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Ombudsman files plunder, graft charges vs 5 ex-lawmakers

Feb 05, 2015 - 6:49 PM

UPDATED The anti graft court Sandiganbayan has raffled off the cases of the 5 former lawmakers accused of misusing P339 million in pork barrel funds in connivance with alleged pork scam mastermind Janet Lim Napoles

Plunder, bribery charges vs 5 more lawmakers in pork barrel mess

Jan 12, 2015 - 5:22 PM

This is the second batch of cases the Ombudsman is set to file before the court in relation to Napoles multi million peso PDAF diversion scheme

MORE CASES. More lawmakers who transacted with alleged big-time swindler Janet Napoles are set to be charged in court, pending the resolution of any appeal they may file before the Ombudsman. File photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

More lawmakers to be charged over PDAF scam

Oct 03, 2014 - 6:09 PM

This is the second batch of cases the Ombudsman is set to file before the anti graft court in relation to Janet Napoles multi million peso PDAF diversion scheme

Napoles’ ‘tell-all’ favors Enrile, Estrada and Revilla

May 31, 2014 - 6:00 PM

The crux of the defense strategy is to prove that none of the witnesses could claim personal knowledge about acceptance of the alleged kickbacks from the scam

TROJAN PIG? Are the Napoles affidavits of any value to the prosecution?

PDAF kickbacks: Napoles had favorites

Oct 26, 2013 - 6:06 PM

Apart from showing details about pork barrel fund transactions the ledger of whistleblower Benhur Luy illustrates how Janet Napoles’ pork barrel network swelled through the years

Rival NGOs beat Napoles in House 'pork barrel'

Oct 19, 2013 - 4:42 PM

Napoles may be the poster queen of pork barrel, but she does not have a monopoly of the PDAF of House members

Gov't looking to seize assets of PDAF scam suspects

Sep 21, 2013 - 8:32 PM

With powers to issue hold departure orders clipped by the High Court the justice department may look at forfeiture proceedings against persons linked to the pork barrel scam