Task force to probe BIR ‘kidnaps’

July 09, 2019
PHILIPPINE National Police chief Director General Oscar D. Albayalde yesterday said that a police task force has been created to investigate the kidnappings of wealthy Bureau of Internal Revenue officials and employees which has reached the attention of President Duterte.

Court rules in favor of embattled PECO

THE Mandaluyong City Regional Trial Court Branch 209 upheld the petition of the embattled Panay Electric Company (PECO), declaring certain provisions of an upstart power firm franchise as “void and unconstitutional for infringing on PECO’s rights to due process and equal protection of the law,” even lashing out at the Enrique Razon-led outfit MORE Power’s attempt to question the “Court’s jurisdiction over it smacks of bad faith, desperation and deceitfulness.”

Cop held for firearm

July 09, 2019
THE Philippine National Police has filed an illegal possession of firearms complaint against a police sergeant tagged as person of interest in the murder of a lawyer in Rodriguez, Rizal last May.