5 months DOJ dismisses kidnapping raps vs NUPL lawyer MB
By Jeffrey Damicog The Department of Justice (DOJ) has dismissed the complaint against lawyer Katherine Panguban of the National Union of People’s Lawyers (NUPL) who has been accused of kidnapping a 14-year-old boy tagged by police as the key witness in the 2018 Sagay City massacre. Department of Justice (MANILA BULLETIN) Assistant State Prosecutor Ferdinand Fernandez, who was assigned to handle the case, dismissed the complaint filed by the estranged father, Victor Cabahug, after having talked to the boy “Lester” and his mother “Lorna” during the conduct of the preliminary investigation. “Wherefore, premises considered, the complaint, against respondent Atty. Katherine ... more