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Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency Director General Aaron Aquino revealed that the war against drugs will be better after Vice President Leni Robredo left her post. Robredo was fired as co-chair of the Inter-Agency Committee on Anti-Illegal Drugs or ICAD. She was...

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Two Africans are on trial in Fujairah after they threatened a man to kill him, cut him into pieces and eat him, a newspaper reported on Thursday. Police arrested the two on charges of assaulting the man in a public place while under the influence of alcohol following...

300 OFWs in Kuwait receive early Christmas gift from Pres. Duterte

The Department of Foreign Affairs, through the Philippine Embassy in Kuwait, initiated a gift-giving program as a way of sending the love of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte to distressed Filipinos in Kuwait. The Philippine Embassy in Kuwait and the Office of the...

Bong Revilla backs death penalty for plunderers

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Mar. 04, 19 | 12:07 pm

Recently acquitted for plunder case filed against him, former senator Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr. is backing proposal to impose death penalty for officials proven guilty of plunder.

In December 2018, Revilla was acquitted by Sandiganbayan of plunder which was linked to pork barrel scam of Janette Lim Napoles.

He was detained at the Philippine National Police (PNP) in Camp Crame, Quezon City for four years since  2014.

But the former senator said false accusers of plunder must also be penalized with the same penalty.

“Kasuhan din ng kamatayan yung mga taong false accuser. Kasi masama din yung nagbibintang ka rin ng hindi totoo,” Revilla said.

The senatorial candidate said that the case that brought him to jail for four years ruined his family.

“Papano naman yung mga katulad ko? Nahatulan ako na not guilty so papano naman yung nangyari sa buhay ko?” Revilla said.

 

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