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Verdict on Bong Revilla plunder case out December 7 - Rappler

Verdict on Bong Revilla plunder case out December 7 - Rappler.....»»

Category: newsSource: googlenews googlenewsNov 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

Verdict on Bong Revilla plunder case out December 7

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – The nation on December 7 will see the first ever judgment in the multi-billion-peso pork barrel scandal that sent senators to jail in 2014, as the anti-graft court is set to promulgate its decision on Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr’s plunder case. ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 8th, 2018

Napoles wants transfer to women’s jail deferred pending appeal

Convicted pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim-Napoles has asked the Sandiganbayan not to order her immediate transfer to the Correctional Institution for Women, arguing that she should be allowed to appeal her plunder case first. In a three-page motion for reconsideration, Napoles said the Dec. 7 verdict --- which led to the acquittal of Ramon "Bong" Revilla Jr., the former senator whose pork barrel funds she was found guilty of pocketing --- was "not yet final." Hours after she was sentenced, the court issued a separate order for the issuance of a commitment order for Napoles to begin serving her maximum sentence of 40 years in the Mandaluyong City penitentiary. Napoles' lawy...Keep on reading: Napoles wants transfer to women’s jail deferred pending appeal.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 10th, 2018

Updates on Bong Revilla’s acquittal | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: ‘Forged signatures’ theory acquits Revilla in plunder case Carrying capacity policy in El Nido's lagoons takes effect Metro Manila police chief asks Davao cops to 'LBC' Trillanes arrest warrant Dominguez hits Arroyo over 'scandalous' China deals Eraserheads to release 'Ultraelectromagneticpop!' album on vinyl {module 3998}  .....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 7th, 2018

Tantalizing wait for Bong verdict

Former Sen. Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr. can walk out a free man today when the Sandiganbayan Special First Division hands its verdict on his plunder case over the alleged misuse of his so-called pork barrel fund. Or Revilla could go back to the Philippine National Police Custodial Center where he has been detained for four […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsDec 7th, 2018

Justices divided on Revilla verdict | The Manila Times Online

Sandiganbayan justices are divided in the plunder case of former senator Ramon Bong Revilla Jr., sources said on Sunday. According to unimpeachable sources, members of the Sandiganbayans 1st Division.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2018

Justices divided on Revilla verdict | The Manila Times Online

Sandiganbayan justices are divided in the plunder case of former senator Ramon Bong Revilla Jr., sources said on Sunday. According to unimpeachable sources, members of the Sandiganbayans 1st Division Source link link: Justices divided on Revilla verdict | The Manila Times Online.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsDec 3rd, 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

Weeks before plunder verdict, Bong Revilla allowed to see dad in hospital - Rappler

Weeks before plunder verdict, Bong Revilla allowed to see dad in hospital - Rappler.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsNov 16th, 2018

Desisyon sa plunder case vs Bong Revilla, ilalabas na sa December 7

Malalaman na sa Disyembre 7 ang magiging hatol ng Sandiganbayan sa kinakaharap na kasong pandarambong ni dating Senador Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr. Source link link: Desisyon sa plunder case vs Bong Revilla, ilalabas na sa December 7.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsNov 8th, 2018

Sandiganbayan puts giant roadblock in Revilla s bid to dismiss plunder case

MANILA, Philippines – The anti-graft court Sandiganbayan's First Division denied in an open court hearing on Thursday, December 7, the motion for leave to file a demurrer to evidence by former senator Bong Revilla in relation to plunder charges over the multi-billion-peso plunder scam. This just made it much more difficult for ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 7th, 2017

Will trial finally start for Bong Revilla's plunder case? - Rappler

Will trial finally start for Bong Revilla's plunder case? - Rappler.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsApr 16th, 2017

News Briefs: Dec. 11, 2018

Enrile plunder trial to begin in February   Former Sen. Ramon "Bong" Revilla Jr. may have already been acquitted, but the trial of former Sen. Juan Ponce Enrile in connection with his P172.8-million plunder case will start only in February.   The Sandiganbayan Third Division has scheduled the presentation of the Ombudsman's evidence in Enrile's plunder case on Feb. 19, four years and eight months after it was filed on June 5, 2014.   Hearings will be held every Tuesday and Wednesday afternoons, according to division clerk of court Dennis Pulma.   The pretrial conference, where prosecutors and defense lawyers mark their respective pieces of evid...Keep on reading: News Briefs: Dec. 11, 2018.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 10th, 2018

De Lima: Revilla s acquittal sends wrong signal

MANILA, Philippines – Detained opposition Senator Leila de Lima on Saturday, December 8, expressed disbelief over the recent decision of the anti-graft court Sandiganbayan to acquit former senator Ramon "Bong" Revilla Jr of plunder charges related to the multi-billion-peso pork barrel scam . De Lima said in a statement sent from her detention cell on Saturday that the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 8th, 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

Bong Revilla acquitted of plunder | The Manila Times Online

Sandigabayan acquits ex-Sen. Ramon "Bong" Revilla Jr. of plunder in connection with the PDAF scam. @TheManilaTimes Reina Tolentino (@tmtreina) December 7, 2018 The Sandiganbayan on Friday a.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsDec 7th, 2018

Bong Revilla released: May hustisya pa sa ating bansa

MANILA, Philippines – After 4 years and 5 months of detention for plunder charges, former senator Ramon "Bong" Revilla Jr  walked free early Friday evening, December 7, from the Camp Crame Detention Center.  The court sheriff arrived at the police camp at around 5:30 pm to serve release order. At exactly 6:13 pm, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 7th, 2018

Why the gov’t’s plunder case vs Revilla was lost

    The Sandiganbayan could not find any trace that former senator Ramon 'Bong' Revilla Jr. has a hand in the scheme to receive over P200 million kickbacks from the Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF) projects.   "The Court fails to see the hand of Revilla guiding [Atty. Richard] Cambe, [Janet Lim] Napoles and the JLN staff in the scheme to receive kickbacks or commissions from the PDAF projects," the Sandiganbayan said in its 186-page decision.   The Court said while there was a request for the release of Revilla's PDAF and endorsementof the non-government organization to the implementing agency, Revilla's signature in the endorsement le...Keep on reading: Why the gov’t’s plunder case vs Revilla was lost.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 7th, 2018

Bong Revilla acquitted of plunder

Sandigabayan acquits ex-Sen. Ramon "Bong" Revilla Jr. of plunder in connection with the PDAF scam. @TheManilaTimes — Reina Tolentino (@tmtreina) December 7, 2018 The Sandiganbayan on Friday acquitted former senator…READ The post Bong Revilla acquitted of plunder appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsDec 7th, 2018