Who Can Be Liable for Treason?

Who Can Be Liable for Treason?

President Rodrigo Duterte signed RA 10951 into law, imposing tougher deterrents on individuals who have committed treason, sedition, rebellion and other crimes under the Revised Penal Code. Under the new rule, those who have committed treason will be punished with...
Exculusionary Rule and Tainted Evidence

Exculusionary Rule and Tainted Evidence

Dear Sir Eight weeks ago, the police forcibly entered our home on the basis of tsismis of our neighbors that my son pushed drugs and possessed deadly weapons. He was so frightened that despite my pleas to present a warrant (they had none) my son presented his...
How to File a Criminal Case

How to File a Criminal Case

The wheels of Philipppine justice is perceived to grind slowly, but it is surprisingly easy to initiate the engine of equity. Whether you’ve been scammed by an estafador or lost a loved one to a murderer, the first step is to proceed to the police authorities....
Opinion: de Lima Arrest Illegal

Opinion: de Lima Arrest Illegal

CNN and multiple broadsheets report this morning that Senator Leila Delima had been arrested in connection with drug charges. The burning question among pro and anti administration friends is this: is the arrest legal. Can a sitting Senator be issued a warrant of...