4 Pampanga residents ask SC to stop case vs Arroyo



Former president and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo. AP FILE PHOTO

Saying they have been deprived of congressional representation, four Pampanga residents have sought to intervene in the petition of former President and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo in  the Supreme Court to stop the Sandiganbayan from proceeding with the plunder case against her involving the alleged misuse of Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) contingency funds.

The petitioners also sought the release of the Arroyo from detention at the Veterans Memorial Medical Center in Quezon City where she was brought back last month after being charged of plunder, this time in the Office of the Ombudsman.

In a Dec. 20 petition for intervention, Rico Manulid Ocampo, Eugene Paul Ponio, Marcelo Rivera Valencia and Joaquin Mañalac identified themselves as residents of the second district of Pampanga where Arroyo is currently a representative. They claimed to have voted for her in the last election.

The petitioners from Guagua, Pampanga, said Arroyo had “not fully devoted her time serving her district” since she was first charged for electoral sabotage in November 2011. After being granted bail, she was back in detention for the plunder case filed against her in relation to the alleged misuse of PCSO funds.

Deprived of rep’s service

“Due to the nonbailable cases against her…the intervenors are begging the indulgence of the honorable court to allow them to intervene in the instant case because they have been deprived of being served by their incumbent representative in the House of Representatives,” they said.

The petitioners also said they believe the charges against her were “politically motivated” and she had been denied due process.

In their petition, the four men asked the high court to “immediately issue a temporary restraining order and/or a writ of preliminary injunction enjoining the respondent Ombudsman from prosecuting the case, and the respondent Sandiganbayan from proceeding with the case and from continuing with the arrest and detention of Arroyo.”

Humanitarian reasons

While the TRO is in effect, they asked the high court to issue an order releasing Arroyo from arrest and detention “for humanitarian considerations due to her medical condition and stature as former President of the Philippines.”

They also sought the court to eventually annul and set aside the Ombudsman’s findings of probable cause to charge Arroyo with plunder and to order the Sandiganbayan to dismiss the case against her.

The high court is currently on a Christmas break.

Only last week, the Sandiganbayan had denied Arroyo’s request for a Christmas furlough. She had wanted to spend the Yuletide in her home in Lubao, Pampanga, from Dec. 21 to Jan. 7.

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  • tonyoks

    mukhang malaki ang “bonus” ng mga ito galing sa dynasty ng mga kurakot ah…

    non-bailable na nga dahil sa tindi ng panungurakot sa kaban ng bayan  eh may pahabol pa silang “politically motivated” at humanitarian reasons….matinding makahawa ang pamilya buwaya na to….

  • ztefertilizerscam9

    Former  Pres. Arroyo , corruption and many 


    1. NBN ZTE Scandal

    2. Millions of bribe money to Congressmen and Governors 

    (October 2007)

    3. Cheating in 2004 Elections (HELLO GARCI)

    4. Joc Joc Bolante Case (Fertilizer Scam, P728 Million)

    5. JOSE PIDAL Bank Account (Unexplained Wealth, P200 


    6. NANI PEREZ Power Plant Deal ($2 Million)

    7. Use of Road User’s Tax for Campaigning

    8. Billion Peso Macapagal Boulevard (Overprice of P532 


    9. Juetengate? (Illegal Numbers game kickbacks)

    10. Extra Judicial Killings

    11. Arroyo Moneys in Germany (Exposed by Senator Cayetano)

    12. General GARCIA and Other Military Men

    13. Billion Peso Poll Automation contract to(Mega Pacific) 

    (P1.3 Billion)

    14. Northrail Project($503 Million)

    15.  Maguindanao Results of 2007 Elections (ZUBIRI, BEDOL)

    16.  NAIA-3

    17.  Venable Contract (Norberto Gonzales)

    18.  Swine Scam (Exposed by? Atty. Harry Roque

    19. GLORIA Arroyo son hidden assets in united states



    22.  C-5 road controversy — Senator Manuel Villar

    23.P550-million worth of funds from the Overseas Workers’ 

    Welfare Administration (OWWA).

    24. P780-million LWUA funds-PROSPERO PICHAY

    25. BISHOPS’s SUV-Gloria Birthday gift

    26. Arroyo linked in P325M lotto intelligence fund

    27. Arroyo got P200M in kickbacks from govt projects-Zaldy 


    28. P200.41 billion or $4.6 billion in Malampaya royalties 

    from 2002 to May this year.



    30. 600,Thousand metric tons of Rotten rice imported from 

    India.Kishore Hemlani, an Indian trader allegedly close to 

    Arroyo, reportedly bagged the P9.5 billion contract for 

    the rice importation. 

    31. DATO ARROYO wife bought the condo unit for $570,000, 

         70-square-meter one-bedroom, one-bathroom unit (Unit 

    No. 533) at the luxury high-rise, full-service Gramercy 

    Towers located at 1177 California St. in upscale downtown 


    32.- P50-million bribe to FG for the president’s veto of 

    two franchise bills

    33. The additional funding led to a 41-percent spike in  

    advertising expenses, from P76.129 million in 2008 to 

    P107.420 million in 2009, which went mostly to ads for 

    Arroyo’s achievements.

    34. The report said the PIA received from the Department 

    of Budget and Management a notice of cash allocations 

    amounting to P344.789 million, even though only P222.488 
    million was appropriated for it under the national budget.

    35.- Denial of pork barrel funds to Malacanang’s political 


    36.- Praises for Jovito Palparan, alleged mastermind of 

    extra judicial killings of militants

    • ztefertilizerscam9

      52.Pagcor ‘pabaon’ to Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo: P345M

      53.The godmother’s ties to the Pinedas(Jueteng lord)

      54. Glorietta 2 and Batasan bombings

          The Glorietta 2 bombing happened during the height of 

      the bribery case which took place in Malacañang.

      55. Misuse of Balikatan funds Navy Lt. Nancy Gadian 

      revealed an alleged malversation of funds in 2007

      56. Solon: Charge Gloria Arroyo for taking P98-M from 

      PNoy’s social fund


          Former Armed Forces chiefs of staff Narciso Abaya, 

      Dionisio Santiago, Generoso Senga, Hermogenes Esperon, and 

      Alexander Yano,chiefs of staff – Angelo Reyes, Diomedio  

      Villanueva, and Roy Cimatu and MANY MORE..

      58.Colmenares: GMA had P488 billion in ‘pork.

      59. P1 BILLION down the drain in Arroyo-era jatropha 

      project—DOST chief 
      60.Fishers push plunder rap vs Arroyo in purchase of ice machines( overpriced at P455 million in 2009.)
      61.$225-million overprice of Metro Rail Transit Corp. (MRTC), 
      62.Successor sues Pichay over P2.3-B fund mess
      63.Noli De Castro P6.6 billion pesos Pag-ibig Fund scam.
      64.Arroyo execs pocket P15-B from bridge scam

  • ztefertilizerscam9


    Jose Miguel Arroyo owned helicopters 

    five helicopters—all Robinson R44 Raven 
    with Series Nos. 1370 to 1374
    A total of $1,423,025 was paid to Lionair 

    GlorIa bribed to Mitsubishop and Safari
     Butuan City Bishop Juan de Dios Pueblos, who received a Mitsubishi Montero, Bontoc-Lagawe Bishop Rodolfo Beltran (Nissan Pathfinder), Abra Bishop Leopoldo Jaucian (Mitsubishi Strada), Cotabato Archbishop Orlando Quevedo (Toyota Grandia Hi-Ace), Basilan Bishop Martin Jumoad (Mitsubishi Strada), Zamboanga Archbishop Romulo Valles (Toyota Grandia Hi-Ace); and Nueva Segovia Archbishop Ernesto Salgado (Isuzu Crosswind).

    Gloria Macapal-Arroyo spent a whopping P2.85 billion for foreign trips she made during her nine years in office.

    Ex Fake President Gloria Arroyo’s $20,000 worth of dinner @ Le Cirque, New York, USA


    FG in $20, 000 hotel suite!
    During Manny Pacquiao’s match with Erick Morales in Las Vegas, the First Gentleman LOLONG ARROYO allegedly stayed in a $20, 000-a-night suite at the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada

  • ztefertilizerscam9

    Who is the Mastermind?(LOLONG)

    Japanese billionaire Kazuo Okada’s Universal Entertainment (Universal) had paid as much as $30 million to a former Pagcor consultant in 2010 received by Rodolfo Soriano, a former Pagcor consultant and purported Genuino bagman.

  • curatolo

    How much??

  • ztefertilizerscam9

    Fifty million pesos (P50,000,000.00) or more is a PLUNDER
    Sec. 2. Definition of the Crime of Plunder; Penalties. – Any public officer who, by himself or in connivance with members of his family, relatives by affinity or consanguinity, business associates, subordinates or other persons, amasses, accumulates or acquires ill-gotten wealth through a combination or series of overt criminal acts as described in Section 1 (d) hereof in the aggregate amount or total value of at least Fifty million pesos (P50,000,000.00) shall be guilty of the crime of plunder and shall be punished by reclusion perpetua to death.  Any person who participated with the said public officer in the commission of an offense contributing to the crime of plunder shall likewise be punished for such offense.  In the imposition of penalties, the degree of participation and the attendance of mitigating and extenuating circumstances, as provided by the Revised Penal Code, shall be considered by the court.  The court shall declare any and all ill-gotten wealth and their interests and other incomes and assets including the properties and shares of stocks derived from the deposit or investment thereof forfeited in favor of the State.  [As Amended by Section 12, Republic Act No. 7659 (The Death Penalty Law)]  (Click here for old provision of Section 2, of Republic Act No. 7080)

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/UZF4OTGY4BREFE42RXP7FZJKFY Ding

    I believe the provisions of the law must prevail…I suggest that before looking into any consideration on this request, that the the citizens be consulted first, say in a plebiscite
    questions that may form part of the 2013 elections.  The plebiscite must be in a nationwide scale, inasmuch as the cases involve PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES.

  • joshmale2004

    Alam naman ng mga Kapampangan na to nuon na malaki ang chance na kakasuhan si GMA at pwedeng makulong pagkatapos ng term niyang nakaw na President, eh, bakit kasi ibinoto pa nila sa Congreso. Kagagawan din nila to kaya manigas na lang muna sila. Sige iboto nyo ulit sa 2nd term amo nyo sa 2013 para iyak na lang kayo pag di niya nagawa trabaho niya dahil sa mga kaso niya.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_KLPCCEL5ADIWVG7GICVNRNP3OA I Love This game

    In a Dec. 20 petition for intervention, Rico Manulid Ocampo, Eugene Paul Ponio, Marcelo Rivera Valencia and Joaquin Mañalac identified themselves as residents of the second district of Pampanga where Arroyo is currently a representative. They claimed to have voted for her in the last election.

    DREAM ON PEOPLE !!! :(

    • mucho_cheapo

      Magkano kaya ang binayad ni Tyanak sa mga ito?

    • jakesanjose

      ito pala yung mga 4 disciples nya…na mga sipsip…magkano kaya ang ibinayad sa kanila???mga uto- uto yata itong mga taong ito.

  • anton kinuton

    nakakaintindi ba ng batas ang mga taga-pampanga? dapat sa kanila huwag nang iboto si gloria sa susunod na election at mamili sila ng isang marangal na kandidato. si randy david sana eh pinaputukan naman ang bahay, sinong hindi uurong…

  • doublecross

    naniniwala ba kayo sa FAKE president….!

  • Luthmar

    Ano kayo sinuswerte?   Papaano yung isang damakmak na kasalanan na nagawa nya at ng
    kanyang asawa at saksakan ng yabang na anak nyang si Mikey?  There are only 4 of you who are complaining about GMA not being able to serve her constituents.  What about the rest of the 
    94 million Filipinos?  You think they should also forget what she has done to our country and the
    rest of the people?

  • Marx Louis Wang

    Humanitarian reasons? Alam ba nila ibig sabihin noon? MANIGAS KA!!!

  • Marx Louis Wang

    Mga sipsip-buto!

    • mucho_cheapo

      Tell it like it is.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/CFZ2Q7RFJ6PWRYMM3NJ7JB4KSE Dynamic

    The now pampanga representative should be stripped of current position and to be replaced with a new representative.Why does the government allow persons to run the country with so much controversies ,charges,allegations,anomalies ,plunder and to make it simpler evil in them.Don’t we have enough evidence to end this matter once and for all?

  • zahraff

    As we have said before, GMA with all the KURAKOTS she did, the entire Philippine archipelago can be bought. So, it was a good idea that she was not allowed FURLOUGH (and must never be allowed), because there is an International Airport nearby Pampanga and who knows, GMA might sneak out of the country which is a very strong possibility, and if it happens – MAGHABOL NA LANG TAYO SA TAMBOL MAYOR! The bribe money that might be involved will surely be tempting that NOBODY can’t refuse, and can retire from work and never worry to work again, and can forget of being sacked and terminated from work for doing what GMA wants!

  • http://pedestrianobserver.blogspot.com/ Political Jaywalker

    Pampanga is really fool este full of morons, hehehe. The petition should and must be about speedy trial and not a TRO or dropping of plunder case because they were “denied” representations, LOL. Katangahan galore, hehehe whoever is the lawyer who concocted this legal stupidity should be shot in Luneta for gross ignorance of the law, LOL…….

    • joshmale2004

      Bro, It’s quite unfair to label Pampanga as full of morons or fool people. This 4 kapampangans who made the petition for GMA do not represent even 1% of Pampanga. Neither does GMA represents entire Pampanga as she holds only 1 district to include Lubao where her kumpare Bong Pineda resides.I am an adopted citizen of Pampanga and my wife is a full blooded Kapampangan, but we despise the corrupt ways GMA handled the country for 10 years.So, please stick to the issue at hand with 4 people involved and not touch on the entire perception of Pampanga as not only me nor my family find your comment distasteful but majority of Kapampangans who despise corruption.

    • boybakal

       Pampanga is really full of morons…..

      You must be crazy to say that. Pampangans are the most creative,smart and intelligent people in the country.
      Most who serve in the gov’t are from Pampanga.
      They are innovative people.
      They are productive and creative.
      They don’t ask much from the gov’t because they are business minded people.

      Enough of your bashing men, you are the most stupid moron i can imagine.

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/UZF4OTGY4BREFE42RXP7FZJKFY Ding

        There are still 93 million more of his kind…you are the exception because you said the Sandigan Justices should be put to jail for IGNORANCE OF THE LAW.

        and GMA should be released.  SHE ONLY VIOLATED THE LAW.

        Ngayon, these bashings will never stop so long as their are BOYBAs serving as botchas in Philippine justice system.

  • bilango71

    These guys should have asked GMA to resign rather petitioned  the  SC to stop the Sandigang Bayan to proceed the plunder case against GMA..  May sakit na si GMA ..dapat maghinto na lang at hintayin ang decision ng Sandignag Bayan. Mag-improve siya ng kanyang health  para sa kanyang impending imprisonment.    

  • boybakal

    4 Pampanga residents ask SC to stop case vs Arroyo…

    I support and agree with the move.
    On the ground of Ignorance of the Law and Immunity from Suit.
    The Constitution is clear, Public Elected Official shall be Immune from suit during her or his term of office.
    GMA is elected official and she should serve her term of office. Any suit is after her term.
    Ignorance of the law excuses no one…Sandigan Justices should be jailed not Arroyo.

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/UZF4OTGY4BREFE42RXP7FZJKFY Ding

      So, WHAT’s KEEPING YOU FROM FILING THE SUIT to SEND SANDIGAN JUSTICES TO JAIL for, as you were claiming ‘ignorance of the law excuses no one”.

      And…”Public Elected Official shall be immune from suit during her or his term of office”, quoted from yours.  Granting, without admitting, that this was true, your statement pronounces in public that this may be her very intention why she had to run as representative after her ‘questioned term’ in Malacanang.  She did not choose a national level position, because she had better chance in a small district in her OWN hometown?

      You ONLY implied she is immuned from suits, not necessarily innocent of the charge against her. And, that WHILE IGNORANCE OF THE LAW IS JAILABLE,
      VIOLATING THE LAW IS ALLOWED for elected public officials, who can face charges against them only after their term of office, that includes President to Representative, and even down to Barangay Kagawad who are also elected?

      Where is the sense in that, boyba KAL?



  • http://profile.yahoo.com/KNWCMVMPABEZBCMA36S7FJAKQM orchid

    Let the law take its course. Look at what happened with the Marcos  family and their loot! Up to now these Marcoses like  BongBong, Imelda, Imee, Irene, and their immediate families are flaunting their wealth and taunting our laws. 
    Let us move on to prosperity and get rid of corruption. Prosecute the corrupt politicians along with their partners in crime like their families and their cronies.
    We can’t feel sorry for these corrupt politicians who have amassed wealth at the expense of people’s current welfare and future.

  • farmerpo

    pathetic….at the very least….

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/UZF4OTGY4BREFE42RXP7FZJKFY Ding

    These 4 are nothing more than particles of dusts, compared to the PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES whose interests are at stake on cases involved. The law of the land must prevail–NO ONE IS ON TOP OF THAT LAW !!!

    And, what move them to ask SC to stop the case? Because Sandigan did not grant her request for Christmas furlough?

    And, for humanitarian reason, because her ‘medical condition disproved the need for immediate attention abroad…that’s why her life-threatening illness has remained as such ‘life-threatening’ for more than a year now?

    And, she had been denied due process because the Court allowed her not to attend court hearing, as she was more needed inside the hospital ICU?

    • johndcross1

      amen to that!

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_UEHZP52OVNUUPVT3VJNWPUGVLU Peter L

    Readers, can you differentiate between corrupt and abnormal? Is an abnormal or corrupt leader a good role model? I have been reading a lot about your discussions and each one has it own bias or prejudices. You say that GMA is corrupt and BSA3 is abnormal. Who is the better leader now between a corrupt and an abnormal? GMA is corrupt but not abnormal? BS Aquino 3 is not corrupt but abnormal? Between an abnormal and a corrupt, they are both disgusting! 

    • johndcross1

      who said that BSA3 is abnormal?  are you out of your rocker?  no wonder we don’t progress much because of people like you.  you don’t know the difference.  go back to school.

    • PCD_2012

      Peter the MO-RO-N!

      An abnormal person can’t be a leader however a CORRUPT person can be a president! Meaning PNoy isn’t abnormal as he became president!

      I knew that people like you has poor retention so I will explain it to you once more! Here are the reasons why the president is not insane:

      1. An abnormal person can’t kick out SC’s CJ from his office without strong basis!
      2. An abnormal person can’t elevate the RH Bill into law without careful planning!
      3. Lastly and the most important, an abnormal person can’t hold wheelchair plunderers in their cells against their will!

      Now put this is in your pea-sized-brain, if the president has an abnormal disorder then those people that he exposed and castigated for wrongdoings are the dumbest creatures living in earth right now! LOL

  • doublecross

    nasaan yon pera sa OWWA!

  • pcosmachine

    To these four idiot residents of Pampanga, it is all your fault for having been deprived of representation in Congress because all four of you were stupid enough to vote for a Congresswoman who was a kleptomaniac and would surely land in jail for plunder and vote rigging.

  • johndcross1

    These fools think that it easy just to drop the cases of their despicable representative.  If they are deprived of her representation, then conduct another election to replace her.  She knows this is coming & yet she choose to run as representative of that district.  No way that we the Filipino people will allow this to happen.  She has to answer & account for her actions during her presidency, period.


  • johndcross1

    Kayong apat ay mga WALANGHIYA! 

  • Ronald Diaz

    These 4 fellows claiming from Pampanga were idiots..they were tried to save this bullshit corrupt former president who sold the Spratly  to the Chinese.

    She deserve to be executed on the public for all his wrongdoings.
    For PNOY kindly remove this little insect from the Congress she doesn’t have the right to serve on the public because she is a criminal.

  • Filipinoflash

    the 4 idiots from Pampanga…their brains are located in their butts. 

  • Filipinoflash

    they 4 idiots from Pampanga wanted GMA to be exempt from laws of the country. 

  • LegalJustice

    My Advice to get a Lawyer to let them  read and interpret to you the whole article provision.
    Republic Act No. 6713 Code of Conduct and Ethical Standards for Public Officials and Employees.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/U2VPSRNUA6MZGXS7FX6W5ZRCBI Antonio

    4 idiots in pampangga, unfortunately we have too many of these idiots in our country… just look of at these CLOWNS in our congress, may it be House or Senate… it’s really hard to educate an IDIOT..


    ISANG tanong lang:  MAGKANO, kene?

  • boshog

    Hey you guys are represented by a punderer tough, this  country was deprived of its wealth. This lady rightfully belongs in jail.

  • calipso_2100

    You want someone with a “life threatening condition” to represent you?

  • pilipino

    Mukhang kasing-liit lamang yata ng monggo ang utak ng apat na kabalen nating ito. Noong nagtatago si Madam Congresswoman sa St. Luke’s ng matagal para di maaresto di kayo nagreklamo “for being deprived of your representation” sa Congress. Noong siya ay patakas na sana palabas ng bansa di kayo nangamba na mawalan kayo ng representante sa Congress. Ngayon na nahuli at nakulong na siya sa wakas nagrereklamo na kayo.

    Pero duda ko kasing-liit lang talaga ng kuto ang utak ng apat na kabaleng ito dahil nagpapagamit pa sila sa isang taong liko – hindi lang ang spinal cord kundi lalo na ang kanyang budhi!

    Ang apat lang na kabaleng ito ang tingin ko utak-kuto, di ako sigurado kung marami ang lahi nila sa Pampanga, maliban na lang kung si GMA pa rin ang iboto nila for Congress. Pag nagka-ganun wala nang duda.

  • http://twitter.com/alfs_alfs Pons Corpuz

    “Saying they have been deprived of congressional representation…”
    Well, they always have the right to elect someone na walang sabit.

  • http://twitter.com/alfs_alfs Pons Corpuz

    By the way, these four guys are really good. Biruin mo they catch the attention of the PDI writer. I just dont know if there is money involved. 

  • $14334231

    being at VMMC cannot be considered detention….hanip ang apat na ito….she is there to make sure that should something life threatening happen to her, medical asistance is right there for her to live longer…kayong apat na hudas, why not petition her to resign instead?….your deprevation of a representative is of your own choice….elect someone who is physically fit to serve you and not a corrupt like your “sinasampalatayang magnanakaw”…… 

    • $20733759

      In simple terms, lets call the situation that you described here as ” self-inflicted disadvantage”?

      • $14334231

        only to those who are compensated by their “saintly sinner”, i.e., these four homeboys who probably are downtrodden nowadays due to the fact that their “patron saint” can no longer do “miracles” for them…..

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/UZF4OTGY4BREFE42RXP7FZJKFY Ding

        It seems in her district, it is the constituents who serve the representative…
        those who’re supposed to be represented are now the ones representing the one that they elected to be their representative.

        Hindi ba mas maganda kung ituloy mo na lang ‘yang pagtitinda mo, makatutulong ka pa sa mga nag-iinit na ulo.  Siguruhin mo lamang na lagyan ng icecream ang sorbetes mo, para malamig din.

      • $20733759

        Ding, ang sorbetes ay icecream sa salitang banyaga , at vice versa, so hindi na siguro kailangan yung panukala mo na lagyan ng “icecream ang sorbetes”.

  • Flinze Jong

    What a heck!!. Ang lakas ng loob ng apat na toh na magpetition.Halatang sangkot sa mga anumalyang ginawa ni madam. Grabe anong gusto nilang palabasin, nasa kalagitnaan pa lang ang pagdinig sa kaso ang iba inuumpisahan pa lang. Kailangan pagbayaran niya ang ginawa nya sa bayan.Tatlong taon na pangungurakot at ibang kapalpakan sa administrasyon, sampung taon na paghihirapan ng mga mamayang pilipino. Sinuwerte naging anim na taon kaya 20 years para maisakatuwid ang lahat ng naiwang dungis sa lipunan. Sino ngayon ang naghihirap ang kasalukuyang administrasyon at ang mga mamayang pilipino.

    Bigyan ng leksyon para hindi paghalintularan!

  • Your_King

    These cases won’t stop and won’t be dropped. Aquino needs FPGMA in jail to serve as his trophy in display. His time in office has been plagued with ineffectiveness and whenever this fact is brought up, he needs his trophy in jail to remind people the only thing he’s done. FPGMA in jail does no one except Aquino good. Her in jail does not benefit the poor, does not benefit Pampanga, and does not benefit the Philippines as a whole. Aquino doesn’t like her for personal reasons so her in jail does him and only him any good.

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/UZF4OTGY4BREFE42RXP7FZJKFY Ding

      Correction, You’re Mad Jester:  FPGMA in jail does everyone good.  Aquino is fulfilling his campaign election promise.  She remained free, while administration was probing charges, until she attempted to leave, despite her hold-departure order, claiming urgent need to travel abroad for life-threatening illness.  That life-threatening illness remains life-threatening, for over a year now,  that kept her under ICU protection each time a court hearing was set. Once the truth of her innocence is determined, that truth will set her free,  Hence, her cooperation is of paramount necessiity, more for her own advantage

  • disqusted0fu

    but who is Aquino going to toy with once the case stops? who is going to cover up his incompetence as a president? what will be his greatest achievement? what is his go-to move going to be in times of heavy criticisms? who is his scapegoat going to be? who is he going to blame for unsolved problems of the nation?

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/UZF4OTGY4BREFE42RXP7FZJKFY Ding

      You face the mirror, you will find the only answer to all the questions you have posted.
      You are bound to see the same ending that you deserve, you ending up…
      …………………………………DISGUSTED 0 FU………………………………………………..
      ……………………………………. as usual ……………………………………………………….

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