By Gil C. Cabacungan
The Sandiganbayan Third division is leaning towards keeping alleged pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim Napoles and Jessica Lucila “Gigi” Reyes, the former chief of staff of Sen. Juan Ponce Enrile who also got charged in the same case, at a regular jail in Camp Bagong Diwa in Taguig City.
By Tetch Torres-Tupas
Justice Secretary Leila De Lima on Wednesday said they already have the copies of the Special Allotment Release Order or Saros of lawmakers allegedly involved in the P10-billion Priority Development Assistance Fund scam.
By Marc Jayson Cayabyab
A lawmaker and author of the bill calling for the construction of VIP detention cells for high-profile detainees apparently opposes moves to transfer the pork barrel scam suspects to regular city jails.
By Maila Ager
So as not to be accused of interfering in the judicial process, the authors of a resolution expressing the sense for the Senate to keep the three jailed senators at Camp Crame in Quezon City have decided to withdraw the measure to revise some of its wordings.
By Leila B. Salaverria
, Maricar B. Brizuela
Several senators want their detained colleagues to remain in Camp Crame, the national police headquarters in Quezon City, instead of being transferred to a regular jail like alleged pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim-Napoles.