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Senate panels: Espinosa murder was premeditated

Two Senate committees have said that the killing of Albuera, Leyte Mayor Rolando Espinosa by policemen inside the sub-provincial jail in Baybay City, Leyte last November 5 was premeditated.

Retired SPO3 Arthur Lascañas will again face the Senate today and testify on the alleged existence of the infamous Davao Death Squad that he flatly denied five months ago.

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Contempt for Sombero?

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The Senate Blue Ribbon Committee will recommend to the Senate leadership that retired police general Wenceslao “Wally” Sombero be cited for contempt for his repeated failure to appear at the panel’s investigation into the P50-million bribery scandal involving Chinese gambling tycoon Jack Lam.

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Sen. Richard J. Gordon, chairman of the Senate Blue Ribbon committee, dressed down yesterday former Bureau of Immigration (BI) associate commissioners for allowing a middleman of a beleaguered Chinese casino operator to hold sway over them.

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Senators yesterday expressed disbelief over the claims of two former officials of the Bureau of Immigration that they refused but kept the P50-million bribe from Macau-based gaming tycoon Jack Lam through his middleman retired Senior Supt. Wally Sombero Jr. as evidence

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Pacman cites need to pass death penalty

Passage by Congress of the controversial bill seeking the reimposition of the death penalty will strike fear in the hearts of criminals, particularly those dealing with illegal drugs, boxing icon and Sen. Manny Pacquiao said.

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