Aguirre Says Sen. de Lima Partly to Blame for Deaths in Resorts World Incident

Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre said that jailed Sen. Leila de Lima should be investigated in connection with the Resorts World incident that saw 37 people die due to suffocation after hiding from a gunman who had attacked the casino complex. Aguirre said de Lima is partly to blame because she issued a legal opinion when she was justice secretary that took away the authority of fire inspectors over casinos; the Philippine…

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