demurrer - updates

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Bong Revilla again pushes for outright dismissal in plunder case

Dec 15, 2017 - 6:24 PM

Revilla's lawyers point out that some of the kickbacks cannot be traced back to any SARO

ROADBLOCK. Former senator Bong Revilla attends the hearing on December 7, 2017, where Sandiganbayan denied in open court his motion for leave to file a demurrer to evidence. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Sandiganbayan puts giant roadblock in Revilla's bid to dismiss plunder case

Dec 07, 2017 - 1:04 PM

Revilla's lawyers can still file a demurrer to evidence but it will be risky on their part

Revilla to seek outright dismissal of P224.5-M plunder case

Oct 03, 2017 - 5:00 PM

Contrary to his earlier plan, former senator Ramon 'Bong' Revilla Jr will no longer file a petition for bail

NO MORE BAIL. Former senator Bong Revilla says he trusts his lawyers' move to no longer move for bail, instead an outright dismissal through a demurrer of evidence. Photo by Lian Buan/Rappler

Arroyo's trial for plunder to proceed

Apr 07, 2015 - 1:34 PM

The anti graft court denies the former President s demurrer to evidence She now has the burden to present counter evidence for her acquittal

DENIED. The Sandiganbayan denies former President and now Pampanga Representative Gloria Macapagal Arroyo's demurrer to evidence in her plunder case. File photo by AFP

Gov't: Arroyo allowed 'patent irregularity' in PCSO plunder

Sep 17, 2014 - 8:43 PM

The prosecution also argues that Arroyo approved the fund releases despite a deficit in the state lottery firm s operating fund

Arroyo wants acquittal from plunder, cites 'good faith'

Aug 27, 2014 - 8:50 PM

The former president says the prosecution failed to prove beyond reasonable doubt that she conspired with officials to personally gain from charity funds