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Rappler Newscast | May 29, 2012

May 29, 2012 - 10:29 PM

The senate impeachment court convicts Renato Corona for Article 2 of the impeachment complaint | Only 3 senators vote to acquit Corona | Dean Jose Manuel Diokno says the prosecution has the defense to thank for its victory

[VIDEO] Recto votes guilty

May 29, 2012 - 5:34 PM

Recto: My duty is to choose what is right and not what is popular

[VIDEO] Pimentel votes guilty

May 29, 2012 - 5:28 PM

Pimentel: Facts convince this senator judge to avoid disclosing true net worth

[VIDEO] Pangilinan votes guilty

May 29, 2012 - 5:07 PM

Pangilinan says he saw systematic concealment of the Chief Justice s wealth

[VIDEO] Osmeña votes guilty

May 29, 2012 - 4:58 PM

Osmeña cites Supreme Court decisions to guide his personal verdict which tells him offense is impeachable and the Chief Justice betrayed public trust

[VIDEO] Marcos votes to acquit

May 29, 2012 - 4:35 PM

Marcos: Granted the Chief Justice violated SALN law this does not rise to level of impeachable offense

[VIDEO] Legarda: I vote to convict

May 29, 2012 - 4:25 PM

Legarda: If we acquit the Chief Justice we tragically lift floodgates on corruption

[VIDEO] Lapid votes guilty

May 29, 2012 - 4:17 PM

Lapid says Prosecutor Farinas presentation makes it clear that Chief Justice Corona is guilty

[VIDEO] Lacson: I find the respondent guilty

May 29, 2012 - 4:13 PM

Lacson says he doesn t believe the Chief Justice doesn t understand accounting because he taught classes on taxes for 17 years in law school

[VIDEO] Honasan votes guilty

May 29, 2012 - 4:09 PM

Honasan: I vote to ask the Chief Justice to step down

[VIDEO] Guingona: I vote to convict the accused

May 29, 2012 - 4:06 PM

Guingona: I vote to convict the accused Chief Justice of the Supreme Court

[VIDEO] Estrada: The accused violated the law

May 29, 2012 - 3:58 PM

Estrada: I make this decision with a heavy heart but with confidence The accused violated the law

[VIDEO] Escudero votes guilty

May 29, 2012 - 3:49 PM

Escudero: This is the time to raise our standards for public servants not just for Chief Justice Corona but for us all

[VIDEO] Drilon votes guilty

May 29, 2012 - 3:36 PM

Drilon: The Chief Justice must be held to higher standard than dismissed official for not declaring market stall He maliciously filed SALN

[VIDEO] Miriam: Not guilty

May 29, 2012 - 3:31 PM

Sen Miriam: As a former lawyer and a future judge of the International Criminal Court it makes me angry the way your minds run

[VIDEO] P. Cayetano votes guilty

May 29, 2012 - 3:25 PM

Senator Pia Cayetano says minor inaccuracies in SALNs are not impeachable but the failure to declare 2 4M and P80M is not minor

[VIDEO] Alan Cayetano votes guilty

May 29, 2012 - 3:21 PM

Alan Peter Cayetano votes guilty with penalty of removal from office

[VIDEO] Arroyo: I vote to acquit

May 29, 2012 - 2:51 PM

Arroyo: I cannot imagine removing a Chief Justice on account of his SALN

[VIDEO] Angara votes guilty

May 29, 2012 - 2:47 PM

Angara: I found the respondent guilty

Day 44: What to expect

May 29, 2012 - 2:13 PM

How will the senator judges vote? We will find out today in day 44 of the Corona trial

Rappler Newscast | May 28, 2012

May 29, 2012 - 12:15 AM

Oral arguments for the prosecution invoke principles of greatness rule of law the country s future and the character of a Chief Justice | Defense counsel s closing arguments focus on legal arguments saying mistakes the chief justice made in his SALN were done in good faith | Rappler Exclusive: Former monetary board officials say Corona admitted to illegal trading of dollars in his testimony in the impeachment court

Replay: Day 43 (click here for more clips)

May 28, 2012 - 11:06 PM

The defense and prosecution panels delivered their closing arguments Watch day 43 in full length

Day 43: wRap

May 28, 2012 - 6:25 PM

Rappler s Ayee Macaraig recaps day 43 of the Corona Trial where the defense and the prosecution delivered their closing arguments

Miriam: In case of conviction, how to determine penalty?

May 28, 2012 - 2:38 PM

Senator judge Miriam Defensor Santiago asks the presiding officer and the rest of the members of the impeachment how to determine the penalty for the Chief Justice in case of conviction

Enrile to Cuevas: Will you elevate result of proceedings to SC?

May 28, 2012 - 2:32 PM

Enrile asks defense panel if they will take the result of the impeachment proceedings up to the Supreme Court

Day 43: Interview with prosecution's Quimbo

May 28, 2012 - 2:08 PM

Rep Miro Quimbo gives us a preview of the prosecution s closing arguments

Estrada asks Corona about his dollar accounts

May 25, 2012 - 4:33 PM

Corona denies having possessing such an amount and says he has only 2 4 Million across all 4 of his dollar accounts

Source of CJ’s dollars the bigger question — prosecution

May 17, 2012 - 6:54 PM

But the issue the prosecution says is beyond the responsibility of the impeachment court

PROVERBIAL GOLD MINE: Prosecution says Ombudsman Conchita Morales opened many interesting issues

House seeks to review Ombudsman’s powers

May 17, 2012 - 9:39 AM

But the impeachment trial is not the proper venue to resolve the issue says Speaker Belmonte

NERVOUS? House seeks to review Ombudsman's powers, too

REPLAY: Day 39 (click here for other clips)

May 16, 2012 - 10:57 PM

Kaya Natin convenor Harvey Keh grilled in the witness stand and Chief Justtice Renato Corona set to appear in his trial on May 22 Tuesday Watch Day 39 in full length

Corona to testify Tuesday, May 22

May 16, 2012 - 5:34 PM

The Chief Justice will testify for the first time in his own trial

Day 39: Mid-session update

May 16, 2012 - 4:11 PM

Kaya Natin convenor Harvey Key takes the spotlight in the first part of the CoronaTrial day 39

Estrada to Keh: Sinungaling ka

May 16, 2012 - 4:07 PM

Sen Estrada calls Keh a liar after the Kaya Natin convenor said he did not ask for media to accompany him as he submitted documents to the office of the Senate President

Miriam berates Keh over 'anonymous' source of docs

May 16, 2012 - 3:44 PM

Sen Miriam explodes at Keh: A person governed by ethics would not do the things you have done

Enrile to Keh: You are trying to influence court

May 16, 2012 - 3:25 PM

Enrile orders Keh to show cause why he should not be cited in contempt for bringing documents to the office of the Senate President accompanied by a TV media group

Keh denies he is source of PSBank docs

May 16, 2012 - 3:13 PM

Harvey Keh says he is not the small lady nor the mysterious messenger that was the source of the PSBank documents

Day 39: What to expect

May 16, 2012 - 2:03 PM

Rappler s Ayee Macaraig tells us what to expect on CoronaTrial day 39

Day 38: wRap

May 15, 2012 - 6:40 PM

Rappler s Ayee Macaraig recaps day 38 of the impeachment trial of Chief Justice Renato Corona

Morales: I will not allow myself to be used

May 15, 2012 - 6:12 PM

Estrada wants assurance that Ombudsman is not being manipulated by administration

REPLAY: Day 38 (click here for other clips)

May 15, 2012 - 5:33 PM

Senator judges voice their concern over the possibility that the Ombudsman is being used by the administration Watch Day 38 in full length

Miriam to Morales: Will you file another impeachment complaint?

May 15, 2012 - 5:03 PM

Senator judge Miriam Defensor Santiago asks Ombudsman Morales if she intends to file another complaint for impeachment if the Chief Justice is acquitted in the ongoing impeachment

Cuevas to Morales: Did you verify AMLC report

May 15, 2012 - 4:42 PM

Defense examines Ombudsman Morales asks if she verified the report submitted by AMLC Morales says she acted on the presumption that report is accurate

Morales, Cuevas figure in heated exchange

May 15, 2012 - 4:28 PM

Ombudsman Morales and Defense lead counsel Cuevas figure in heated exchange

Morales: There are just other 'lantern of lies'

May 15, 2012 - 3:40 PM

Morales on Corona s claims that AMLC audit is hoax lanten of lies: There are just other lantern of lies

Morales: I am authorized to write letters to AMLC

May 15, 2012 - 3:23 PM

Ombudsman Morales says that under the constitution she is authorized to write letters to the AMLC

Ombudsman enumerates 'significant' dollar account transactions

May 15, 2012 - 3:10 PM

Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales says there were significant deposits and withdrawals in 2004 elections 2007 elections and onset of impeachment proceedings

Ombudsman continues presentation on dollar accounts

May 15, 2012 - 3:00 PM

Ombudsman continues presentation of the transaction in Corona s dollar accounts

Testimony of COA Commissioner Mendoza stricken off record

May 15, 2012 - 2:32 PM

Presiding Officer Juan Ponce Enrile approves motion to strike off the record the testimony of COA Commissioner Heidi Mendoza

REPLAY: Day 37 (click here for other clips)

May 15, 2012 - 8:45 AM

Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales reveals Chief Justice Renato Corona s 82 dollar accounts Watch Day 37 in full length

CJ ‘withdraws’ P200-M after impeachment

May 15, 2012 - 7:31 AM

AMLC records submitted to the Senate and obtained by Rappler show that Corona’s accounts had 83 total transactions between Dec 12 2011 and Feb 9 2012 Out of these there were 18 “withdrawals ” “withdrawals redemption ” “withdrawals over the counter ” and “outward remittance ”