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                    [Title] => CA affirms conviction of Rizal Day bombers
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The Court of Appeals (CA) has affirmed the conviction in January 2009 of three members of Jemaah Islamiyah (JI) for the bombing that killed 11 people and wounded several commuters in the crowded Light Rail Transit (LRT) in Manila on Dec. 30, 2000.

[DatePublished] => 2012-01-27 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1096875 [AuthorName] => Edu Punay [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => ) [1] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 433895 [Title] => Life terms for MILF Rizal Day bombers [Summary] =>

A Manila court sentenced three terrorists to life terms yesterday for the simultaneous bombing attacks that killed 22 people and wounded scores of commuters in Metro Manila on Rizal Day, Dec. 30, 2000.

In a 72-page decision, Manila Regional Trial Court Branch 29 Judge Cielito Menaro Grulla declared Mukhlis Hadji Umpara Yunos (also known as Hadji Onos, Moklis, Muklis and Mocles), Zainal Paks (alias Paks and Mamasao Gaon Naga), and Mohamad Amir (alias Amir, Abdul Fatak Paute) guilty of multiple murder, multiple frustrated murder, and multiple attempted murder.

[DatePublished] => 2009-01-24 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1735838 [AuthorName] => Sandy Araneta [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => ) [2] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 433781 [Title] => (2nd UPDATE) Manila court hands down terror convictions [Summary] => MANILA, Philippines  (AP) – Three men, including one of the Philippines' top terror suspects, were sentenced to life in prison Friday for the 2000 Manila bombing that killed 11 people in an attack that revealed close coordination among militants across the region. [DatePublished] => 2009-01-23 15:23:03 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => [SectionUrl] => [URL] => ) [3] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 433581 [Title] => Rizal Day bombing suspects sentenced today [Summary] =>

The Philippine National Police (PNP) has tightened security at the Manila City Hall where a local judge is set to hand down today the verdict on the three alleged terrorists implicated in bombing at the Light Railway Transit (LRT) station in Blumentritt, Manila on Rizal Day eight years ago.

[DatePublished] => 2009-01-23 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1165072 [AuthorName] => Bebot Sison Jr. [SectionName] => Metro [SectionUrl] => metro [URL] => ) [4] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 254127 [Title] => Yunos transferred to Camp Bagong Diwa [Summary] => Top terrorist Muklis Yunos, who was arrested for his participation in the simultaneous bombings in Metro Manila in December 2000, was transferred from his custodian cell at Camp Crame in Quezon City to Camp Bagong Diwa in Taguig yesterday morning.

Superintendent Erik Reyes, head of the PNP custodial cell, said Yunos was moved from the main PNP custodial center located at the back of the Police Anti-Crime Emergency Response (PACER) to the Metro Manila Rehabilitation Center in Taguig at around 10:30 a.m.
[DatePublished] => 2004-06-16 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1096615 [AuthorName] => Christina Mendez [SectionName] => Metro [SectionUrl] => metro [URL] => ) [5] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 246046 [Title] => Suspect sa Rizal Day bombing muling naghain ng not guilty [Summary] => Sa ikalawang pagkakataon ay muling naghain ng "not guilty plea" sa Manila Regional Trial Court (RTC) ang pangunahing suspect sa December 30, 2000 Rizal Day bombing na si Hadji Muklis Yunos.

Ayon kay Ma. Victoria Isidro, Officer in Charge (OIC) Clerk of Court ng RTC Branch 29 na hindi pa rin umaamin sa kanyang pagkakasala si Yunos sa ginanap na arraignment kahapon kung kaya’t tuloy-tuloy na ang gagawing paglilitis sa kanya sa kasong multiple attempted, frustrated at consumated murder laban dito.
[DatePublished] => 2004-04-13 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => PSN Metro [SectionUrl] => metro [URL] => ) [6] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 224274 [Title] => DOJ: Al-Ghozi slay no effect on case vs Yunos [Summary] => The Department of Justice (DOJ) said yesterday the case against Muslim rebel Saifullah "Mukhlis" Yunos and others charged in connection with the Dec. 30, 2000 bombing remains strong despite the death of Indonesian terrorist Fathur Rohman al-Ghozi.

Chief State Prosecutor Jovencito Zuño said Al-Ghozi’s confession can still be binding and presented in court as long as the one who assisted him in executing the affidavit and the prosecution lawyers can prove he indeed made such admissions.
[DatePublished] => 2003-10-15 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1804901 [AuthorName] => Aurea Calica [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => ) [7] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 220137 [Title] => LRT bomber bumaligtad na rin [Summary] => Binawi kahapon ng pangunahing akusado sa Rizal Day bombing na si Muklis Hadji Yunos ang kanyang testimonya sa Manila Regional Trial Court (MRTC) kasabay ng pagsasabing ‘not guilty’ ito.

Sa tatlong-pahinang motion for withdrawal of improvident plea of guilty ni Yunos sa RTC Branch 54, sinabi nito na inamin lamang niya ang mga kasong ibinintang sa kanya dahil sa hindi nito lubos na naiintindihan ang mga dokumentong ipinabasa sa kanya dahil sa hindi siya marunong magbasa at magsalita ng English at Tagalog.
[DatePublished] => 2003-09-10 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => PSN Metro [SectionUrl] => metro [URL] => ) [8] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 219982 [Title] => Confessed bomber to change guilty plea [Summary] => Self-confessed bomber Hadji Saifullah Yunos, alias Muklis — once considered one of the toughest and best-trained in terrorist tactics of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front — has indicated his intention to recant his guilty plea.

Yunos pleaded guilty to the deadly Dec. 30, 2000 bombing of the Light Rail Transit (LRT) Blumentritt station in Manila.

Regardless of Yunos’ plea, however, State Prosecutor Peter Ong is confident the government can ensure Yunos’ conviction on multiple murder and multiple frustrated murder charges for the bomb attack.
[DatePublished] => 2003-09-09 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1165072 [AuthorName] => Bebot Sison Jr. [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => ) [9] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 218039 [Title] => Pagdinig sa Rizal Day bomber,sinimula na [Summary] => Sinimulan na kahapon ng Manila Regional Trial Court (RTC) ang pre-trial hearing ni Muklis Yunos, isa sa sinasabing sangkot sa naganap na Rizal day bombing para sa mga kasong multiple murder, multiple frustrated murder at multiple attempted murder matapos itong mag-plead guilty.

Dakong alas-8:30 ng umaga ng dumating si Yunos na mahigpit na binabantayan ng mga miyembro ng PNP-Special Action Force at Phil. Army sa sala ni RTC branch 54 Judge Lucia Purruganan.
[DatePublished] => 2003-08-21 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => PSN Metro [SectionUrl] => metro [URL] => ) ) )
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