Elenita Belardo - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Elenita Belardo


Esperon's perjury charges vs activists revived

Mar 04, 2020 - 7:42 AM

The 10 people, mostly activists, are earlier cleared of charges. A different prosecutor drags them back to the case.

REVIVED. Activists from groups Karapatan and Gabriela post P18,000 bail each over a perjury charge filed by National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr. Photo courtesy Karapatan

Sr. Patricia Fox defends fellow missionary charged with perjury

Dec 14, 2019 - 7:19 PM

The Australian nun insists Sister Elenita Belardo is innocent, and has done nothing but advocate Lumad children's right to receive an education, and better lives for peasants

DEPORTED MISSIONARY. After helping Filipino peasants for 27 years, Australian nun Patricia Fox was deported by the Philippine government in November 2018 for supposedly engaging in political activities. File photo by Jire Carreon/Rappler

Nun charged with perjury in Esperon complaint posts bail

Dec 06, 2019 - 11:14 AM

Sister Elenita Belardo, 80, is charged because of a revoked SEC registration of her group, the Rural Missionaries of the Philippines

COURT PROCESS. Sister Elenita Belardo pays P18,000 bail at the Quezon City Regional Trial Court over one count of perjury rooted from the complaint of National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon. Photo courtesy of Karapatan