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Sandiganbayan gets graft case vs Maliksi


The graft case against former Cavite Gov. Erineo “Ayong” Maliksi in connection with the alleged anomalous purchase of P2.5-million worth of medicines 12 years ago has been raffled off to the Sandiganbayan’s Second Division chaired by Associate Justice Teresita Diaz-Baldos.

Posted: November 23rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

‘Business as usual’ for QC prosecutor Raul Desembrana hit

THE ARRESTED Raul Desembrana (left) is brought to the NBI headquarters following the entrapment operation in Quezon City on Friday.

A lawyers’ group has asked the Office of the Ombudsman to suspend a Quezon City assistant prosecutor who recently posted bail in connection with a bribery complaint.

Posted: November 23rd, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Metro,Metro | Read More »

Dr. Binay buys time in cases against her

Elenita Binay

Dr. Elenita Binay, wife of embattled Vice President Jejomar Binay, received a reprieve from the Sandiganbayan on Thursday after the antigraft court postponed her arraignment in the criminal charges filed against her over the allegedly anomalous procurement of some P45 million worth of hospital equipment.

Posted: November 21st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Antigraft court throws out 12-yr-old case vs Singson

Former Ilocos Sur Governors Luis “Chavit” Singson  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

MANILA, Philippines—The Sandiganbayan has affirmed its decision throwing out the graft case brought against former Ilocos Sur Gov. Chavit Singson which had been gathering dust for over a decade in the Office of the Ombudsman before the latter decided to recommend his indictment in 2013. In junking the Ombudsman’s motion for reconsideration, the Sandiganbayan antigraft […]

Posted: November 16th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

7 village execs face raps for pork misuse


Graft charges have been filed against seven former village officials here over the alleged misuse of about P6.5 million in pork barrel funds.

Posted: November 5th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »