Kristine Joy Patag
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Police books 21-year-old man in Quezon province for vaping
by Kristine Joy Patag - November 22, 2019 - 4:10pm
The violator’s electronic cigarette device was also confiscated by the police. He was released after the violation was recorded in the blotter book.
Immigration on heightened alert for SEA Games, holiday rush
by Kristine Joy Patag - November 22, 2019 - 2:35pm
The Immigration is expecting 8,000 SEA Games delegates.
Vaping allowed in designated smoking areas, says PNP
by Kristine Joy Patag - November 22, 2019 - 10:53am
Vape users in Designated Smoking Areas will not be arrested, the PNP said.
Guevarra: Written order banning 'all forms of vaping' may be out soon
by Kristine Joy Patag - November 21, 2019 - 6:03pm
Guevarra said that vaping is covered by Executive Order No. 26 “if the same uses any tobacco derivative.”
Up to courts if vaper arrests based on verbal orders legal — IBP
by Kristine Joy Patag - November 21, 2019 - 2:32pm
"Anyone who does not agree by that executive action has the right to go to the courts,” IBP national president Egon Cayosa said.
Maguindanao massacre suspect Zaldy Ampatuan still in hospital
by Kristine Joy Patag - November 21, 2019 - 10:26am
Zaldy Ampatuan was rushed to the Taguig- Pateros District Hospital on October 21 following an examination conducted by the nurse on duty at the detention facility.
CHR backs creation of marshal unit to protect judges, court officers
by Kristine Joy Patag - November 20, 2019 - 6:15pm
CHR spokesperson Jacqueline de Guia stressed that an independent and safe environment is crucial for Philippine courts so they could “genuinely pursue justice for victims of human rights violations.&rdquo...
Court convicts gunman in killing of Subic trader Dominic Sytin
by Kristine Joy Patag - November 20, 2019 - 5:32pm
Businessman Dominic Sytin was murdered in front of the Lighthouse Hotel inside Subic Bay Freeport Zone, Olongapo City on Nov. 28, 2018.
'Our enemy is drugs, not the people': Robredo hails Bataan's rehab-based anti-drug campaign
by Kristine Joy Patag - November 20, 2019 - 5:08pm
"This is not the fight of those who sinned, not the fight of their family alone, but this is our fight," Vice President Leni Robredo said.
No written orders yet, but PNP ready to 'book' vape users
by Kristine Joy Patag - November 20, 2019 - 4:19pm
The Philippine National Police did not wait for a formal executive order before saying they are ready to implement Duterte's spoken order.
Guevarra to think about SC justice nomination 'very, very seriously'
by Kristine Joy Patag - November 20, 2019 - 2:44pm
Justice Secretary Guevarra said he would think "very, very seriously" about accepting the nomination for a seat at the SC.
De Lima supporters mark her 1000th day in detention, call for her release
by Kristine Joy Patag - November 20, 2019 - 12:20pm
As Sen. Leila De Lima's detention reaches 1000 days, her supporters reiterated the call to drop the charges against her and release her from detention.
Cyberlibel trial vs Ressa to proceed as court rejects dismissal plea
by Kristine Joy Patag - November 20, 2019 - 10:46am
The court said the prosecution’s evidence is competent and sufficient to sustain Ressa and the newsite’s former researcher Reynado Santos’ indictment for a cyberlibel charge.
One less legal suit vs Rappler as prosecutor junks DAR chief's libel rap
by Kristine Joy Patag - November 19, 2019 - 5:36pm
The junking of the complaint means Rappler is facing one less legal problem, although it still faces a string of tax evasion charges, cyberlibel, anti-dummy and violations of the Securities and Regulations...
Appeals court junks father's plea to release activist Alexa Pacalda
by Kristine Joy Patag - November 19, 2019 - 3:57pm
Arnulfo sought the issuance of the writ to compel the Philippine Army to release Alexandrea, who was arrested without warrant in Gen. Luna, Quezon on September 14.
Regent mulls leaving Pasig after being called out by Vico Sotto
by Kristine Joy Patag - November 19, 2019 - 1:33pm
"Moving forward, RFC may simply accept its fate that the Pasig City Administration will unjustly make life hard for it and its 400-strong workforce, and contemplate simply bringing its business elsewhere.&rdquo...
Robredo: Rehab centers lack manpower, more funding may be needed
by Kristine Joy Patag - November 18, 2019 - 7:19pm
"The Department of Health is doing a lot—very commendable, very admirable—as far as the rehabilitation and reintegration phase is concerned," Robredo told reporters on Monday.
Court convicts 4 in gruesome 2013 robbery-slay of Kae Davantes
by Kristine Joy Patag - November 15, 2019 - 2:38pm
A local court on Friday convicted four men in the gruesome 2013 robbery-slay case of advertising executive Kae Davantes.
Raise 'mixed feelings' over VP's role in ICAD with Duterte, Robredo — OVP
by Kristine Joy Patag - November 15, 2019 - 11:13am
"If he has concerns, it would definitely be better to raise them directly, either with the VP or the president,” lawyer Barry Gutierrez said.
64 House members rally support for Makabayan bloc amid 'crackdown'
by Kristine Joy Patag - November 14, 2019 - 6:42pm
Sixty-four lawmakers affixed their signatures to the statement of support for members of the Makabayan bloc and called for a stop to the “crackdown on progressives and the opposition.”
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