sandiganbayan justices - updates

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There's a new Special Prosecutor in town

Jul 07, 2017 - 2:31 PM

Special Prosecutor Edilberto Sandoval has a say on who to recommend as state witness He can also enter into plea bargaining agreements

File photo of newly-appointed Special Prosecutor Edilberto Sandoval

Assistant Ombudsman Jacinto is new Sandiganbayan justice

May 29, 2017 - 8:15 PM

There are two other vacant slots left at the Sandiganbayan plus one more when Associate Justice Rodolfo Ponferrada retires in September

Sandiganbayan Photo by: DARREN LANGIT

Short list for Duterte's 2nd Sandiganbayan appointee released

Mar 31, 2017 - 2:35 PM

UPDATED President Rodrigo Duterte will have 7 appointees to the anti graft court during his term


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

Aquino appoints 6 new anti-graft court justices

Jan 25, 2016 - 6:20 PM

The new Sandiganbayan justices take their oath before Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno and Justice Francis Jardeleza

NEW JUSTICES. President Aquino names 6 new justices to the Sandiganbayan, the Philippines' anti-graft court, on January 25, 2016. File photo by Rappler

Can Aquino shield himself from future cases?

Nov 11, 2015 - 9:30 AM

UPDATED By 2016 Aquino will have 6 appointees to the Supreme Court and 11 to the anti graft court Sandiganbayan Will this save him from possible charges after his term?

Who will replace sacked anti-graft court justice?

Oct 26, 2014 - 5:56 PM

The Judicial and Bar Council sets the deadline for nomination on November 6

VACANT. President Benigno Aquino III fails to pick a Sandiganbayan justice within the prescribed 90-day deadline.

The justices behind the pork barrel cases

Aug 17, 2014 - 5:31 PM

A member of the Sandiganbayan says the filing of the 3 plunder cases is a welcome development for those eyeing higher positions in the judiciary How they decide on the cases [could] affect their chances of being appointed to the SC

Why charge Napoles' employees 'merely following orders'?

Aug 14, 2014 - 9:07 PM

Defense lawyers question Benhur Luy over selective judging

Court: Luy got rich with PDAF? Burden of proof on Napoles

Aug 14, 2014 - 4:57 PM

The burden to prove that it was Benhur Luy and not Janet Napoles who benefitted from the PDAF scam is on Napoles says Sandiganbayan Justice Efren dela Cruz

Aquino appoints new Sandiganbayan justice

Jun 23, 2014 - 5:09 PM

The appointment comes days after Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno rebuffed Malacañang for asking the Judicial and Bar Council to revisit the list it had earlier submitted to the President

Revilla’s 'kickbacks' more than Sandigan justices' total net worth

Jun 21, 2014 - 7:14 PM

[Exclusive] As of end 2012 the 14 anti graft court justices have a collective net worth of over P215 million – less than the P224 5 million that Revilla is accused of collecting from 2006 2010