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Accused in Maguindanao massacre case to be arraigned


An accused in the 2009 Maguindanao massacre case who claimed to have been mistaken for somebody else is to be arraigned next Thursday.

Posted: April 5th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Marinduque gov Reyes wants arraignment put off


Marinduque Gov. Carmencita Reyes has asked the Sandiganbayan to defer the court proceedings and her arraignment for graft while the petition for review of the case remains pending with the Supreme Court.

Posted: January 9th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Padaca pleads not guilty to graft, malversation raps, post P70K bail

Election Commissioner Grace Padaca: Democracy survived the Zamboanga siege. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Commission on Elections Commissioner Grace Padaca pleaded not guilty to graft and malversation charges, on Tuesday, and posted another P70,000 bail after her previous bond was forfeited by the Sandiganbayan for her failure to attend an earlier hearing.

Posted: October 22nd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Padaca says lawyers think appearance in arraignment ‘not necessary’

Comelec Commissioner Grace Padaca. INQUIRER.NET FILE PHOTO

Commission on Elections commissioner Grace Padaca defended her non-appearance in her arraignment for graft and malversation at the Sandiganbayan last week, saying she did so on the advice of her lawyers.

Posted: October 22nd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

10 to be arraigned on 58th murder charge in Maguindanao massacre

Site of the Maguindanao massacre. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

A Quezon City court has scheduled 10 persons to be arraigned on October 23 on a 58th count of murder in connection with the 2009 Maguindanao massacre.

Posted: October 18th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Court defers arraignment of 2 Davantes slay suspects

CLOSURE FOR KAE NBI agents say they prayed before her coffin for help in finding her killers. An arrest made on Friday may be a sign that prayers are being answered.  JOSEPH AGCAOILI

The Las Pinas Regional Trial Court Branch 253 has rescheduled the arraignment of two of the suspected killers of advertising executive Kristelle “Kae” Davantes.

Posted: October 7th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

6 ex-PNP top officials arraigned on graft raps over 2009 rubber boat deal

Former Philippine National Police Director General Jesus Verzosa: Not guilty. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Former Philippine National Police Director General Jesus Verzosa and five co-accused pleaded not guilty on Thursday to graft charges against them in connection with the alleged anomalous acquisition of 75 rubber boats in 2009 worth P131.5 million by the police.

Posted: October 4th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Court enters not guilty plea on Napoles’ behalf


She wore a bulletproof vest and a helmet when she came to the courtroom on Monday to be arraigned. Her hands were also wrapped with a roll of cloth to hide her handcuffs.

Posted: September 24th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Court enters not guilty plea for Napoles

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

Janet Napoles-Lim, who is at the center of the P10-billion “pork barrel” scam, on Monday opted not to enter a plea on the case of serious illegal detention filed against her by whistle-blower Benhur Luy.

Posted: September 23rd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Arraignment still on for Napoles for serious illegal detention case

Janet-Lim Napoles inside his cell in Fort Sto. Domingo   CONTRIBUTED PHOTO/PNP/PIO

The Makati court handling the serious illegal detention case against Janet Lim-Napoles will push through with her arraignment on Monday, Sept. 23.

Posted: September 20th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Napoles’ camp seeks to defer arraignment again

Janet Napoles. PHOTO courtesy of PNP-PIO and PNP-SAF photographers

Four days before her scheduled arraignment at the Makati Regional Trial Court (RTC) for serious illegal detention, the camp of Janet Lim-Napoles continues to try to put it off.

Posted: September 19th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Court resets Napoles arraignment to Sept. 23

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The Makati regional trial court has approved an urgent motion by the camp of Janet Lim-Napoles to suspend this Friday’s proceedings and reset her arraignment to September 23.

Posted: September 6th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Napoles camp asks court to defer arraignment

Pork barrel scam whistle-blower Benhur K. Luy . FILE PHOTO

The camp of Janet Lim-Napoles, the alleged mastermind behind the P10-billion pork barrel scam, asked the Makati Regional Trial Court (RTC) on Wednesday to defer her arraignment and suspend the proceedings on the serious illegal detention charges filed against her and her brother.

Posted: September 5th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

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