Jeff Damicog & Jonathan Hicap

De Lima cases won’t be affected by Sebastian’s death, lawyers agree

The Department of Justice (DOJ) and the lawyer of detained Senator Leila de Lima are in agreement: the death from COVID-19 of New Bilibid Prisons (NBP) inmate Jaybee Niño Sebastian would not affect the cases filed against her that are currently pending in the Muntinlupa regional trial courts.