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LOOK: Bong Revilla undergoes medical test before release from PNP custody

/ 02:28 PM December 07, 2018

MANILA, Philippines — Former Senator Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr. went through a medical examination at the Philippine National Police (PNP) headquarters in Quezon City on Friday, as part of the standard operating procedure for his release from the PNP Custodial Center.

Former Senator Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr. undergoes medical examination at the national headquarters of the Philippine National Police before he can be released from its custodial center on Friday, December 7, 2018. (Photos from PNP Crime Laboratory)

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Revilla can now be released from detainment after the Sandiganbayan acquitted him of plunder over his alleged involvement in the P10 billion pork barrel scam.

After his acquittal, Revilla also posted bail for his 16 other graft cases related to the scam.

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Revilla’s cases stemmed from his alleged allocation of P224 million from his Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF) to bogus non-government organizations of Janet Lim-Napoles, the alleged pork barrel scam mastermind.

He has been detained at the PNP Custodial Center for over four years.  /muf

READ: Full copy of Sandiganbayan ruling on Bong Revilla acquittal

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