Philippines anti-graft court - updates

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Duterte to get shortlist of anti-graft court nominees

Aug 05, 2016 - 4:32 PM

With the vacancy in the Sandiganbayan division that hears PCGG cases the President will be making his first major appointment to the judiciary

Supreme Court: No Arroyo plunder trial until April

Mar 11, 2016 - 6:21 PM

The High Court extends for another 60 days the suspension of the former president s trial over the alleged misuse of state lottery intelligence funds

TRIAL HALTED. The Supreme Court extends for a second time the suspension of former President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo's trial for plunder before the anti-graftf court. File photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

PH gov't: Declare Marcos, Romualdez estates in default in P5-B case

Feb 18, 2016 - 8:15 PM

Defaulting in a civil case bars a party from presenting its evidence having waived its rights to contest the allegations

WEEPING IMELDA. Ilocos Norte Representative Imelda R. Marcos tears up during the one-year anniversary of Super Typhoon Yolanda in Leyte. EPA file photo

SC: Provide Enrile with specifics of plunder charges

Aug 11, 2015 - 2:07 PM

The SC decision compels the prosecution to state more specifically the charges against the senator; the High Tribunal is expected to vote on the petition for bail next week

PETITION FOR BAIL. In September 2014, the 91-year-old senator asked the High Court to annul the Sandiganbayan order denying him bail. File photo

Sandiganbayan junks Ombudsman's bid to amend 'pork scam' information

Jun 26, 2014 - 11:51 AM

The amendments involve substantial changes that may allow alleged pork scam mastermind Janet Lim Napoles to be discharged as state witness says a lawyer for one of the accused

Bong Revilla now in gov't custody

Jun 20, 2014 - 11:19 AM

Senator Bong Revilla and members of his family arrive at the Sandiganbayan before 11 am on June 20 heeding a warrant for his arrest issued by the antigraft court s 1st Division

Anti-graft court orders arrest of Bong Revilla

Jun 20, 2014 - 8:45 AM

The Sandiganbayan issues the warrant of arrest for Bong Revilla a day after it found that the plunder and graft cases filed against him were fit to stand trial

Sandiganbayan denies Arroyo's motion for bail a third time

Apr 22, 2014 - 8:54 PM

The anti graft court does not think the former president is very sick as her lawyers what the justices to believe

NOT GETTING BETTER. Doctors at the Veterans Memorial Medical Center say the health of the former president has not improved. File photo from AFP