Imelda: ‘I was watching TV’ on the day of guilty verdict

Imelda: ‘I was watching TV’ on the day of guilty verdict

By: Czarina Nicole Ong Source: Manila Bulletin Former first lady and incumbent Ilocos Norte Rep. Imelda Marcos said she was watching television on November 9 when she learned about the guilty verdict the Sandiganbayan Fifth Division dealt on her seven graft charges....
Opposition solons chide Sandiganbayan for granting Marcos bail

Opposition solons chide Sandiganbayan for granting Marcos bail

By: Ben Rosario Source: Manila Bulletin The Sandiganbayan came under fire Friday as opposition lawmakers slammed its decision to grant bail on convicted former first lady and Ilocos Norte Rep. Imelda Romualdez-Marcos. In separate press statements, critics in the House...
The Imelda Marcos conviction and judicial courage

The Imelda Marcos conviction and judicial courage

By: ATTY. MEL STA. MARIA Source: Manila Bulletin What are the salient points of the recent Imelda Marcos conviction by the Sandiganbayan? First.  Imelda Marcos  was  convicted of   Section 3 (h) of the Anti-Graft and Corrupt Practices Act making it unlawful for  a...
Imelda Marcos: I missed judgment day due to 7 ailments

Imelda Marcos: I missed judgment day due to 7 ailments

By: Vince F. Nonato Source: Inquirer.net Former first lady Imelda Marcos, who has been sentenced to 77 years in prison, claims she is suffering from “multiple organ infirmities” in her explanation of her absence from the Sandiganbayan’s  promulgation of her graft...