Senate panel cites 3 BuCor officials in contempt

MANILA, Philippines --- The Senate justice and human rights committee on Thursday cited for contempt three Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) officials for evading questions from senators.   The Senate committee, chaired by Senator Richard Gordon, was investigating the alleged irregularities within the BuCor.   Those who were cited in contempt are BuCor legal chief Frederic Anthony Santos, BuCor records division head Ramoncito Roque, and Ursicio Cenas, medical officer at the New Bilibid Prison (NBP) hospital. /je...

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