“The ‘person of interest’ tells you nothing. They are suspicious of that person but the police don’t have the evidence they need.”
-- Cynthia Hujar Orr, president (US) National Association of Defense Lawyers
TARGET of the political war is capture of Cebu City Hall in 2016: Team Rama runs the mayor’s office but BOPK dominates the City Council.
Each rival has realized more than ever the imperative of total control.Read more
"Given the burdens of this office, if there were someone you could confide in, someone you could talk to, someone who would tell you, 'You're still doing OK," then of course that would be a key to your inspiration..."Read more
A GROUP of cancer survivors called New Voice Association of the Philippines (NVAP) needs to be heard and answered.Read more
IT SURELY sounds nationalistic and patriotic to express dismay or anger over the release of two Chinese diplomats, suspects in the Oct. 21 shooting in a Cebu City restaurant, who were flown out of the country two days after the incident.Read more
LAST May 2, 2007, candidate for mayor Rogelio Ilustrisimo Sr. was shot dead outside the Comelec office inside Cebu Capitol compound. Ilustrisimo of Sta. Fe, Bantayan was in Cebu City to attend a hearing on a disqualification case against him.Read more
"Mayors Ouano and Radaza have been sued over alleged overpricing of decorative lamp posts. Their political foes must be cheering with delight."
-- Juanito V. Jabat, "Have Bat, Will Strike," The Freeman, March 28, 2007