Bilibid docs face grilling on hospital-passes-for-sale scheme | Inquirer News

Reference: Salaverria, L. B. (2019, September 11). Bilibid docs face grilling on hospital-passes-for-sale scheme. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved September 11, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1163214/bilibid-docs-face-grilling-on-hospital-passes-for-sale-scheme Bilibid docs face grilling on hospital-passes-for-sale scheme By: Leila B. Salaverria – Reporter / @LeilasINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:24 AM September 11, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — Sen. Panfilo Lacson wants doctors from the … Continue reading

Go advises Sanchez to stop dreaming about leaving ‘safer’ New Bilibid Prison | Inquirer News

Reference: Lalu, G. P. (2019, August 22). Go advises Sanchez to stop dreaming about leaving ‘safer’ New Bilibid Prison. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved August 23, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1156617/go-advises-sanchez-to-stop-dreaming-about-leaving-safer-new-bilibid-prison Go advises Sanchez to stop dreaming about leaving ‘safer’ New Bilibid Prison By: Gabriel Pabico Lalu – Reporter / @GabrielLaluINQ INQUIRER.net / 10:43 PM August 22, 2019 MANILA, Philippines … Continue reading

How do inmates get hold of cell phones at NBP? | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2018, February 01). How do inmates get hold of cell phones at NBP?. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved February 1, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/how-do-inmates-get-hold-cell-phones-nbp How do inmates get hold of cell phones at NBP? By WENDELL VIGILIA February 01, 2018 SOME convicted Chinese drug lords at the New Bilibid Prison continue their illegal transactions … Continue reading

Maute group frees 107 inmates amid clashes in Marawi City | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

Maute group frees 107 inmates amid clashes in Marawi City By John Unson (philstar.com) | Updated May 24, 2017 – 5:11pm Reference: Unson, J. (2017, May 24). Maute group frees 107 inmates amid clashes in Marawi City. The Philippine Star. Retrieved May 24, 2017 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2017/05/24/1703188/maute-group-frees-107-inmates-amid-clashes-marawi-city LANAO DEL SUR, Philippines – Maute gunmen set free … Continue reading

Former justice exec says inmate testimony were fabrications | Inquirer News

Former justice exec says inmate testimony were fabrications | Inquirer News By: Gabriel Cardinoza @inquirerdotnet Inquirer Northern Luzon 08:38 AM September 21st, 2016 Source: Cardinoza, G. (2016, September 21). Former justice exec says inmate testimony were fabrications. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved September 21, 2016 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/817464/former-justice-exec-says-inmate-testimony-were-fabrications DAGUPAN CITY, Pangasinan — Former Justice Undersecretary Francisco Baraan III on … Continue reading

QC jail chief: Facilities overcrowded | Malaya Business Insight

QC jail chief: Facilities overcrowded | Malaya Business Insight August 02, 2016 Source: Orias, E. (2016, August 2). QC jail chief: Facilities overcrowded. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved August 2, 2016 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/qc-jail-chief-facilities-overcrowded JAIL Senior Insp. Joey Doguiles of the Quezon City jail yesterday asked courts to speed up the resolution of cases to address the … Continue reading

Solon wants increase in daily subsistence allowance of inmates

Solon wants increase in daily subsistence allowance of inmates By Rosette Adel Updated Sunday September 20, 2015 – 3:45pm Retrieved March 7, 2016 from http://www.philstar.com/congress/articles/2015/09/20/1501994/solon-wants-increase-daily-subsistence-allowance-inmates MANILA, Philippines – A lawmaker is seeking to increase the subsistence allowance for prisoners to provide them with adequate and decent meals. House Bill 6124 authored by Quezon City Rep. … Continue reading

Veto on OFW legal aid fund shows no concern for ‘heroes’ – Nancy | Manila Bulletin | Latest Breaking News | News Philippines

Veto on OFW legal aid fund shows no concern for ‘heroes’ – Nancy | Manila Bulletin | Latest Breaking News | News Philippines. Source: http://www.mb.com.ph/veto-on-ofw-legal-aid-fund-shows-no-concern-for-heroes-nancy/ retrieved on March 5, 2015 from Manila Bulletin website by Hannah Torregoza March 5, 2015 Senator Ma. Lourdes “Nancy” Binay yesterday asked the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) to … Continue reading

Ex-cop files bill prohibiting handcuffing of pregnant inmates

Ex-cop files bill prohibiting handcuffing of pregnant inmates By Dennis Carcamo Updated Thursday June 26, 2014 – 3:14pm Source: http://www.philstar.com/congress/articles/2014/06/26/1339315/ex-cop-files-bill-prohibiting-handcuffing-pregnant-inmates MANILA, Philippines – Former police official and ACT-CIS partylist Rep. Samuel Pagdilao has proposed a bill seeking to prohibit handcuffing pregnant inmates. Under House Bill 4541, Pagdilao said a pregnant inmate shall be screened and … Continue reading

Ex-cop files bill prohibiting handcuffing of pregnant inmates

Ex-cop files bill prohibiting handcuffing of pregnant inmates By Dennis Carcamo Updated Thursday June 26, 2014 – 3:14pm Source: http://www.philstar.com/congress/articles/2014/06/26/1339315/ex-cop-files-bill-prohibiting-handcuffing-pregnant-inmates MANILA, Philippines – Former police official and ACT-CIS partylist Rep. Samuel Pagdilao has proposed a bill seeking to prohibit handcuffing pregnant inmates. Under House Bill 4541, Pagdilao said a pregnant inmate shall be screened and … Continue reading

Miriam blasts luxuries given to VIP prisoners at NBP | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Miriam blasts luxuries given to VIP prisoners at NBP | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Source: http://www.tribune.net.ph/metro/miriam-blasts-luxuries-given-to-vip-prisoners-at-nbp Written by Tribune Sunday, 22 June 2014 00:00 Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago yesterday cried foul over reports that so-called VIP (very important persons) prisoners enjoy extravagant accommodations in jails. “How can there be justice in our … Continue reading

Special detention eyed for high-profile suspects

Special detention eyed for high-profile suspects By Maricel Cruz, Florante Solmerin | Jun. 18, 2014 at 12:01am Source: http://manilastandardtoday.com/2014/06/18/special-detention-eyed-for-high-profile-suspects/ Even as the National Police’ Custodial Center is prepared to accept occupants accused of plunder and other heinous crimes, two party-list lawmakers allied with the administration have proposed a measure to establish a separate detention facility. … Continue reading

Bill filed seeking special cells for high-profile prisoners

Bill filed seeking special cells for high-profile prisoners By Gil C. Cabacungan Philippine Daily Inquirer 2:29 am | Wednesday, June 18th, 2014 Source: http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/612091/bill-filed-seeking-special-cells-for-high-profile-prisoners MANILA, Philippines–With a busload of former and incumbent senators, representatives and public officials poised to be arrested for plunder in the P10-billion pork barrel scam, a bill seeking to create a … Continue reading

GMA son wants job program for ex-convicts

GMA son wants job program for ex-convicts By Dennis Carcamo Updated Wednesday February 19, 2014 – 1:50pm Source: http://www.philstar.com/congress/articles/2014/02/19/1292178/gma-son-wants-job-program-ex-convicts MANILA, Philippines – A son of former President and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo has filed a bill in Congress seeking a government program to enable ex-convicts to get a job once they are released from … Continue reading

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