Davao court issues warrant vs Trillanes for bailable libel case (philstar.com) – December 7, 2018 – 2:56pm MANILA, Philippines — A Davao court has issued a warrant of arrest against Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV over the libel case filed by former Davao City vice mayor and presidential son Paolo Duterte. According to a report by PTV4, Davao City Branch 54 fixed the bail bond at P24,000. The court earlier held a motion hearing on the government’s plea to issue a hold departure order against Trillanes, but deferred ruling on the prosecution’s plea on December 11. Duterte, the president’s son, accused Trillanes of defaming him and his family in a radio interview in Cebu. In the interview cited in the complaint, the senator accused Paolo of corruption and extortion involving Uber and other companies regulated by the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board, the Road Board and the Department of Public Works and Highways. This is a developing story.