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Ex-Zamboanga accountant gets 23 years in jail over fake receipts

Sep 23, 2018 - 1:56 PM

The anti-graft court Sandiganbayan finds former Zamboanga City account Sylvia Binarao guilty of falsifying receipts from official trips

TRAVEL ANOMALIES. The Sandiganbayan punishes a former Zamboanga City accountant with 23 years in prison. File photo by Rappler

SC affirms ruling that barred candidacy of Lucio Tan's daughter

Jan 15, 2018 - 12:47 PM

SC rules Vivienne Tan's reacquisition of Philippine citizenship does not mean she never lost her citizenship

Supreme Court of teh Philippines in Padre Faura, Manila

Prosecutors tell Sandiganbayan: Jail Joel Reyes now

Jan 10, 2018 - 1:21 PM

Prosecutors point out that the former Palawan governor remains a flight risk: he evaded arrest for 3 years before he was caught in Thailand

BAIL CANCELATION. Ombudsman prosecutors move for the cancelation of bail of former Palawan governor Joel Reyes, convicted for one count of graft by the anti-graft court Sandiganbayan. File photo from PNP Public Information Office

Enrile loses another round in Sandiganbayan plunder case

Apr 28, 2017 - 3:08 PM

This will again trigger the pre trial proceedings halted by Enrile s many legal remedies

AFFIRMED CHARGES. Sandiganbayan affirms the plunder charges against former senator Juan Ponce Enrile in a resolution promulgated on April 27, 2017.

Ex-mayor Echiverri ordered arrested for graft, posts bail

Mar 23, 2017 - 8:29 PM

Echiverri goes to the court for a hearing but ends up being served a warrant

Sandiganbayan justice won't inhibit from Elenita Binay cases

Jan 16, 2017 - 4:12 PM

The anti graft court s special 3rd division rules there is no basis for the former Makati mayor s accusation that Justice Amparo Cabotaje Tang has bias and prejudice against her

Dr. Elenita Binay also wants two of her cases re-raffled to other divisions in the Sandiganbayan

Court allows Junjun Binay to travel to US

Aug 11, 2016 - 11:14 AM

The Sandiganbayan s Third Division grants the request of the former Makati mayor to travel to Los Angeles for his daughter s appointment with immunologist Ricardo Tan on August 19 and 20

LA-BOUND. Former Makati mayor Junjun Binay gets the court's permission to go to Los Angeles for his daughter's medical treatment. File photo by Mark Saludes/Rappler

Enrile, Napoles plead not guilty to graft charges

Sep 05, 2014 - 2:00 PM

UPDATED The September 5 hearing marks the first public meeting of Gigi Reyes – who refused to enter a plea – and her former boss since the pork scam exposé

BOSS AND EX-AIDE. Senator Juan Ponce Enrile and former chief of staff Gigi Reyes at their arraignment before the Sandiganbayan’s Third Division for graft charges in connection with the pork barrel scam, on September 5, 2014. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Sandigan justices, pork barrel cases: Eyeing the SC?

Aug 18, 2014 - 11:22 AM

A look at the 3rd and 5th division justices: It bears watching how they will behave under a new administration and whether their actuations will be their ticket to the High Court

Enrile's arraignment for graft charges delayed

Jul 11, 2014 - 2:28 PM

The anti graft court s 3rd division decides to first resolve the prosecution s pending motion to admit amended information in Enrile s graft cases

DELAYED. Senator Juan Ponce Enrile's arraignment for his graft charges is set for a later date. Photo by Boy Santos/Sandiganbayan pool

Gigi Reyes' detention woes expose poor jail conditions

Jul 08, 2014 - 5:23 PM

The Quezon City jail warden says the jail female dormitory where Reyes was initially ordered detained is 800 over its capacity

IN DETENTION. Former Enrile chief of staff Gigi Reyes asks to be moved from her Sandiganbayan detention cell. File photo from the Sandiganbayan pool

Ombudsman 'blunder' may cost the plunder charges?

Jun 28, 2014 - 9:00 AM

A former prosecutor involved in the Estrada plunder case says the Ombudsman should insist on the amended complaint and bring its argument to the SC before it s too late

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