Kristine Joy Patag
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KAPA officials slapped with criminal complaint over alleged investment scam
by Kristine Joy Patag - June 18, 2019 - 4:52pm
The SEC accused KAPA founder and president Joel Apolinario and several of its officials for "perpetrating an investment scam" that is in  violation of the Securities and Regulation Code.
Hearing on rights workers' plea for protection wrapped up sans witnesses presentation
by Kristine Joy Patag - June 18, 2019 - 12:04pm
Karapatan expressed disappointment that they were not allowed to present testimonies and evidence to support their case.
Court convicts fratman Solano over Atio’s fatal hazing case
by Kristine Joy Patag - June 17, 2019 - 9:31am
The court found the Aegis Juris fraternity member guilty beyond reasonable doubt on obstruction of justice.
DOJ indicts WellMed owner on estafa, falsification of docs over illegal kidney treatments
by Kristine Joy Patag - June 14, 2019 - 5:32pm
The Department of Justice has recommended the filing of estafa and falsification of documents charges against WellMed Dialysis and Laboratory Center owner Bryan Sy.
WellMed owner runs to Guevarra to ask for release from custody
by Kristine Joy Patag - June 14, 2019 - 5:15pm
In a letter addressed to the Justice secretary, Sy’s legal counsels asked the DOJ and the National Bureau of Investigation—where Sy is detained—for his immediate release.
New lawyers take oath, reminded of 'integrity' in legal profession
by Kristine Joy Patag - June 13, 2019 - 4:03pm
“In whatever you decide to do, never compromise your integrity," Associate Justice Estela Perlas-Bernabe.
Guevarra: 'Whistleblowers' in WellMed case may apply for witness protection
by Kristine Joy Patag - June 12, 2019 - 4:55pm
"Nothing prevents the so-called whistleblowers from applying for WPP cover, but their application will be carefully evaluated," Justice chief Menardo Guevarra said.
Philippine flag greets Google users on Independence Day
by Kristine Joy Patag - June 12, 2019 - 10:41am
The new doodle shows the Philippine flag with a backdrop of the sky.
NBI files estafa, falsification raps over fraudulent kidney treatments
by Kristine Joy Patag - June 11, 2019 - 6:26pm
NBI agents brought Brian Sy, one of WellMed’s owners, to the Department of Justice Tuesday afternoon for inquest proceedings.
Red Velvet teases Manila return
by Kristine Joy Patag - June 10, 2019 - 7:25pm
Ryan asked what Irene wants to do if she comes back to Manila for a vacation, but the arena was filled with chants “Solo con! Solo con! Solo con!”
WellMed official in NBI custody amid 'ghost' kidney treatment issue
by Kristine Joy Patag - June 10, 2019 - 6:14pm
The STAR reported that Brian Sy, the dialysis center’s co-owner is being detained at the bureau’s headquarters after the agency found “probable cause” to do so.
NBI to probe shooting of Mindoro Oriental prosecutor
by Kristine Joy Patag - June 10, 2019 - 4:51pm
Oriental Mindoro provincial prosecutor Josephine Caranto-Olivar was shot two times in the head, and three times in the body.
K-pop fans 'powered up' at KWMF 2019 in Manila
by Kristine Joy Patag - June 10, 2019 - 4:43pm
Five acts were lined up for Sunday’s music festival: Sohee, Kim Donghan, Elris, NCT 127 and Red Velvet. All shared that they were excited to meet Filipino fans—for the first or second time—as they...
SC urged to reconsider ruling on removal of Filipino, Panitikan as core college subjects
by Kristine Joy Patag - June 10, 2019 - 3:20pm
"As the national language is a strong social glue that binds our archipelago, it is not an exaggeration to say our country’s survival is also at stake here,” Tanggol Wika said.
Third plea vs EDSA bus ban filed before SC
by Kristine Joy Patag - June 7, 2019 - 1:51pm
“It is apparent that the public’s right to people-oriented national transport system has been substantially and materially violated by the assailed MMDA Regulation,” they added.
Bishop David says he 'briefly' met Advincula but referred him to other people
by Kristine Joy Patag - June 7, 2019 - 11:34am
Referring to Advincula, Caloocan Bishop Pablo Virgilio David said: “He came and left as a total stranger to me.”
Trillanes 'ready' to be on other side of Congress probes
by Kristine Joy Patag - June 6, 2019 - 5:02pm
At the Kapihan sa Senado forum, the vocal critic of Duterte recalled that his being a lawmaker did not keep him from being sued in court.
Archbishop Villegas denies Duterte ouster plot allegations, meeting with 'Bikoy'
by Kristine Joy Patag - June 6, 2019 - 10:45am
“As a mortal being like the rest of us, I have no capacity to be in two places at the same time.”
Court of Appeals affirms Junjun Binay's guilt in P1.3-B school building project
by Kristine Joy Patag - June 4, 2019 - 5:44pm
The CA said the condonation doctrine does not apply to Phase VI of the Makati Science High School building, "as the contract was entered into and implemented all during Binay Jr.’s second term from 2013-2...
SC sets debates on Writ of Kalikasan for parts of West Philippine Sea
by Kristine Joy Patag - June 4, 2019 - 3:02pm
The Supreme Court will hear arguments a plea by Palawan fisherfolk for a writ of kalikasan for the rehabilitation and protection of the marine environment in Scarborough Shoal, Ayungin Shoal and Panganiban Reef in...
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