Mayor sued over boys paid to play in briefs
By Thea Alberto
First Posted 18:41:00 06/16/2009
Filed Under: Children, Sport, Crime, Graft & Corruption, Local authorities
MANILA, Philippines—The mayor of a sleepy town in Bataan province had been charged with prostitution and lewd show for allegedly paying some 40 teenage boys to play basketball while in their underwear, a lawyer said Tuesday.
Lawyer Harry Roque said the charges against Bagac Mayor Ramil Del Rosario have been filed before the Office of the Ombudsman, following the supposed non-action of the local offices of the Interior and Local Government and the Social Welfare and Development