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‘Fixer’ seeking cuts from PCSO aid held »

The Manila Police District said it had uncovered a syndicate preying on people seeking financial assistance from the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO), following the arrest of a man who allegedly demanded “commissions” for facilitating such requests at the state lottery agency.

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College grad, single mom share P60-M lotto jackpot »

A young man who recently graduated from college and a single mother who owns a sari-sari (retail) store are off to a good start this year.

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Father of 8 is newest millionaire »

The saying “Basta driver, sweet lover (Drivers are sweet lovers)” seems to hold true in the case of the man who bagged the jackpot in the Dec. 20 6/42 Lotto draw.

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Wife facing forfeiture, storm evacuee, call center agent claim P10M lotto prizes »

pcso It's looking like a merry Christmas and a happy new year, for three lucky lotto winners who went to claim their multi-million-peso "gifts" at the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) on Wednesday.

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Sources: Probers cleared Morato in PCSO case »

Former Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office chairman Manuel Morato. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO Former Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) director Manuel L. Morato has a “valid reason to be sore, if not mad as hell” at Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales, according to Ombudsman insiders.

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Not guilty plea for Morato »

FORMER PCSO chair Manuel “Manoling” Morato. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO Ailing former Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office director Manuel Morato was finally arraigned Monday for plunder in connection with the alleged misuse of the agency’s P366-million intelligence fund.

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No plea for Morato on plunder case »

Former Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office chairman Manuel Morato. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO Former Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office chairman Manuel Morato did not enter a plea in connection with the P366-million plunder case against him, prompting the Sandiganbayan to file a not guilty plea on his behalf.

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Winner of P9.5-M lotto jackpot wants to conceal win »

FILE PHOTO A civil engineer who claimed his jackpot prize worth P9.5 million at the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office on Thursday is keeping his winning a secret, even from his wife.

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Ex-PCSO GM spent P338M more than was allowed »

Rosario Uriarte A former top ranking official of the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) made unauthorized disbursements amounting to P337.68 million from the confidential intelligence funds (CIF) of the agency during in the last three years of the Arroyo administration, according to documents obtained from the PCSO.

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Ailing Morato shows up in court »

FORMER PCSO chair Manuel “Manoling” Morato. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO Ailing former Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) Director Manuel Morato on Thursday appeared at the Sandiganbayan for his arraignment on plunder charges, which was postponed for a third time pending the Supreme Court decision on Morato’s petition to stop the proceedings.

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