joemel “Bikoy” Advincula is willing to be a state witness but is not inclined to be covered by the government state witness protection program, his lawyer…

QC court orders arrest of Trillanes, others in sedition raps

MANILA — The Quezon City Metropolitan Trial Court (MeTC) has issued arrest warrants against former senator Antonio Trillanes IV and several others charged with conspiracy to commit sedition filed by…

Pasay prosecutor resumes hearing on sedition, coup raps vs. Trillanes

MANILA — The Pasay City Prosecutor’s Office on Thursday continued its preliminary investigation of the “inciting to sedition” and “proposal to commit coup d’etat” criminal charges filed against Senator Antonio Trillanes…

SolGen mulls libel rap vs. Trillanes

MANILA — Solicitor General Jose Calida on Thursday said he plans to sue beleaguered senator Antonio Trillanes IV for the slanderous statements made by the latter against him. “The putschist Mr.…

Makati court orders Trillanes’ arrest

MANILA — The Makati City Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 150 has issued an alias warrant of arrest and hold departure order (HDO) against Senator Antonio Trillanes IV in connection with…

Makati court still to issue arrest warrant, HDO vs. Trillanes

MANILA — A Makati City court on Friday gave more time to both state prosecutors and defense lawyers to prepare to bolster their arguments in connection with the hold departure order…

Go ‘excited’ to face Trillanes for 2nd time at Senate

MANILA – Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go on Wednesday said he is “very excited” to face Senator Antonio “Sonny” Trillanes IV for a second time in a…

Trillanes’ amnesty, one of Aquino’s ‘glaring mistakes’: PRRD

MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday said the amnesty granted to Oakwood mutineers, including Senator Antonio Trillanes IV, was one of the glaring mistakes of the previous administration of former…

DND chief mum on Trillanes amnesty issue

MANILA — Department of National Defense (DND) Secretary Delfin Lorenzana on Monday declined to comment on Senator Antonio Trillanes IV‘s petition against Presidential Proclamation 572 which declared the amnesty granted to…

PRRD has ‘basis’ for accusing Trillanes of ouster plot

MANILA — President Rodrigo R. Duterte has “basis” for accusing Senator Antonio Trillanes IV of conspiring with the Liberal Party (LP) and the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) in a…

SolGen to Trillanes: Resign from Senate

DUMAGUETE CITY – Solicitor General Jose C. Calida on Thursday described Sen. Antonio Trillanes as a “coward” and challenged him to resign from his post. Speaking during a forum sponsored by…

PRRD to follow rule of law in Trillanes case: Roque

AMMAN, Jordan – President Rodrigo Duterte will abide by the rule of law and will await the issuance of a warrant of arrest if there is one to be issued against…

Guevarra dares Trillanes: Prove dismissal of raps in court

MANILA — It is now up for Senator Antonio Trillanes IV to prove in court his claim that the charges against him in connection with the 2003 Oakwood mutiny were already…

VOIDED AMNESTY

Trillanes should present valid records, not news clips: Palace

MANILA – A video that Senator Antonio Trillanes IV presented to the media to prove that he filed an application for amnesty in 2010 has no bearing, Malacañang said Wednesday. Presidential…

No DOJ involvement in review of Trillanes amnesty: Guevarra

MANILA — Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra on Wednesday clarified that the Department of Justice was not involved in the review of the amnesty granted to Senator Antonio Trillanes IV, which was…

PNP ready to arrest Trillanes once warrant out

MANILA — The Philippine National Police (PNP) said it is ready to implement the arrest of Senator Antonio Trillanes once it is ordered by the court. “The PNP as a law…

TRILLANES FACES THE MEDIA

Trillanes can’t invoke legislative immunity: DOJ chief

MANILA – Department of Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra on Tuesday said opposition Senator Antonio Trillanes cannot invoke legislative immunity after President Rodrigo Duterte moved to revoke the grant of amnesty given…

Senate panel junks ethics case vs. Lacson, Trillanes

MANILA — The Senate Ethics Committee on Tuesday unanimously junked the ethics complaint filed by former Bureau of Customs (BOC) commissioner Nicanor Faeldon against Senators Panfilo Lacson and Antonio Trillanes IV.…