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Junjun Binay perpetually barred from holding office

Jun 04, 2019 - 5:52 PM

The Court of Appeals finds the former Makati mayor guilty of serious dishonesty, grave misconduct, and conduct prejudicial to the best interest of the service over irregularities in the Makati Science High School building project

BARRED FROM PUBLIC OFFICE. The Court of Appeals has affirmed the decision barring former Makati mayor Junjun Binay from holding public office. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Binays stand trial for graft over P1.3-B Makati Science High School

Jun 26, 2018 - 3:24 PM

Sandiganbayan Fifth Division denies the motions to quash by father and son, former vice president Jejomar Binay and former Makati mayor Junjun Binay

GRAFT TRIAL. The anti-graft court Sandiganbayan denies the motion to quash filed by former vice president Jejomar Binay sustaining the probable cause to hold him on trial over the allegedly anomalous construction of the P1.3 billion Makati Science High School. File photo by Lito Boras/Rappler

Binays post bail for Makati Science High School charges

Apr 02, 2018 - 4:16 PM

The Binay camp slams Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales for a 'baseless case'

MAKATI SCIENCE. Former vice president Jejomar Binay and son Junjun post bail for graft charges over the alleged anomalous construction of the P1.3 billion Makati Science High School. File photo by Lian Buan/Rappler

DOJ approves another libel case vs Trillanes filed by ex-VP Binay

Oct 23, 2017 - 5:54 PM

The case covers media statements by Trillanes that there is a "P100 million racket a year" in Makati City

NEXT LIBEL CASE. Senator Antonio Trillanes IV is charged for another libel case that stemmed from the complaints of Jejomar and Junjun Binay for media statements made at the height of Senate investigations in 2015 into alleged corruption in Makati City.

Sandiganbayan finds probable cause to try ex-VP Binay for graft

Sep 05, 2017 - 3:41 PM

The anti graft court also affirms the regularity of the Ombudsman s preliminary investigation which is questioned by Binay

GRAFT CASE. Former Vice President Jejomar Binay is conditionally arraigned before Sandiganbayan on May 10, 2017 for his graft charges over the bidding anomalies of the Makati City Parking Building. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

FAST FACTS: Makati Science High School

Aug 05, 2017 - 8:30 AM

Former Vice President Jejomar Binay and his son both ex Makati mayors have been charged with graft over the alleged anomalous bidding process of the school s 10 story building

MAKATI SCIENCE. Exterior photo of the 'overpriced' Makati Science High School building in Cembo, Makati City. File photo by Rappler

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Jejomar Binay, son face more graft charges over Makati Science High School

Aug 03, 2017 - 3:46 PM

UPDATED The plunder complaint is still alive as the Ombudsman continues to investigate the overpricing allegation

MORE GRAFT CHARGES. Former vice president Jejomar Binay submits himself to conditional arraignment on May 10, 2017 before the Sandiganbayan for his graft charges over the alleged overpriced Makati City Hall Parking Building. File photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Binays' Makati receives governance awards despite corruption charges

Dec 25, 2015 - 6:10 PM

Makati s programs that became controversial in 2015 had in fact been recognized in past years by government agencies including Mar Roxas DILG

WHAT'S NEW? Same faces and the same controversies define the year that was for Makati.

Binay camp: Ombudsman’s order vs Junjun Binay a ‘calculated attack’

Oct 31, 2015 - 1:25 PM

The Binay camp alleges that the Ombudsman s dismissal order was meant to preempt the Court of Appeals

REBUTTAL. The camp of Makati mayor Junjun Binay slams the latest decision of Ombudsman Carpio-Morales to dismiss him from public office. File photos by Rappler

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Jul 17, 2015 - 6:42 PM

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Binay: Signatures don't mean I approved bid rigging

Jul 16, 2015 - 11:13 PM

In a counter affidavit filed with the Ombudsman Vice President Jejomar Binay says he might question the authenticity of his signatures on the Makati Science High School documents

FAKE SIGNATURES? Vice President Binay says he might question the authenticity of his signatures on the Makati Science High School documents. File photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

WATCH: Red flags in 'overpriced' Makati infra projects

Jul 01, 2015 - 4:15 PM

UPDATED WITH VIDEO Contrary to what bid documents show one contractor denies participating in the 2007 bidding for Phase 1 of the controversial Makati City Hall parking building

Junjun Binay steps down from Makati city hall

Jul 01, 2015 - 11:05 AM

3rd UPDATE Makati Mayor Jejomar Erwin Binay Jr announces what he calls his painful decision to his supporters after the Court of Appeals issues a resolution holding in abeyance its actions on his petition

DEPARTURE. Suspended Makati Mayor Junjun Binay, (middle) with his parents, Vice President Jejomar Binay and Elenita Binay, walk away from Makati city hall after his announcement on July 1, 2015. Photo by Joel Leporada/Rappler

Mayor Binay defies 2nd suspension order

Jun 29, 2015 - 5:40 PM

UPDATED It s not right that our political foes are using the Ombudsman s office for their own purposes I will not leave the city hall says the Vice President s son

SECOND SUSPENSION. Makati Mayor Jejomar Erwin Binay Jr says his lawyers will go to the Court of Appeals again to question the second suspension order issues by the Ombudsman against him on June 29, 2015. Phot by MZ Saludes/Rappler

DILG receives 2nd suspension order vs Mayor Binay

Jun 29, 2015 - 2:14 PM

UPDATED The Ombudsman issues a second suspension order against Makati s Junjun Binay over the allegedly overpriced Makati Science High School building

Junjun Binay's income, bank deals don't match

May 14, 2015 - 7:30 PM

A Court of Appeals resolution says the Makati Mayor s bank transactions are disproportionate to his net worth

BANK TRANSACTIONS. The Anti-Money Laundering Council notes ‘at least 78 large transactions and five notable transactions’ in bank accounts under Mayor Jejomar Binay’s name. Rappler file photo

Binay’s fate lies with the Ombudsman

Dec 20, 2014 - 10:45 AM

How Conchita Carpio Morales acts will test whether the vice president is immune from suit

2nd plunder case filed vs Binays

Dec 16, 2014 - 12:51 PM

UPDATED Lawyer Renato Bondal files a second plunder complaint for alleged rigged bidding and overpricing of the Makati Science High School building

Binay condo, Imelda paintings, Uber shutdown | The wRap

Nov 18, 2014 - 8:29 PM

Is there a Michelangelo painting in Imelda Marcos’ office? At least 6 condominium units in Makati are allegedly owned by the vice president Lawmakers call for Uber’s shutdown

Senate wrap: Is all still well in the Binay camp?

Nov 18, 2014 - 7:57 PM

As experts point to alleged overpricing of another project and whistleblowers accuse him of owning several condo units through dummies Binay goes around Cebu cities

ALL'S WELL? Vice President Jejomar Binay says the accusations against him are 'weakening,' but his detractors have other ideas. Rappler file photo

COA chief: ‘Red flags’ in Makati Science HS too

Nov 18, 2014 - 11:35 AM

Commission on Audit chairperson Grace Pulido Tan also clarifies that contrary to the claim of the Binay camp her agency has not cleared the building

RED FLAGS. Commission on Audit chairperson Grace Pulido-Tan responds to queries of senators at the Senate blue ribbon committee hearing on alleged overpriced Makati City buildings on November 18, 2014. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Trillanes, Pimentel inspect 'overpriced' Makati Science HS bldg

Nov 15, 2014 - 12:47 PM

UPDATED Both senators say the school building looks good but whether the building s P1 3 billion price tag is just right or too much is subject to further investigation

OCULAR VISIT. Senators Aquilino Pimentel III and Antonio Trillanes IV visit the library at the Makati Science High School building on November 15. Jay Ganzon/Rappler

‘Makati Science HS building also overpriced, chop-chop’

Nov 06, 2014 - 2:21 PM

Whistleblowers point to another alleged overpriced building project in Makati City

The anatomy of corruption, Part 2

Oct 26, 2014 - 1:13 PM

Love of money is the root of all kinds of evil Some people eager for money have wandered from the faith and pierced themselves with many griefs writes St Paul to Timothy Amen to that