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Sandiganbayan upholds graft charges vs ex-Butuan mayor

Sandiganbayan upholds graft charges vs ex-Butuan mayor.....»»

Category: newsSource: rappler rapplerOct 5th, 2016

Former Butuan mayor faces graft charges

Former Butuan City Mayor Ferdinand Amante Jr. is facing graft cases before the Sandiganbayan in connection with the alleged illegal disbursement of P15.48 million for acquisition of a defective machine. The case stemmed from the approval of Amante to release the amount from November 2012 to June 2013 in favor of World Medical Relief-Philippine National… link: Former Butuan mayor faces graft charges.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 12th, 2018

Uphold raps vs accused in 2004 fertilizer scam

OSP TO SANDIGAN: The Office of the Special Prosecutor (OSP) has asked the Sandiganbayan to uphold the validity of graft and malversation charges filed against North Cotabato Rep. Nancy Catamco, Cebu town Mayor Edgar Rama and a municipal councilor in connection with the alleged fraudulent use of P5-million fertilizer fund in 2004. In a consolidated […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJun 24th, 2018

BIG RELIEF: Sandiganbayan acquits Dingle vice mayor of criminal raps

THE Sandiganbayan’s First Division dismissed the four counts of graft charges filed against Vice Mayor Rufino Palabrica III of Dingle, Iloilo due to “inordinate delays” in the case In a text message to The Daily Guardian, Palabrica said that he got an official copy of the Sandiganbayan resolution acquitting him from the criminal charges of […] The post BIG RELIEF: Sandiganbayan acquits Dingle vice mayor of criminal raps appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsMay 28th, 2018

Junjun Binay seeks dismissal of graft raps

FORMER Makati mayor Jejomar Erwin “Junjun” Binay Jr. is asking the Sandiganbayan’s Fifth Division to dismiss the graft charges he is facing along with other individuals over the alleged anomalous procurement processes in connection with the Makati Science High School building. In a supplement to motion to quash, Binay Jr.’s camp said that the charge [...] The post Junjun Binay seeks dismissal of graft raps appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsMay 17th, 2018

Binays post bail for Makati Science High School charges

MANILA, Philippines – Former vice president Jejomar Binay and son former Makati City mayor Junjun Binay posted bail on Monday, April 2, over graft charges stemming from the allegedly overpriced Makati Science High School. The Binays paid P192,000 each to the Sandiganbayan Fourth Division for 4 ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 2nd, 2018

Jinggoy Estrada to speak before US group for good governace

The Sandiganbayan has allowed a former senator who was detained on plunder charges in the early 2000s and again in June 2014 until September 2017 to travel abroad to speak before a group advocating good government. The antigraft court's Fifth Division has given former Sen. Jinggoy Estrada the green light to leave the country for the United States from April 30 to May 30. Estrada has been indicted for plunder and graft for allegedly pocketing P183 million from his pork barrel funds when he was senator. He is out on bail. More than a decade earlier, he was also charged with plunder when he was the San Juan City mayor for allegedly receiving "jueteng" payola from gambling lords and...Keep on reading: Jinggoy Estrada to speak before US group for good governace.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 26th, 2018

Sandigan junks charges vs ex-Antique mayor

MANILA, Philippines — The Sandiganbayan has dismissed the graft and malversation charges filed against a former mayor of Buenavista town in Antique due to th.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 10th, 2018

Sandigan suspends municipal mayor in Surigao for graft involving sister

      The Sandiganbayan ordered the 60-day suspension pending litigation (pendente lite) of San Benito, Surigao del Norte town Mayor Rushford Dedumo over graft charges involving his own sister.   A release from the Office of the Ombudsman said Dedumo was being tried for violation of Section 3(e) the Anti-Graft and Corrupt Practices Act (Republic Act No. 3019).   The Sandiganbayan has directed the Department of the Interior and Local Government Secretary Eduardo Ao to implement the suspension order.   Last January 2017, the Ombudsman filed charges against Dedumo for appointing his sister, Flordeliza Coro, as a municipal consulta...Keep on reading: Sandigan suspends municipal mayor in Surigao for graft involving sister.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 15th, 2018

Two Iloilo officials indicted for graft

FORMER Mayor Reynor Gonzales and Vice Mayor Cesar Gonzales of Lambunao, Iloilo are facing graft charges before the Sandiganbayan for allegedly receiving transportation allowance (TA) in 2014 despite using government-owned vehicles. The Gonzalezes were charged for violation of Section 3(e) of Republic Act 3019 or Anti-Graft and Corrupt Practices Act by the Office of the […] The post Two Iloilo officials indicted for graft appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJan 11th, 2018

Former Makati mayor Junjun Binay seeks dismissal of graft, malversation raps

FORMER Makati Mayor Jejomar Erwin “Junjun” Binay Jr. is asking the Sandiganbayan Third Division to nullify two charge sheets accusing him of graft and one charge sheet accusing him of malversation in connection with the alleged anomalous construction of the Makati City Hall Parking Building. He is facing the charges, along with his father, former [...] The post Former Makati mayor Junjun Binay seeks dismissal of graft, malversation raps appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsJan 4th, 2018

Ex-Albay mayor, DA officer face graft raps

The Office of the Ombudsman has filed before the Sandiganbayan charges of graft and malversation against former Mayor Emiliana Kare of Malinao, Albay; Hector Sales, then regional executive director of the Department of Agriculture–Region V; and two others in connection with allegedly anomalous procurement of fertilizer in 2004. Also charged were then-acting Municipal Accountant Rosemarie [...] The post Ex-Albay mayor, DA officer face graft raps appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsDec 31st, 2017

Convicted, dismissed Cebu mayors face new raps

MANILA, Philippines — A couple who served as mayor of Aloguinsan town in Cebu are facing new graft charges before the Sandiganbayan......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 27th, 2017

Syjuco, Echiverri indicted for graft anew

Former Iloilo Rep. Augusto Syjuco Jr. and former Caloocan Mayor Enrico Echiverri have been charged anew with separate graft cases in the Sandiganbayan. Syjuco was charged with graft in connection with the misuse of P5 million in the 2004 fertilizer fund scam. It was the latest in the string of criminal charges filed by the Office of the Ombudsman against Syjuco, who later headed the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (Tesda). As for Echiverri, prosecutors accused him of irregularly awarding two contracts for drainage works totaling P17.27 million in 2012, without approval of the city council. The three new graft charges against the former mayor brought the t...Keep on reading: Syjuco, Echiverri indicted for graft anew.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 14th, 2017

Nueva Vizcaya mayor charged with graft

MANILA, Philippines - An incumbent and two former mayors are facing charges before the Sandiganbayan......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 18th, 2017

Ex-Ilocos mayor charged with graft

MANILA, Philippines - A former mayor of Ilocos Sur is facing charges before the Sandiganbayan in connection with a farm-to-market road......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 26th, 2016

Ex-mayor, village execs charged with graft over cockfights

MANILA, Philippines – The Office of the Ombudsman has filed charges before the Sandiganbayan against a former town mayor and two barangay officials of Antiqu.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 24th, 2016

Ex-Cebu mayor, 6 others face graft over fertilizer scam

The Office of the Ombudsman filed charges of graft before the Sandiganbayan against former Mayor Rose Marie Suezo of Tuburan, Cebu, and several others over an allegedly anomalous purchase of fertilizers in 2005. Also accused were former Assistant Municipa.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsAug 22nd, 2016

Court affirms graft, multiple falsification raps against Paulate, aide

THE Sandiganbayan has denied a motion by actor-turned-Quezon City councilor Roderick Paulate to dismiss graft and falsification charges against him and his liaison over the hiring of 30 alleged ghost employees eight years ago. In their motion, Paulate and Vicente Bajamunde argued that the charges lacked merit because of the time it took government prosecutors [...] The post Court affirms graft, multiple falsification raps against Paulate, aide appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated News2 hr. 20 min. ago

Roderick Paulate to stand trial for graft, falsification of public documents

Actor and Quezon City Councilor Roderick Paulate will stand trial before the Sandiganbayan for graft and falsification of public documents. The Sandiganbayan denied his motion to dismiss charges filed against him for violation of the Anti-graft and Corrupt Practices Act section 3(e) and for falsification of public documents. The politician was previously indicted for allegedly hiring 30 ghost employees and for directing his chief of staff to use bogus job orders and salary records from July to November 15, 2010. In its ruling, the Sandiganbayan's 7th division said Paulate's motion lacks merit.--- Carol Balita/INQUIRER.net intern /ee READ: QC Councilor Paulate, aide charged ov...Keep on reading: Roderick Paulate to stand trial for graft, falsification of public documents.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated News3 hr. 19 min. ago

Sandiganbayan refuses to drop charges vs QC councilor

The Sandiganbayan Seventh Division has refused to let Quezon City Councilor and actor Roderick Paulate off the hook from his graft and falsification charges in relation to the “fictitious job contractors” he hired back in 2010. Sandiganbayan refuses to drop charges vs QC councilor The Sandiganbayan Seventh Division has refused to let Quezon City Councilor… link: Sandiganbayan refuses to drop charges vs QC councilor.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated News11 hr. 32 min. ago