Women senators unite, file resolution vs 'De Lima' video - Rappler

RESOLUTION. Female senators file Senate Resolution No. 184 condemning the plan of the House of Representatives to show the alleged video of Senator Leila De Lima at a congressional inquiry. MANILA, Philippines – They may come from different ...and more »

CHR: Senate should continue probe on extrajudicial killings - CNN Philippines

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines) — The Commission on Human Rights (CHR) believes there is no reason for the Senate to terminate its inquiry into alleged extrajudicial killings related to the administration's war on drugs. "There is no other credible ...and more »

De Lima admits meeting with Palace exec before Senate probe - Inquirer.net

Senator Leila de Lima revealed on Thursday that she had met with a “high official” in Malacañang about her move to have the alleged extrajudicial killings (EJKs) investigated at the Senate but no offer of reconciliation had been made during that meeting.and more »

Walk-out, arguments end Senate inquiry on DDS - Malaya

HEATED exchanges among senators and a walk-out Monday night led to the termination of the Senate investigation into extra-judicial killings involving the “Davao death squad (DDS)” that supposedly existed when President Duterte was mayor of Davao City ...and more »

Gordon to recommend Matobato arrest for murder in partial committee report - InterAksyon

MANILA – Senator Richard Gordon said Wednesday he will write a partial committee report on testimonies of confessed hitman Edgar Matobato, recommending his arrest and prosecution on crimes he supposedly took part in as Davao Death Squad member, ...and more »

Matobato asks court to reconsider arrest; Trillanes asks PNP to give him warrant - InterAksyon

Edgar Matobato takes his oath before the Senate Justice committee in Sept. 15, 2016 file photo by Joseph Vidal, Senate PRIB. Tweet · InterAksyon.com. The online news portal of TV5. MANILA – (UPDATE 2:40 PM) The counsel of confessed assassin Edgar ...and more »

Gordon effectively dismisses Matobato as witness in EJK probe - InterAksyon

Sen. Richard Gordon stresses a point in Monday's (Oct. 3) hearing of the Senate Committee on Justice. Beside him is Public Order committee chairman Panfilo Lacson. INTERAKSYON.COM FILE ...and more »

Gordon eyes ethics complaint vs De Lima for 'unparliamentary' acts - Rappler

ETHICS CASE. Senator Richard Gordon says he is thinking of filing an ethics complaint against Senator Leila de Lima for her 'unparliamentary' behavior. File photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler. MANILA, Philippines – Will there be another ethics complaint ...and more »

WATCH | De Lima apologizes for losing her cool, walkout at EJK inquiry - InterAksyon

MANILA - Senator Leila De Lima on Tuesday issued an apology for engaging in verbal tussles with colleagues during the legislative inquiry into extrajudicial killings and also for walking out in the heat of an argument. De Lima clarified, however, that ...and more »

Court orders arrest of Matobato - Inquirer.net

DAVAO CITY—Judge Silverio Mandalupe of the Regional Trial Court Branch 3 on Wednesday issued a warrant for the arrest of confessed killer Edgar Matobato in connection with an illegal possession of firearms case filed two years ago. Bail was placed at ...and more »