maguindanao massacre

Witness in Maguindanao massacre case has pending arrest warrant

MANILA - The family of a jail warden who was killed in 1999 has questioned the Department of Justice’s (DOJ) recommendation to place under government protection the main suspect, former Datu Salibo town Mayor Akmad Ampatuan.

Ampatuan grandson is a new cop

Anak ng pulis ang valedictorian ng nagtapos na Lakandula Class of 2015 ng Philippine National Police Academy. Kasama rin sa mga grumadweyt ang apo ni Andal Ampatuan Sr. na nahaharap sa patong-patong na kaso.

How SC is fast-tracking Ampatuan massacre trial

Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno gave her assurances that the judiciary is fast-tracking the Maguindanao massacre trial.

New mayor of Maguindanao town assumes post

COTABATO CITY - Datu Unsay Ampatuan town in Maguindanao already has its new mayor in the person of Bai Monawara Ampatuan, the first councilor of the town.

AFP: Ampatuan private army involved in Mamasapano clash

MANILA – The Armed Forces confirms that the private armed group of former Maguindanao governor Andal Ampatuan Sr. was involved in the Mamasapano encountaer that left 44 SAF troopers dead.

Ampatuan lawyer: Arrest new state witness

MANILA, Philippines - A new state witness placed under the witness protection program (WPP) by the Department of Justice (DOJ) should be taken into custody by the police as he has outstanding arrest warrants, a lawyer for Maguindanao massacre primary suspect Andal Ampatuan Jr. said.

Ampatuan turns state witness in massacre case

MANILA, Philippines - Former Datu Salibo, Maguindanao Mayor Akmad Ampatuan, a suspect in the Nov. 23, 2009 Maguindanao massacre case who turned into prosecution witness, has been placed under the government’s Witness Protection Program (WPP), Justice Secretary Leila de Lima confirmed yesterday.

Mangudadatu wants 'lookout bulletin' vs new massacre suspects

 The camp of Maguindanao Gov. Esmael Mangudadatu will ask the Department of Justice (DOJ) to issue a lookout bulletin against a new set of suspects charged in the Maguindanao massacre case.

Who's on 2nd wave of complaints on Maguindanao massacre?

MANILA - The Department of Justice (DOJ) conducted a preliminary investigation hearing on Tuesday on new charges for murder in connection with the November 23, 2009 Maguindanao massacre that left 58 people, mostly journalists, dead.

'Ampatuan bail donated by relatives'

MANILA, Philippines - The clan's assets have been frozen by the courts. So where did former Maguindanao officer-in-charge Sajid Islam Ampatuan, a defendant in the 2009 Maguindanao massacre, get the P11.6 million for his bail?