By Erika Sauler
The Benin national arrested by the National Bureau of Invetigation after ingesting and then expelling dozens of capsules containing shabu has been charged with possession and transportation of illegal drugs in the Manila Regional Trial Court.
MANILA, Philippines—The Bureau of Immigration (BI) has deported Stephen Mark Whisenhunt, convicted killer of “chop-chop lady” Elsa Castillo, whose body was mutilated after being stabbed to death in 1993. In a statement, Immigration Commissioner Ricardo David Jr. said Whisenhunt, an American citizen, had been placed on the BI blacklist so he could no longer [...]
A Malaysian man accused of cheating 15,000 people in a massive pyramid scheme in the Philippines has been jailed for two years by the Magistrate’s Court here.
By Jason Gutierrez
MANILA–A gripping documentary about a wealthy, young man sentenced to death for the rape and murder of two sisters has catalysed a movement to expose wrongful convictions in the Philippines. The award-winning “Give Up Tomorrow” follows Francisco Juan Larranaga as he is transformed from a carefree, culinary art student into one of the nation’s [...]
All eyes are back on the security video that captured the violent death of a US Marine officer and is now considered a key piece of evidence against his alleged Filipino killers.