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The Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) will release inmates who have surrendered under the ultimatum of President Rodrigo Duterte despite not having been convicted of horrible offences The DOJ reported that 2,221 convicts had surrendered, 1,985 of whom were in the domestic prison while 236 were in police custody. The figure exceeds the BuCor information showing that since 2014 only 1,914 heinous-crime convicts have been released under the GCTA law. The

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Starting at 3 p.m. in all public offices in the executive branch, Malacañang suspended job. Monday, National Family Week celebration. The suspension provides more time for public employees to spend with their families, said Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea in Circular No. 65 Memorandum. Monday marks National Family Week’s first day, which is celebrated every last week of September. The Supreme Court suspended office work throughout the nation in courts until

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Hazing was a “type of discipline” in the Philippine Military Academy (PMA) for a long time, but students should shun this practice and begin “innovative,” said Sen. Panfilo Lacson on Monday after the death of one of his students last week. Lacson, a former police chief, and PMA alumnus said students should learn these days that it is no longer appropriate to use “physical contact” to instill discipline on their

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The Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC) on Saturday said it has suspended its parallel investigation into the good conduct time allowance (GCTA) mess, which had allowed the early release of heinous crime convicts. In a statement, the PACC said the move is in deference to the probe currently conducted by the Senate and the Office of the Ombudsman. “However, considering the gravity and magnitude of the issue, and particularly when attempted,

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Cagayan de Oro 2nd District Representative Rufus Rodriguez requested a legislative inquiry into the reported hazy death of cadet Darwin Dormitorio of the Philippine Military Academy on Sept. 18. Rodriguez also ensured the family of Dormitorio, who comes from the southern town, that justice would be served in the barracks of Fort Del Pilar in Baguio City for the murder of the 20-year-old. Rodriguez said the upperclassmen and academy officials

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The situation was a coastal district’s terrorist takeover. All highways and access points had been blocked by the enemy. The region was separated by land, cut off from any outside world assistance. But the ocean was there, wide and open. The enemy was also observing it, of course, and the army required to get its soldiers to shore rapidly and safely without being bombarded by enemy fire in order to

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President Rodrigo Duterte dismissed the sale of land to beneficiaries of the agrarian reform, stating that he will not honor such agreements. Duterte slammed sugar barons buying and selling parcels of the property back to farmers-beneficiaries as he stressed that such sales would not be recognized. The President reiterated that the law prohibits the sale of land distributed under the land reform program and urged farmers to use the land

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Over 50 lawmakers in the House of Representatives tabled a resolution requesting an additional budget of P15 billion to allow the National Food Authority (NFA) to purchase palay from local farmers as prices plummet owing to imports. Gabriela Partylist Rep. Arlene Brosas informed journalists that the NFA should use the quantity of at least 750,000 metric tons of palay for immediate procurement from local farmers at P20 per kilo and

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Police raided a “marijuana lab” in San Juan City after receiving a tip from a worried citizen about a construction tenant’s suspect operations. They got a tip from a worried citizen who showed pictures of marijuana planted in the rooftop of a building in the town, according to San Juan Police Chief Colonel Jaime Santos.  NCPO chief Guillermo Eleazar said they had applied for a search warrant as quickly as

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President Rodrigo Duterte did not want delayed transition to the national budget of P4,1 billion in 2020. President Salvador Panelo stated that this is why Duterte has certified that the budget is urgently needed. He would like the Congressmen to understand how important it was to pass the budget on time to prevent a renewed delay in its transition last year that caused havoc in the administration’s financial agenda and