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Doctor faces P2.4 M suit for child’s death

November 14, 2011


A DOCTOR assigned in a government hospital faces a P2.4 million damage suit filed  by a Talisay City resident whose three-year-old son died following an operation last Sept. 12. In his complaint, Davin Sedeño accused the doctor of negligence that led to the death of his son Raven. The identities of the doctor and the […]

Rama: Money claims won’t disrupt Filinvest joint venture

November 13, 2011


Cebu City’s joint venture with Filinvest in the South Road Properties (SRP) “won’t be held hostage” by the Rallos heirs. Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama made the assurance after yesterday’s joint inspection of ongoing construction of high-end housing units in Citta di Mare, Filinvest’s Mediterranean-inspired “city by the sea” in the SRP. He was accompanied […]

Court rules local actor, wife liable for 2007 fire

October 31, 2011


A Cebu City court found a local actor and his wife liable for negligence in relation to a fire that burned down eight houses in barangay Quiot, Cebu City in 2007. Alejandro “Goliat” Nacorda and wife Liza were ordered to pay damages amounting to P100,000 and P50,000 in attorney’s fees to spouses Medardo and Jocelyn […]

American blames spat with Byron for anxiety

October 6, 2011


  Talisay City Prosecutor Marshall Rubia said a subpoena will be sent to Byron Garcia this week to answer police charges of carrying a gun without a permit. Garcia, brother of Gov. Gwen Garcia, surrendered his AK-47 assault rifle to the police a day after he brandished it in an angry confrontation with his American […]

Rama sues sheriff for grave abuse

September 30, 2011


CEBU City Mayor Michael Rama yesterday filed a complaint against the sheriff who enforced a court order for the city government to pay over P133 million as just compensation to heirs of the late Rev. Fr. Vicente Rallos. The mayor asked the Office of the Ombudsman in the Visayas to investigate Antonio Bellones, sheriff IV […]

City Court fines 11 tree cutters

August 24, 2011


  A Cebu City court fined 11 persons for cutting several trees in a 1.5-hectare protected forest in sitio Kantipla, barangay Tabunan, Cebu City. Regional Trial Court Judge Douglas Marigomen of Branch 5 ordered the 11 persons to each pay a lower fine of P5,000 after they pleaded guilty to the charge. They were accused […]