MANILA - A lawyer of Maguindanao massacre suspect Andal Ampatuan Jr. has dropped two cabinet members of the Arroyo administration from an initial list of witnesses that he would present in the bail petition of his client.
MANILA - The prosecutors handling the Maguindanao massacre trial sought the issuance of a hold departure order against a son of former Maguindanao governor Andal Ampatuan Sr. after he was allowed to post bail in connection with the multiple murder case.
LOS ANGELES - The murder of newsmen is a familiar risk for Filipino journalists as they held a vigil for the victims of the terror attack that left 12 journalists dead at the Charlie Hebdo office in France.
MANILA - The Supreme Court (SC) junked on Tuesday motions for reconsideration (MR) filed by Malacanang and several media entities on the high court's earlier ruling disallowing live media coverage of the 2009 Maguindanao massacre.
MANILA -- The National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP) on Sunday expressed its dismay over the court's decision to grant bail to Sajid Islam Ampatuan, one of the accused in the 2009 Maguindanao Massacre.
The prosecution panel in the Maguindanao massacre trial will appeal a court order that granted the bail petition of Sajid Islam Ampatuan, son of former Maguindanao governor Andal Ampatuan Sr.
MAGUINDANAO – Six people sustained minor injuries in a shooting incident in Shariff Aguak, Maguindanao on Friday evening.
MANILA, Philippines - The Quezon City judge handling the Maguindanao massacre trial granted yesterday the petition for bail of an Ampatuan charged with multiple murder in connection with the Nov. 23, 2009 bloodbath, The STAR learned yesterday.
Cotabato City administrator Atty. Cynthia Guiani-Sayadi has vehemently denied involvement in the Maguindanao massacre.
MANILA - The new year started deadly for Philippine journalists, according to international non-government organization Human Rights Watch (HRW).