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Moot and academic: SC dismisses PSBank petition on Corona dollar accounts

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Saying it has become moot and academic, the Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed the petition filed by the Philippine Savings Bank (PSBank) that sought to annul the order of the Senate sitting as impeachment court to produce the documents regarding the dollar accounts of former Chief Justice Renato Corona.

Posted: December 5th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Impeachment court extends afternoon trial hours


Participants in the impeachment trial of Chief Justice Renato Corona on Wednesday agreed to extend the afternoon trial hours to “at least 7 p.m.” Mondays to Thursday so a verdict could be reached at the earliest possible time.

Posted: March 8th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Cristina Corona, 6 lawmakers to take the stand

Chief Justice Renato Corona and his wife Cristina  AFP FILE PHOTO

Defense lawyers will present as witnesses no less than the wife of Chief Justice Renato Corona and six members of the House of Representatives when the panel begins its presentation for Corona’s acquittal before the Senate impeachment court next week.

Posted: March 8th, 2012 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Defense asks impeachment court to junk bank evidence


If Chief Justice Renato Corona’s lawyers would have their way, the Senate impeachment court should junk most of the documentary evidence formally offered by prosecutors in their bid to unseat him.

Posted: March 8th, 2012 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Enrile offers to dismiss 5 articles of impeachment withdrawn by prosecution

Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile. FILE PHOTO

Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile on Wednesday offered to dismiss the five articles of impeachment earlier withdrawn by the prosecution, if only to satisfy the camp of Chief Justice Renato Corona.

Posted: March 8th, 2012 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Tupas admits meeting PSBank branch manager when he was 15

Chief prosecutor Rep. Niel Tupas Jr.   INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

After some hemming and hawing, Iloilo Representative Niel Tupas Jr. on Wednesday finally confirmed he and a Philippine Savings Bank branch manager, Anabelle Tiongson, had met before.

Posted: March 1st, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

PSBank exec bares list of `high risk clients’


Chief Justice Renato Corona and a ranking official of a government-owned and controlled corporation (GOCCs) were among eight individuals who had been tagged as politically exposed person or PEP and “high risk clients’ by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas , an official of the Philippine Savings Bank (PSBank) said on Tuesday.

Posted: February 27th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Defense: Info in leaked documents could still be inaccurate


Even if it is proven that the photocopied documents received by Oriental Mindoro Representative Reynaldo Umali and Quezon City Representative Jorge Banal were leaked from the Philippine Savings Bank, the accuracy of the information provided in the documents could still be questionable.

Posted: February 21st, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Corona closes 3 accounts on day he was impeached

Supreme Court Chief Justice Renato C. Corona. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Chief Justice Renato Corona closed three time deposit accounts with the Philippine Savings Bank (PSBank) on the same day House lawmakers filed an impeachment complaint against him in the Senate in December in a bid “to conceal certain amounts” in his statement of assets, liabilities and net worth (SALN), the prosecution has alleged.

Posted: February 17th, 2012 in Banner Story,Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Corona’s withdrawal of 3 bank accounts a sign of guilt, say prosecutors


The withdrawal of more than P30 million from three Philippine Savings Bank (PSBank) time deposit accounts under Chief Justice Renato Corona’s name showed his guilt, spokespersons of the prosecution panel said on Thursday.

Posted: February 16th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Representative Umali says PSBank execs may face charges


If the photocopied document attached by the prosecution to their request for subpoena is proven a faithful reproduction of the original bank record, Philippine Savings Bank executives who testified before the Senate, sitting as an impeachment court, may face charges, a prosecutor said on Thursday.

Posted: February 16th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Prosecution: Bank records are not fake just because manager said so


The prosecution panel insists it did not violate the bank secrecy law when it attached allegedly “fake” bank documents of Chief Justice Renato Corona to its request for a supplemental subpoena to the Philippine Savings Bank (PSBank)-Katipunan branch last February 3.

Posted: February 16th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Fake or real? PSBank told to compare bank records

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On Day 18 of Chief Justice Renato Corona’s impeachment trial, Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile zeroed in on two documents attached by the prosecution in its supplementary request for subpoena, which were purportedly photocopies of the customer signature and specimen card of Corona’s alleged accounts.

Posted: February 16th, 2012 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation | Read More »

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