By Christine O. Avendaño
The Department of Justice (DOJ) on Wednesday filed a perjury case against businessman David Bangayan for his refusal to acknowledge he is David Tan, a suspected rice smuggler, during a Senate investigation of rice smuggling in the country last February.
By Marc Jayson Cayabyab
Manila Representative Amado Bagatsing on Tuesday filed perjury raps against Janet Lim-Napoles for implicating him in the pork barrel scam.
By Maila Ager
Senator Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III said he would file perjury and libel charges against Janet Lim-Napoles for dragging him into the “pork barrel” scam.
State prosecutors have opposed former Chief Justice Renato Corona’s motion for a judicial determination of probable cause in the eight perjury charges filed against him by the government, describing the relief being sought as “misplaced and improper.”
By Tina G. Santos
Bureau of Immigration chief Siegfred Mison ordered all immigration officers on Friday to immediately implement the hold departure orders issued against former Supreme Court Chief Justice Renato Corona and former Ilocos Sur governor Luis “Chavit” Singson.