The warship made the port call after US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo gave similar assurances during his visit earlier this month. The poll body said that it would build up cases against erring candidates. —TINA G. SANTOSMilitary bishop warns against medical marijuanaNewly appointed military Bishop Oscar Florencio urged lawmakers to exercise prudence in approving proposals to legalize marijuana for medical use. Florencio warned of the possible misuse of marijuana once the bill was passed in Congress. —TINA G. SANTOSCharges vs ex-PCSO chief sent to OmbudsmanMalacañang has referred the case against ex-Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office general manager Alexander Balutan to the Office of the Ombudsman, presidential spokesperson Salvador Panelo said on Thursday.
Source: Philippine Daily Inquirer March 14, 2019 21:00 UTC