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Marcos orders reorganization of Sugar Regulatory Authority

Sun Star 17 Aug 2022
"There is a need to conduct an in-depth investigation on this botched attempt to import sugar to identify all persons who connived with Undersecretary Sebastian for this unauthorized sugar importation order and for them to answer possible criminal charges," Libanan said in his resolution.
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House leader calls for joint probe on sugar mess

Manila Bulletin 17 Aug 2022
There is a need to conduct an in-depth investigation on this botched attempt to import sugar to identify all the persons who connived with [Agriculture] Undersecretary [Leocadio] Sebastian for this unauthorized sugar importation order and for them to answer possible criminal ...
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Sugar and (onion) spice, currently not so nice

The Manila Times 17 Aug 2022
The onion "shortage" comes amid the sugar importation order controversy facing Malacañang and the Department of Agriculture. Some sugar sector executives are resigning from the Sugar Regulatory Board following the voluntary resignation last August 12 of the DA undersecretary for operations and chief of staff to the DA secretary, Leocadio Sebastian.
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Sebastian’s resignation won’t free him from criminal liability—SINAG

Manila Standard 15 Aug 2022
The Samahang Industriya ng Agrikultura (SINAG) on Monday said the resignation of Agriculture Undersecretary Leocadio Sebastian will not shield him and his cohorts from criminal liability for signing an illegal order for the importation of 300,000 metric tons of sugar.
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Sectoral groups push for balanced import, other interventions for sugar industry

Sun Star 15 Aug 2022
SEVEN groups and organizations from different sectors have called for various interventions and measures amid issues and concerns hounding the country's sugar industry ... It's the SRA's mandate to monitor the movement of imported sugar in the market, and criminalize the cartel being manipulated by unscrupulous sugar traders, the joint statement said.
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More fallout from sugar mess

Manila Standard 15 Aug 2022
OVER FOOD AND SUGAR ... He is the first official of the sugar agency to resign over the issue ... On the other hand, the Samahang Industriya ng Agrikultura (SINAG) said the resignation of Sebastian will not absolve him, nor his co-signatories from criminal liability after they issued the order allowing the importation of 300,000 MT sugar.
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Beyond rightsizing government, President Marcos must build state capacity

The Manila Times 13 Aug 2022
Fifth, and finally, the President has discovered to his shock that a sub-Cabinet member of his government — an undersecretary in the Department of Agriculture which he personally leads — has dared to illegally authorize (by signing the President's name in an order) the importation of 300,000 metric tons of sugar.
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Local man suing Alliance Police slams their summary judgment motion

The Logan Daily News 02 Aug 2022
CANTON – In June the Alliance, Ohio Police Department and one of its officers asked a judge in Stark County Common Pleas Court to rule in their favor in a Hocking County man’s lawsuit against them, in which the man claims the officer terrorized him anonymously by phone and filed a bogus criminal charge against him.
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Alliance Police ask judge to grant summary judgment in local man’s lawsuit

The Logan Daily News 05 Jul 2022
CANTON, Ohio –An attorney for the Alliance, Ohio Police Department and one of its officers has asked a judge in Stark County Common Pleas Court to grant summary judgment in their favor, in a lawsuit by a Hocking County man who claims the officer harassed and threatened him in anonymous phone calls, and filed a baseless criminal charge against him.
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The 105 best shows on Hulu right now (June 2022)

Digital Trends 10 Jun 2022
Queen Sugar (2016) ... Two NAACP Image Awards and a dozen nominations solidify Queen Sugar’s praises for its openness in dealing with issues with criminal justice racial inequalities and other issues impacting Black Americans ... So, they work their way up and eventually create their own criminal empire.
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Brown sugar seizures on the rise since 2020

The Times of India 08 Jun 2022
Brown sugar smuggling from neighbouring West Bengal via Balasore continues unabated despite police crackdowns at regular intervals. Though drug dealers had been smuggling brown sugar from West Bengal for the past several years, police started turning up the heat on them only two years ago ... A kilo of brown sugar is worth around Rs 1 crore.
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1550 stocked packets of ghee recovered from godown

Urdu Point 05 Jun 2022
Deputy Commissioner Khanewal had already strictly stated that ghee,sugar and fertilizer hoarders were the criminals of ...
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Sheriff's reports

Watauga Democrat 27 May 2022
The following information is courtesy of the Watauga County Sheriff’s Office ... Nov. 19. ARREST. Cesar O ... May 16. MOTOR VEHICLE THEFT ... Jones, 29, of Sugar Grove, was arrested and charged with driving while license revoked and resisting, delaying or obstructing ... Glenn, 33, of Sugar Grove, was issued a criminal summons on a charge of second-degree trespassing.
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Pimp who chopped up prostitute charged with murder, sex trafficking

New York Post 25 May 2022
Somorie Moses, also known as “Sugar Bear,” was acquitted of Leondra Foster’s murder in Brooklyn criminal court in November 2019, but will now face a fresh murder charge by the US Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District.
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Arrest warrants for three witnesses absent from ex-SECP chief’s trial

Dawn 21 May 2022
Maheen Fatima testified that in August 2011, the SECP scrutinised the record of Chaudhry Sugar Mills which was closed in January 2013. The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) had found SECP Chairperson Zafar Hijazi guilty of closing the inquiry into the Sharif family’s Chaudhry Sugar Mills Limited by backdating.

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