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VLOG: Gloria Arroyo free at last after 4-year hospital arrest

Jul 22, 2016 - 12:19 AM

The former president goes home to her house in Quezon City

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Jul 21, 2016 - 8:08 PM

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Arroyo to allies: Help Binay win

Mar 06, 2016 - 10:48 PM

UPDATED Allies of former president Gloria Macapagal Arroyo predict the victory of Vice President Jejomar Binay in vote rich Pampanga because of his compassion for their provincemate

CAMPAIGNING FOR BINAY. Allies of former president Gloria Macapagal Arroyo are campaigning for Vice President Jejomar Binay. (Left to right) Former Quezon representative Danilo Suarez, former Zambales representative Mitos Magsaysay, and former Candaba, Pampanga mayor Jerry Pelayo. Photos by Mara Cepeda/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

Amal Clooney to represent Arroyo? Palace not notified

Mar 09, 2015 - 6:33 PM

The government will respond accordingly once it receives official notice that the international human rights lawyer has filed a case with the United Nations

AMAL CLOONEY. A handout picture provided by the Council of Europe on 28 January 2015 shows lawyer Amal Alamuddin Clooney attending the hearing in the case Perincek vs Switzerland, at the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) in Strasbourg, France, 28 January 2015. Candice Imbert/ Council of Europe/ EPA

Ex-lawmaker Edgar Valdez to be detained at Camp Bagong Diwa

Mar 02, 2015 - 8:16 PM

The former party list representative will be joining in the facility other suspects in the pork barrel scam: Janet Napoles Gigi Reyes and Masbate Governor Rizalina Seachon Lanete

Arroyo wants to undergo digital mammography at Makati Med

Dec 11, 2014 - 6:37 PM

The Veterans Memorial Medical Center does not have the necessary equipment to perform a conclusive mammogram according to the motion filed by the detained former president with the anti graft court

CHECK UP. Former president Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, who is on hospital arrest, has requested the Sandiganbayan for permission to go to another hospital to undergo a digital mammogram. File photo by Ted Aljibe/AFP

Revilla wants medical check-up at St Luke's

Nov 06, 2014 - 2:44 PM

The prosecution team fears the request could be a prelude to hospital arrest

MEDICAL EXAM. Senator Ramon "Bong" Revilla Jr, who is accused of plundering public funds, has asked the Sandiganbayan to allow him to undergo medical check outside Camp Crame. Photo by Angela Casauay/Rappler

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

PGH doctors recommend hospital arrest for Enrile

Sep 04, 2014 - 7:50 PM

The doctors suggest a transfer to the Philippine General Hospital or the Philippine Heart Center

REGULAR CHECK-UP. Senator Juan Ponce Enrile's eye condition requires regular check-up at his eye clinic in Makati City. Rappler file photo

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

Dear Juan Ponce Enrile

Jul 21, 2014 - 10:30 AM

I hope that after your conviction all those you intimidated and harmed before during and after martial law will find the courage to tell their stories I hope that you live to hear those stories

Prosecutors: Gigi Reyes' hospital transfer is 'special treatment'

Jul 14, 2014 - 7:13 PM

Gigi Reyes health conditions are not compelling reasons for a hospital transfer prosecutors say

Gigi Reyes complains of chest pain, moved to Heart Center

Jul 11, 2014 - 8:48 PM

The Metro Manila jail management spokesperson says the Taguig Pateros District Hospital does not have all the equipment needed for her medical condition

MEDICAL WOES. Lawyer Jessica Lucila

Enrile gets to stay at police hospital for now

Jul 09, 2014 - 5:57 PM

The anti graft court holds in abeyance the senator s motion to be placed under hospital arrest and orders the director of the Philippine General Hospital to examine him

Enrile to court: Let me stay in hospital

Jul 07, 2014 - 11:09 AM

Senator Enrile also asks the court to allow him temporary visits to other hospitals and medical facilities outside Camp Crame

Gloria Arroyo cites hospital ‘distress’ in bail plea

Jul 02, 2014 - 9:30 PM

A second doctor submits the same finding to the anti graft court: the former president s confinement is not conducive to her recuperation

Is hospital arrest for Enrile ‘special treatment’?

Jun 26, 2014 - 6:07 PM

The law has no special considerations on age that will automatically allow the 90 year old accused to be placed under hospital arrest

IMPARTIAL. Senate Minority Leader Juan Ponce Enrile says creating a special division to try the PDAF cases is not necessary. File photo

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

90-year-old Enrile may still spend time in jail

Feb 19, 2014 - 1:03 PM

If convicted of plunder the 90 year old lawmaker may escape imprisonment due to humanitarian reasons

Estrada visits Arroyo at Veterans

Dec 22, 2013 - 5:37 PM

This visit marks Estrada s return to the hospital where he himself was detained after being ousted from the presidency in 2001

Hospital arrest for Napoles? No way, netizens say

Sep 05, 2013 - 8:46 PM

The Makati court allows the Philippine National Police to bring Janet Napoles to the hospital in case of an emergency but netizens disapprove the idea

Sandiganbayan serves arrest warrant vs Dimaporo

Aug 05, 2013 - 1:33 PM

Dimaporo is facing graft and malversation charges for his alleged involvement in the P729 million fertilizer fund scam

File Photo/AFP

Re-elected Arroyo takes oath at hospital suite

Jul 01, 2013 - 5:21 PM

The oath taking was witnessed by her immediate family staff and 6 guests Arroyo’s district

Gloria Arroyo's bittersweet homecoming

Jul 25, 2012 - 8:30 PM

The Arroyo camp finds her release festive but protestors view it with fury

GMA's 'life-threatening condition' revealed

Jun 26, 2012 - 7:41 PM

Her titanium implant threatens her life says former President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo s latest medical report

Arroyo bail feared due to 'rushed' case

Jun 21, 2012 - 7:19 PM

A Pasay court is set to rule on former President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo s bail petition

What is shingles?

Apr 11, 2012 - 2:42 PM

Shingles which afflicts ex Pres Arroyo comes from the same virus that causes chickenpox

AFTER ARRAIGNMENT. Former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo leaves the Sandiganbayan in a wheelchair after she entered a "not guilty" plea in connection to graft charges.

GMA turns 65, bored 'over-Noynoying'

Apr 05, 2012 - 11:42 AM

On Holy Thursday former President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo turns 65 and spends her first birthday under arrest

VMMC BIRTHDAY. Former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, who marks her first birthday under arrest, waves to the media after filing a "not guilty" plea in relation to alleged electoral sabotage last February. AFP/Ted Aljibe

GMA's daily hospital detention cost can feed 21 Pinoys per day

Feb 11, 2012 - 3:59 PM

GMA lawyer: Former President Arroyo belongs to a unique class

HOSPITAL ARREST. Detained former president Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo can stay at the Veterans Memorial Medical Center after the Pasay Regional Trial Court allowed her to.

Palace mum on Arroyo's longer hospital arrest

Feb 05, 2012 - 7:17 PM

The court not the Aquino government will decide the length of the extension of former President Arroyo s hospital arrest