From the Mindanao Examiner (Nov 2): Wanted ex-Philippine Army general appeals criminal case
One of the Philippines’ most wanted fugitive, retired army commander Jovito
Palparan, has asked the asked the Court of Appeals to stop the Bulacan Regional
Trial Court from proceeding with his trial in connection with his alleged
involvement in the disappearance of two University of the Philippines students
in 2006, a state media said. It said Palparan, a former army major
general, and his co-accused retired army sergeant Rizal Hilario, asked the CA
through their legal counsels, to issue a temporary restraining order against the
Bulacan RTC.... The government has put up a P2 million rewards for the capture of Palparan.
Others who were implicated in the case – Sergeant Edgardo Osorio and Lt. Col.
Felipe Anotado - have surrendered already surrendered.