Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales after refusing to do so in weeks, is to finally probe Senator Leila de Lima on her alleged involvement in the proliferationof drugs in the New Bilibid Prison.
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Her office took noticeof the October complaint by Police Chief Inspector Jovie Espenido, head of Albuera,Leyte, police who said De Lima received payments from drug lord Kerwin Espinosa.
Morales claimed a month ago that she was not inclined to investigate the senator, as the leads were insufficient even as she was being probedby the House of Representatives.
Ombudsman to probe De Lima Reviewed by FNPH Correspondent on Saturday, November 26, 2016 Rating: