Category Archives: libel

Pulong Duterte and brother-in-law file libel charges vs Sen. Trillanes

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 7 Sept) – Resigned vice mayor Paolo Z. Duterte and brother-in-law Atty. Manases Carpio filed separate libel charges on Thursday against opposition Senator Antonio F. Trillanes IV for accusing them of corruption and extortion. In their complaint affidavits dated September 6, 2018, Duterte and Carpio said the opposition lawmaker made malicious […]

Pulong Duterte to file criminal and civil liber charges vs Trillanes

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 14 June) – Former Davao City vice mayor Paolo Duterte vowed to file criminal and civil libel charges against opposition Senator Antonio Trillanes for dragging him in the controversial P6.4-billion shabu smuggling last year. In a statement released on Thursday, nearly six months since he announced his resignation from his post […]

Broadcaster arrested for libel in Kidapawan City

MALAYBALAY CITY (MindaNews/13 Sept) — The manager of a community radio station in Kidapawan City, North Cotabato has been arrested and detained on two libel cases filed against him by Makilala town Mayor Rudy Caoagdan, the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines said Tuesday. NUJP said Dante Encarnacion Tabosares, who is known on-air as […]