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Shades of grey: Does the case against Senator De Lima really stack up?

Jailed senator Leila de Lima is a divisive figure — opinions about her are rarely in any shade of grey. Supporters of Duterte’s administration tend to paint her as the black widow of the drug trade, while her own backers consider her a Snow White of righteous resistance. According to current opinion…


Guns, drugs, sex toys and even a civet cat confiscated at Bilibid Prison

  In the latest embarrassment to hit the New Bilibid Prison, a group of 18 members of the Bureau of Corrections SWAT team, along with Philippines Drug Enforcement Agency, conducted a raid on the most notorious prison in the Philippines. Confiscated in the raid were numerous gadgets, high-powered firearms, drug paraphernalia, over…