Napkin, whisper politics bared | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2019, February 04). Napkin, whisper politics bared. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 04, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/04/napkin-whisper-politics-bared/ Napkin, whisper politics bared By Mario J. Mallari – February 4, 2019 12:05 AM In crafting the budget, some lawmakers submit their amendments, sometimes amounting to hundreds of millions if not billions … Continue reading

Pork barrel scam again – Manila Standard

Reference: Jurado, E. (2018, November 21).Pork barrel scam again. Inquirer.net. Retrieved November 21, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/opinion/columns/to-the-point-by-emil-jurado/281002/pork-barrel-scam-again.html   Pork barrel scam again posted November 21, 2018 at 12:40 am by  Emil Jurado “Congressmen are still busy making insertions here and there.”

Court allows Biazon to travel to Indonesia | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Tolentino, R. (2018, September 09). Court allows Biazon to travel to Indonesia. Manilatimes.net. Retrieved September 10, 2018 from https://www.manilatimes.net/court-allows-biazon-to-travel-to-indonesia/439670/. Court allows Biazon to travel to Indonesia BY MA. REINA LEANNE TOLENTINO, TMT ON SEPTEMBER 9, 2018 The Sandiganbayan’s Seventh Division has allowed Muntinlupa Rep. Rodolfo Biazon to travel to Indonesia from September 19 to 25. … Continue reading

Napoles case: Philippines first, US extradition later—Justice | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2018, August 07). Napoles case: Philippines first, US extradition later—Justice. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 08, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/272389/napoles-case-philippines-first-us-extradition-later-justice.html Napoles case: Philippines first, US extradition later—Justice posted August 07, 2018 at 01:40 am by Maricel Cruz The cases in the Philippines that alleged pork-barrel-scam mastermind Janet Napoles is facing should first be resolved before … Continue reading

Pork barrel is unconstitutional, Lacson reminds Arroyo | Inquirer News

Reference: Esguerra, A. (2018, August 04). Pork barrel is unconstitutional, Lacson reminds Arroyo. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 07, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1017531/pork-barrel-is-unconstitutional-lacson-reminds-arroyo Pork barrel is unconstitutional, Lacson reminds Arroyo Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:26 AM August 04, 2018 Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo should be reminded that pork barrel is unconstitutional, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said on Friday. “Somebody please … Continue reading

Napoles case in US tests PH govt’s option | Manila Standard

Reference: Requejo, R. (2018, August 06). Napoles case in US tests PH govt’s option. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 07, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/272288/napoles-case-in-us-tests-ph-govt-s-option-.html Napoles case in US tests PH govt’s option posted August 06, 2018 at 01:20 am by Rey E. Requejo The Justice Department will discuss with the Sandiganbayan any request from the United States government … Continue reading

De Lima: Napoles US indictment is ‘welcome news’ | Inquirer News

Reference: Gonzales, C. (2018, August 03). De Lima: Napoles US indictment is ‘welcome news’. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 06, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1017417/de-lima-napoles-us-indictment-is-welcome-news De Lima: Napoles US indictment is ‘welcome news’ By: Cathrine Gonzales – Reporter / @cgonzalesINQ INQUIRER.net / 03:42 PM August 03, 2018 Even if it happened in the United States, the indictment of alleged … Continue reading

Gov’t can’t extradite Napoles to US yet | Inquirer News

Reference: See, A.B., Avendaño, C. & Nonato, V. (2018, August 03). Gov’t can’t extradite Napoles to US yet. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 06, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1017276/govt-cant-extradite-napoles-to-us Gov’t can’t extradite Napoles to US yet By: Aie Balagtas See, Christine O. Avendaño, Vince F. Nonato – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:02 AM August 03, 2018 The government … Continue reading

WHAT WENT BEFORE: Napoles and the pork barrel scam | Inquirer News

Reference: Inquirer Research. (2018, August 02). WHAT WENT BEFORE: Napoles and the pork barrel scam. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 06, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1016890/what-went-before-napoles-and-the-pork-barrel-scam WHAT WENT BEFORE: Napoles and the pork barrel scam Inquirer Research / 07:02 AM August 02, 2018 In July 2013, the Inquirer broke the story of the P10-billion pork barrel scam allegedly masterminded … Continue reading

US wants to try Napoles and family for money laundering | Inquirer News

Reference: Ramos, M. (2018, August 02). US wants to try Napoles and family for money laundering. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 06, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1016887/us-wants-to-try-napoles-and-family-for-money-laundering US wants to try Napoles and family for money laundering Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:00 AM August 02, 2018 Businesswoman Janet Lim-Napoles, the alleged mastermind in the P10-billion pork barrel scam, and … Continue reading

SC: Jinggoy Estrada must face trial for misuse of P183M in pork funds | Inquirer News

Reference: Ramos, M. (2018, August 01). SC: Jinggoy Estrada must face trial for misuse of P183M in pork funds. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 01, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1016462/sc-jinggoy-estrada-must-face-trial-for-misuse-of-p183m-in-pork-funds SC: Jinggoy Estrada must face trial for misuse of P183M in pork funds By: Marlon Ramos – Reporter / @MRamosINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:26 AM August 01, 2018 … Continue reading

WHAT WENT BEFORE: P10-B pork barrel scam | Inquirer News

Reference: Philippine Daily Inquirer. (2018, August 01). WHAT WENT BEFORE: P10-B pork barrel scam. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 01, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1016460/what-went-before-p10-b-pork-barrel-scam WHAT WENT BEFORE: P10-B pork barrel scam Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:25 AM August 01, 2018 In July 2013, the Inquirer broke the story on the scam to funnel P10 billion in Priority Development … Continue reading

Former senator Estrada liable for plunder—Supreme Court | Manila Standard

Reference: Requejo, R. (2018, August 1). Former senator Estrada liable for plunder—Supreme Court. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 1, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/271878/former-senator-estrada-liable-for-plunder-supreme-court.html Former senator Estrada liable for plunder—Supreme Court posted August 01, 2018 at 01:35 am by Rey E. Requejo The Supreme Court has affirmed the findings of the Office of the Ombudsman holding former senator Jose … Continue reading

Sandigan scolds Jinggoy Estrada for cursing in courtroom | Philstar.com

Reference: Marcelo, E. (2018, June 5). Sandigan scolds Jinggoy Estrada for cursing in courtroom. Philippine Star. Retrieved June 5, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/nation/2018/06/05/1821631/sandigan-scolds-jinggoy-estrada-cursing-courtroom. Sandigan scolds Jinggoy Estrada for cursing in courtroom Elizabeth Marcelo (The Philippine Star) – June 5, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The Sandiganbayan yesterday warned Jinggoy Estrada for cursing in the courtroom … Continue reading

Jinggoy presses dismissal of plunder raps | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Tabingo, P. J. G. (2018, April 10). Jinggoy presses dismissal of plunder raps. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved April 10, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/jinggoy-presses-dismissal-plunder-raps Jinggoy presses dismissal of plunder raps By PETER J. G. TABINGO April 10, 2018 CLAIMING political persecution by the Aquino administration, former Sen. Jose “Jinggoy” Estrada has pressed the Supreme Court to … Continue reading

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