The Charlie Tan- Paolo Duterte connection

Once again, we are seeing proof of the saying that truth will find its way out, however one tries to block it. We are referring to the Paolo Duterte- Charlie Tan drug connection. Paolo is the son of President Duterte and is the vice mayor of Davao City. Charlie Tan, according to news reports, is […]

August 29, 2017  Tags: , , ,   Posted in: Human Rights, Peace and Order  One Comment

Vetting the Napoles list

Justice Secretary Leila de Lima said she is still “vetting” the names of people in the list given to her by pork barrel queen Janet Napoles. “You just have to trust me that I’m not gonna do that na isa-sanitize ko yung list. Pangako ko po yan sa taumbayan na hindi ko yan gagawin na […]

May 14, 2014  Tags: , , ,   Posted in: Graft and corruption, Malaya  28 Comments

Rehab czar should restore Yolanda victims’ human right to a decent life

Update: The Philippine Daily Inquirer reported that Lacson has accepted Aquino’s offer to be the Rehabilitation Czar. It has been reported that President Aquino is considering former Sen. Panfilo Lacson to head the awesome task of rebuilding part of Visayas devastated by typhoon Yolanda. The report has not yet been confirmed by Malacañang but if […]

December 1, 2013  Tags: ,   Posted in: Disasters, Malaya  78 Comments

Battle for DILG secretary post intensifies

The battle over the position of Secretary of Interior and Local government, left vacant by the death of Secretary Jesse Robredo in a plane crash last week, intensifies between the Balay (Liberal Party-Mar Roxas) and Samar (Vice President Jejomar Binay and Executive Secretary Jojo Ochoa) factions. We saw posted in Facebook last week a news […]

August 26, 2012  Tags: , , , , , ,   Posted in: 2016 elections, Elections 2016, Malaya  80 Comments

‘All I ask is a fair share of justice’ – Lacson

Statement of Sen. Panfilo Lacson at his press conference Monday, March 28, 2011: Photo by Malaya Unang una sa lahat I’d like to thank the members of the media for allowing me a quiet weekend with my family. I thought that was the best day of my life with my family because it was a […]

March 28, 2011  Tags:   Posted in: Justice  108 Comments

Whistleblowers welcome Lacson’s return

Not surprisingly, Sandra Cam, president of the Whistleblowers Association, is so happy that Sen. Ping Lacson is back. Lacson arrived in Cebu from Hong Kong last Saturday. He proceeded to Manila. His media officer, Gerry de Belen, said the senator, who left the country 14 months ago to evade the warrant of arrest issued against […]

March 28, 2011  Tags: ,   Posted in: Justice, Malaya  20 Comments

Panibagong imbestigasyun ng Dacer-Corbito murder case

Statement of Sen. Panfilo “Ping” Lacson: Secretary Leila de Lima should stop using brute reason in interpreting the court of appeals ruling dismissing the case against me which she claimed she has not even read. Let me remind her that in a civil and common law system like ours, the hierarchy of courts places the […]

February 5, 2011  Tags:   Posted in: Abante, Justice  53 Comments

Ping Lacson cleared

Sophia M. Dedace, GMANews.TV The Court of Appeals on Thursday granted the petition of Sen. Panfilo Lacson to dismiss the double murder case lodged against him for the Dacer-Corbito killings a decade ago. In an 80-page ruling, the appellate court’s Special Sixth Division reversed the two orders from the Manila Regional Trial Court Branch 18 […]

February 3, 2011  Tags:   Posted in: Justice  116 Comments

Gloria Arroyo must be happy with De Lima

I applauded Justice Secretary Leila de Lima for the excellent job she did in the investigation of the Aug. 23 hostage-taking tragedy. I admired her for standing her ground with the recommendations of the Incident Investigation Review Committee even as President Aquino did not adopt them to protect persons close to him. But I am […]

December 6, 2010  Tags: , ,   Posted in: Justice, Malaya  186 Comments

Lacson family appeals for justice

The case of Sen. Panfilo “Ping” Lacson, who is the subject of an arrest order is gross injustice inflicted by Gloria Arroyo not only on the senator but on the Filipino people. It cannot be denied that the many expose of Lacson contributed to the unpopularity of Arroyo which eventually caused her being sidelined from […]

December 3, 2010  Tags:   Posted in: Justice, Malaya  315 Comments