Napoles asks Sandiganbayan anew to dismiss plunder case

Credit to Author: acerojano| Date: Wed, 14 Aug 2019 08:22:41 +0000

Napoles asks Sandiganbayan anew to dismiss plunder case

MANILA, Philippines – Convicted pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim Napoles has again sought the dismissal of her plunder case before the Sandiganbayan, based on claims that evidence presented was insufficient. According to the 31-page motion submitted to the Fifth Division last July 30, Napoles’ legal counsel Rony Garay said that the absence of a […]

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Marcos wealth case dismissal was based on evidence–Palace

Credit to Author: racosta| Date: Thu, 08 Aug 2019 22:05:53 +0000

The Sandiganbayan’s decision to dismiss the P102-billion forfeiture case against the Marcoses was based on evidence, Malacañang said on Thursday.

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Former Olongapo mayor sees junked graft charges as ‘vindication’

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Wed, 07 Aug 2019 12:12:39 +0000

Former Mayor Rolen Paulino on Wednesday said the Sandiganbayan’s dismissal of the graft case filed against him and other local officials is a “vindication.”

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Sandiganbayan junks P102 billion forfeiture case vs Marcoses, 11 others

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Wed, 07 Aug 2019 09:29:34 +0000

The Sandiganbayan has dismissed the P102 billion civil forfeiture case against late former President Ferdinand Marcos, former First Lady

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Former Iloilo rep fined P17,000 for PDAF misuse

Credit to Author: Alexander Magno| Date: Mon, 05 Aug 2019 14:08:19 +0000

Augusto Syjuco Jr.

MANILA, Philippines — Former Iloilo Rep. Augusto Syjuco Jr. has been asked to pay a fine of P17,000 after pleading guilty to the misuse of his P4.3 million Priority Development Assistance Funds (PDAF). The Sandiganbayan First Division imposed the fine after approving a plea bargain petition for lower offenses filed by Syjuco and former Department […]

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Sandiganbayan orders Cebu councilor suspended for graft

Credit to Author: racosta| Date: Fri, 02 Aug 2019 21:30:18 +0000

The Sandiganbayan Sixth Division has ordered the suspension of Bogo City, Cebu Councilor Cresencio Verdida in relation to his pending graft charges involving the reported irregular disbursement of P20 million to the Bogo Municipal Employees Multi-Purpose Cooperative (BMEMPC).

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Sandiganbayan suspends work due to heavy rain

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Fri, 02 Aug 2019 01:46:05 +0000

MANILA, Philippines – Work at the Sandiganbayan on Friday was suspended due to heavy rain caused by the southwest monsoon or “habagat.”

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Sandiganbayan convicts ex-Kalinga town mayor, wife for graft and bribery

Credit to Author: acerojano| Date: Tue, 30 Jul 2019 13:09:54 +0000

Sandiganbayan convicts ex-Kalinga town mayor, wife for graft and bribery

MANILA, Philippines – A former mayor of Tabuk town in Kalinga, along with his wife, has been convicted by the Sandiganbayan of graft and bribery after requesting money from a construction firm to facilitate the advance payments. In the decision from the Seventh Division last July 19, former Mayor Camilo Lammawin Jr. and wife Salud […]

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Ex-Caloocan Mayor Echiverri acquitted in graft case over drainage project

Credit to Author: acerojano| Date: Mon, 29 Jul 2019 12:37:32 +0000

Ex-Caloocan Mayor Echiverri acquitted in graft case over drainage project

Former Caloocan City Mayor Enrico Echiverri has scored another legal victory at the Sandiganbayan after the Sixth Division decided to drop graft charges against him regarding a drainage improvement project.

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