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Military men also paid off

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Wearing a Kevlar helmet and police bulletproof  vest, Janet Lim-Napoles, in red circle, is being led out of the courtroom in Makati after her arraignment Monday by security escorts.  INQUIRER.net’s Julliane Love de Jesus

The scheme that alleged pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim-Napoles used to defraud the military in the infamous Kevlar case in 1998 was the same method she employed to allegedly make off with billions of pesos in congressional pork barrel funds using bogus nongovernment organizations as fronts and with the connivance of some lawmakers, according to documents in the accounting files of whistle-blower Benhur Luy.

Posted: May 17th, 2014 in Banner Story,Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Perception of graft surges

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More than half of the executives from about 1,000 enterprises in Metro Manila and six other urban areas in the country said last year that there was “a lot” of corruption in government, a Social Weather Stations survey has found.

Posted: January 16th, 2014 in Banner Story,Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Senate pork riles House

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Caloocan Rep. Edgar Erice. PHOTO BY RICHARD REYES

Some members of the House of Representatives are grumbling about the realignment by nine senators of a total of P1.8 billion that used to be their pork barrel funds to certain projects in the 2014 national budget.   The House members specifically complained about the P200 million that Sen. Jinggoy Estrada had realigned as subsidy […]

Posted: January 10th, 2014 in Banner Story,Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation | Read More »

Ducut served as pork agent of Napoles–Luy

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Former Pampanga Rep. Zenaida Cruz-Ducut demanded a 5-percent kickback for every pork barrel project she delivered to her close associate, businesswoman Janet Lim-Napoles, whistle-blower Benhur Luy has alleged. erc.gov.ph

Former Pampanga Rep. Zenaida Cruz-Ducut allegedly demanded a 5-percent kickback for every pork barrel project she delivered to her close associate, businesswoman Janet Lim-Napoles, according to whistle-blower Benhur Luy.

Posted: December 16th, 2013 in Banner Story,Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

SC checks ‘Arlene L.’; Palace airs support

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Arlene Lerma (contributed photo) and Associate Justice Marvic Leonen (Inquirer file photo)

The Supreme Court committee investigating judicial corruption on Friday said it was still in the process of evaluating the many documents, photographs, tips and other information that it has received from official and unofficial sources concerning the activities of an alleged “decision-broker” in the judiciary.

Posted: December 14th, 2013 in Banner Story,Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

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