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Sandiganbayan to try graft case vs Ynares

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Category: newsSource: thestandard thestandardJan 11th, 2019

Sandiganbayan chief scolds Andaya over comment on Malampaya scam case

MANILA, Philippines – House Majority Leader Rolando Andaya Jr got on the nerve of another justice as anti-graft court Sandiganbayan Presiding Justice Amparo Cabotaje-Tang scolded the lawmaker over a statement he made to the media. “You mentioned your arraignment being nice timing today, what did you ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated News10 hr. 42 min. ago

Graft Raps Vs. Ex- Cebu Airport Execs Junked

Citing the excessive delay in the prosecution, the Sandiganbayan has dismissed the graft case against former airport executives in Cebu over the alleged illegal purchase of an ultra-high frequency/frequency modulation (UHF/FM) repeater system amounting to PHP161,891 in 2005. In a resolution dated Jan. 15, 2019, the anti-graft court’s 2nd Division granted the motion to quash […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsJan 17th, 2019

Enrile’s graft trial to finally start in March 2019

MANILA, Philippines – Juan Ponce Enrile will be busy in the coming months as he runs his senatorial campaign the same time that the trial finally begins for his graft case. The anti-graft court Sandiganbayan finished the pre trial stage of Enrile’s pork barrel scam graft case ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 11th, 2019

Sandiganbayan sets ruling on P1-billion Marcos wealth case

Another civil case against former first lady Imelda Marcos and her husband, the late strongman Ferdinand Marcos Sr., involving P1.052 billion in alleged ill-gotten wealth, is now up for decision by the anti-graft court Sandiganbayan......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 3rd, 2019

Ex-PNB official cleared of graft

Saying the case has prescribed, the Sandiganbayan has dismissed the graft charges against former Philippine National Bank (PNB) board member Gerardo Sicat over his alleged role in the grant of P200 million in behest loans to cronies of the late strongman Ferdinand Marcos 38 years ago......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 1st, 2019

Sandigan absolves Surigao mayor

It would indeed be a better and brighter New Year for Mayor Rushford Dedumo of San Benito, Surigao del Norte, after the Sandiganbayan 4th Division on Friday acquitted him of the graft case over the alleged irregular hiring of his sister as a consultant in 2010. In an 11-page decision penned by Associate Justice Bayani […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsDec 28th, 2018

Enrico Echiverri acquitted of graft anew

The Sandiganbayan has acquitted former Caloocan City mayor Enrico Echiverri of another graft case in connection with the multimillion-peso infrastructure projects during his term......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 20th, 2018

Sandiganbayan sets 2019 trial for Enrile plunder case

MANILA, Philippines – The Sandiganbayan Third Division will finally start in 2019 the plunder trial of former senator Juan Ponce Enrile for allegedly receiving P172.8 million in kickbacks from projects funded by his office's pork barrel. The anti-graft court's 3rd division has set it to begin on ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 10th, 2018

Jinggoy says he and Revilla were ‘victims of selective justice’

      MANILA, Philippines---"We are really victims of selective justice." Former Senator Jinggoy Estrada on Saturday said this when asked if he and Ramon "Bong" Revilla Jr. could return in the Senate in 2019. In 2014, Estrada and Revilla were among those indicted by the Office of the Ombudsman for plunder and multiple counts of graft in relation to the multi-billion pork barrel scam. READ: WHAT WENT BEFORE: Napoles and the pork barrel scam It was only last Friday when the Sandiganbayan's Special First Division acquitted Revilla in the plunder case. However, Estrada still awaits the decision of the anti-graft court for his pending plunder case. W...Keep on reading: Jinggoy says he and Revilla were ‘victims of selective justice’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 8th, 2018

The P10 billion ‘pork barrel’ case: A timeline

Today, December 7, 2018, the Sandiganbayan will render its verdict on the first pork barrel scam case filed against a Senator.   Will former Senator Ramon "Bong" Revilla Jr. be convicted or acquitted on charges of plunder and graft? His fate lies in the hands of the Sandiganbayan First Division who has included two more justices to decide on the verdict.   This was how this case came about:   September 16, 2013   The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) filed plunder complaints before the Office of the Ombudsman against then Senators Juan Ponce Enrile, Ramon "Bong" Revilla Jr., and Jinggoy Estrada.   April 1, 2014   ...Keep on reading: The P10 billion ‘pork barrel’ case: A timeline.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 6th, 2018

Imelda Marcos tells Sandiganbayan: I’ll take case to Supreme Court

Former First Lady and Ilocos Norte 2nd Dist. Rep. Imelda Marcos has notified the Sandiganbayan Fifth Division that she will bring her appeal to the Supreme Court (SC). In a Notice of Appeal from Marcos' camp, she requested the anti-graft court to provide the SC records of her case.The Sandiganbayan received her notice on Wednesday. "Accused hereby gives the Honorable Court notice that she is appealing the adverse Decision dated 09 November 2018 and requests that the records of this case be forwarded to the Supreme Court for further proceedings," Marcos said in the document prepared by her counsel, Atty. Manuel Lazaro. Marcos initially submitted a similar Notice of Appeal, but the Fift...Keep on reading: Imelda Marcos tells Sandiganbayan: I’ll take case to Supreme Court.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 5th, 2018

SC clears ex-governor Ayong Maliksi in P26M Cavite LRT case

MANILA, Philippines – The Supreme Court has cleared former Cavite governor Erineo “Ayong” Maliksi of graft charges after the First Division reversed his indictment by then Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales. Morales had indicted Maliksi of graft in 2017, the formal charge filed before the anti-graft court Sandiganbayan ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 4th, 2018

Imelda s Graft Conviction: Knowledge of Legal Procedures a Must in Reporting the Case

MEDIA'S EYES may have been on Imelda Marcos, but reports may have missed the legal issues.The Sandiganbayan 5th division found former First Lady and incumbent Ilocos Norte 2nd District Repre.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2018

Imelda’s Graft Conviction: Knowledge of Legal Procedures a Must in Reporting the Case

MEDIA’S EYES may have been on Imelda Marcos, but reports may have missed the legal issues. The Sandiganbayan 5th division found former First Lady and incumbent Ilocos Norte 2nd District Repre Source link link: Imelda’s Graft Conviction: Knowledge of Legal Procedures a Must in Reporting the Case.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2018

Imelda s Graft Conviction: Knowledge of Legal Procedures a Must in Reporting the Case

MEDIA'S EYES may have been on Imelda Marcos, but reports may have missed the legal issues.The Sandiganbayan 5th division found former First Lady and incumbent Ilocos Norte 2nd District Repre.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2018

Imelda brings case to High Court

Former First Lady and incumbent Ilocos Norte Rep. Imelda Marcos filed a Notice of Appeal before the Sandiganbayan on Monday, intending to bring her conviction on seven counts of graft to the Supreme Court. Marcos filed the notice through her lawyer, former Court of Appeals Justice Manuel Lazaro, even if her Motion for Leave to […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsNov 27th, 2018

Sandiganbayan clears ex-Isabela mayor of graft | News

The Sandiganbayan acquitted former Luna, Isabela Mayor Manuel Tio on Friday from his graft case over the alleged undue advantage he gave to the gasoline station of his daughter......»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsNov 23rd, 2018

Revilla lawyers prepare for plunder decision day at Sandiganbayan | ABS-CBN News

The camp of former Sen. Bong Revilla has asked the Sandiganbayan 1st Division to cancel the December 6 trial for the graft cases so it can prepare for the promulgation of the plunder case scheduled on.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsNov 23rd, 2018

Court resets graft trial of Revilla

The Sandiganbayan First Division has reset its trial on former Sen. Bong Revilla's 16 graft cases from Dec. 6 to Jan. 10 to give way to the anticipated promulgation of the verdict in his plunder case on Dec. 7.   Thursday's hearing would be the last to be held on the graft cases this year, after the court granted a request by Revilla's lawyer Reody Anthony Balisi.   Balisi told justices that Revilla's camp needed time to prepare for the judgment day on the plunder case, which would be the first in connection with the P10-billion pork barrel scam.   The prosecution did not object to the request.   Associate Justice Efren N. dela Cruz, division c...Keep on reading: Court resets graft trial of Revilla.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 22nd, 2018

Imelda should be held in contempt for skipping sentencing – Hilbay

The Sandiganbayan should not let pass the lies of former first lady Imelda Marcos, who claimed that she was ill when she skipped the promulgation of her graft case, according to former Solicitor General Florin Hilbay. Hilbay, a senatorial aspirant, was among the 200 people who gathered at the People Power Monument on Sunday to call for the immediate arrest of the wife of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos. "I don't think the Sandiganbayan should allow that kind of blatant dishonesty to go unpunished," Hilbay told reporters. "At the very least, she should have been cited for contempt of court... Down the line, they should deny her the remedies of appeal because she decided not t...Keep on reading: Imelda should be held in contempt for skipping sentencing – Hilbay.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 18th, 2018