FULL TEXT: Duterte’s 2019 State of the Nation Address | Philstar.com

Reference: [Philstar.com]. (2019, July 22). FULL TEXT: Duterte’s 2019 State of the Nation Address. Philstar.com. Retrieved July 25, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/07/22/1936926/full-text-dutertes-2019-sona-speech FULL TEXT: Duterte’s 2019 State of the Nation Address (Philstar.com) – July 22, 2019 – 7:21pm [Delivered at the Session Hall of the House of Representatives, Batasang Pambansa Complex, Quezon City on 22 July … Continue reading

Alan vows to fight corruption | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 09). Alan vows to fight corruption. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 09, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/alan-vows-fight-corruption Alan vows to fight corruption By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 09, 2019 EVERYTHING came as a surprise. Taguig-Pateros Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano had no idea that President Duterte will name him as the Speaker of the 18th … Continue reading

Jinggoy plunder trial resumes | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, July 08). Jinggoy plunder trial resumes. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/08/jinggoy-plunder-trial-resumes/ Jinggoy plunder trial resumes By Hananeel Bordey – July 8, 2019 12:04 AM Former Sen. Jinggoy Estrada. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO The Sandiganbayan’s Fifth Division Court will resume today the trial for plunder on former … Continue reading

House panels recommend charges vs Aquino, Abad, Garin over Dengvaxia mess | Inquirer News

Reference: Roxas, P.V. (2019, February 06). House panels recommend charges vs Aquino, Abad, Garin over Dengvaxia mess. Inquirer.net. Retrieved February 06, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1082082/house-panels-recommend-charges-vs-aquino-abad-garin-over-dengvaxia-mess House panels recommend charges vs Aquino, Abad, Garin over Dengvaxia mess By: Pathricia Ann V. Roxas – Reporter / @PathRoxasINQ INQUIRER.net/12:04 PM February 06,2019 MANILA, Philippines — A joint panel of the … Continue reading

House resumes flood fund probe | Philstar.com

Reference: Porcalla, D. (2019, January 21). House resumes flood fund probe. Philippine Star. Retrieved January 21, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/01/21/1886774/house-resumes-flood-fund-probe House resumes flood fund probe Delon Porcalla (The Philippine Star) – January 21, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The joint rules and public accounts committees of the House of Representatives resume today their investigation on the … Continue reading

Sandiganbayan defers Imelda Marcos’ arrest warrant | Philstar.com

Reference: Marcelo, E. (2018, November 15). Sandiganbayan defers Imelda Marcos’ arrest warrant. Philstar.com. Retrieved November 15, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/11/15/1868765/sandiganbayan-defers-imelda-marcos-arrest-warrant Sandiganbayan defers Imelda Marcos’ arrest warrant Elizabeth Marcelo (The Philippine Star) – November 15, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — There will be no arrest just yet for convicted grafter former first lady Imelda Marcos. The … Continue reading

ML victims’ lawyers hail ruling – The Manila Times Online

Reference: Tamayo, B.E. (2018, November 10). ML victims’ lawyers hail ruling. The Manila Times Online. Retrieved November 12, 2018 from https://www.manilatimes.net/ml-victims-lawyers-hail-ruling/465110/ ML victims’ lawyers hail ruling BY BERNADETTE E. TAMAYO NOVEMBER 10, 2018 The Filipino lawyers for victims of martial law, which Ferdinand Marcos declared in 1972, hailed the Sandiganbayan’s decision to convict Imelda Marcos … Continue reading

‘Imelda’s conviction to end Marcos impunity’ – The Manila Times Online

Reference: Tolentino, M.R.L. (2018, November 11).‘Imelda’s conviction to end Marcos impunity’. The Manila Times Online. Retrieved November 12, 2018 from https://www.manilatimes.net/imeldas-conviction-to-end-marcos-impunity/465673/ ‘Imelda’s conviction to end Marcos impunity’ BY MA. REINA LEANNE TOLENTINO, TMT NOVEMBER 11, 2018 Former First Lady and now Ilocos Norte Rep. Imelda Marcos’ conviction for graft is “another judicial confirmation” of corruption … Continue reading

Imelda Marcos partied after conviction – The Manila Times Online

Reference: Jalea, G. & Villanueva, R.E.U. Imelda Marcos partied after conviction. The Manila Times Online. Retrieved 12 November 2018 from https://www.manilatimes.net/imelda-marcos-partied-after-conviction/466258/ Imelda Marcos partied after conviction BY THE MANILA TIMES NOVEMBER 12, 2018 Hours after former First Lady and now Ilocos Norte Rep. Imelda Romualdez Marcos was found guilty of graft, she went to the … Continue reading

Sandigan OKs Floirendo’s Hong Kong trip | Philstar.com

Reference: Marcelo, E. (2018, September 23). Sandigan OKs Floirendo’s Hong Kong trip. Philstar. Retrieved September 26, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/nation/2018/09/23/1853774/sandigan-oks-floirendos-hong-kong-trip. Sandigan OKs Floirendo’s Hong Kong trip Elizabeth Marcelo (The Philippine Star) – September 23, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The Sandiganbayan has allowed Davao del Norte second district Rep. Antonio Floirendo Jr., who is facing … Continue reading

Pichay wants graft charges dropped | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Tolentino, M. R. (2018, September 09). Pichay wants graft charges dropped. Manilatimes.net. Retrieved September 10, 2018 from https://www.manilatimes.net/pichay-wants-graft-charges-dropped/439674/. Pichay wants graft charges dropped BY MA. REINA LEANNE TOLENTINO, TMT ON SEPTEMBER 9, 2018 Former Local Water Utilities Administration (LWUA) head Prospero Pichay Jr. and two others are asking the Sandiganbayan’s Fifth Division to reconsider its … Continue reading

Honasan objects suspension order on graft case | Manila Standard

Reference: Ramos-Araneta, M. (2018, August 27). Honasan objects suspension order on graft case. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from Honasan objects suspension order on graft case Honasan objects suspension order on graft case posted August 27, 2018 at 11:30 pm by Macon Ramos-Araneta Senator Gringo Honasan objected to his temporary suspension over a graft case … Continue reading

Villafuerte liable for graft — CoA | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Huerto, R. (2018, August 21). Villafuerte liable for graft — CoA. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved August 22, 2018 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/08/21/villafuerte-liable-for-graft-coa/ Villafuerte liable for graft — CoA By Ron Huerto – August 21, 2018 12:20 AM The Commission on Audit (CoA) asked the Office of the Ombudsman to investigate former Camarines Sur … Continue reading

Former CDO lawmaker, 16 others face graft raps | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Tolentino, M. R., TMT (2018, August 8). Former CDO lawmaker, 16 others face graft raps. The Manila Times. Retrieved August 8, 2018 from https://www.manilatimes.net/former-cdo-lawmaker-16-others-face-graft-raps/427728/ Former CDO lawmaker, 16 others face graft raps BY MA. REINA LEANNE TOLENTINO, TMT ON AUGUST 8, 2018 Former Rep. Constantino Jaraula of Cagayan de Oro and 16 others are facing … Continue reading

Ex-solon, 15 others face graft charges | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2018, August 07). Ex-solon, 15 others face graft charges. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 08, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/national/272467/ex-solon-15-others-face-graft-charges.html Ex-solon, 15 others face graft charges posted August 07, 2018 at 10:40 pm by Maricel Cruz A former congressman from Mindanao and 15 others are facing charges for allegedly channeling part of his pork barrel to … Continue reading

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