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The President’s Dirty Mouth

During the Bureau of Internal Revenue’s 113th anniversary a few days ago, Pres. Rodrigo Duterte was in his usual element when he dished out vulgar and inappropriate remarks which were both uncalled for since it was made in a formal and official event and unbecoming considering such remarks came from the mouth of the highest official of the land. The president was in a Throwback Thursday mood when he told the crowd about his “jerking off” (read: masturbate) days with his...

Crime Local government

Lapu-Lapu City PESO employee charged over corrupt practice

The Office of the Ombudsman has affirmed the filing of graft charges against Lapu-Lapu City Public Employment Service Officer Grace Jamio, for violation of Section 3(e) of the Anti-Graft and Corrupt Practices Act (Republic Act No.3019). Jamio is being indicted for promoting the private firm, AB Tutorial and Languages Center (AB Tutorial), to prospective job applicants to Korea. Included in the charge sheet are AB Tutorial representatives Buenaventura Igot and Arturo Aliazon. The charge stemmed...

Crime Local government

Pasay prosecutor guilty for extorting sexual favors

Guilty ang hatol ng Sandiganbayan Fifth Division sa assistant city prosector ng Pasay City sa paghingi ng pera at sexual favor sa isang babae kapalit ng pag-akyat ng reklamong isinampa nito sa korte. Si John Giselher Imperial ay hinatulang makulong ng dalawang taon at pinagmumulta ng P20,000. Ibinasura naman ang korte ang kasong graft na kinakaharap nito dahil sa kawalan ng ebidensya. “After meticulously assessing the evidence adduced and as culled from the facts of the case, this Court holds...