Court allows Imelda Marcos to post P150,00 bail

Court allows Imelda Marcos to post P150,00 bail

By: Gabriel Pabico Lalu Source: Inquirer.net The Sandiganbayan on Friday allowed former First Lady Imelda Marcos to post P150,000-bail and enjoy temporary liberty while the court decides on her motion for leave despite the anti-graft court’s decision convicting her on...
Imelda convicted, but why only now?

Imelda convicted, but why only now?

By: Artemio V. Panganiban Source: Inquirer.net Why did it take all of 27 years? Why was she not jailed after being convicted? Why was she granted bail? Why was her ill-gotten wealth not forfeited? Why was she convicted only of graft? Why not of plunder, a nonbailable...
Guilty!

Guilty!

Source: The Daily Guardian “WHEREFORE, premises considered, this Court finds the accused guilty beyond reasonable doubt…” said the 5th Division  of the anti-graft court Sandiganbayan. The court convicted the other half of the conjugal dictatorship, Imelda Romualdez...
Imelda Marcos is found guilty of corruption, but not imprisoned

Imelda Marcos is found guilty of corruption, but not imprisoned

Source: The Economist The former Philippine first lady has not exhausted her appeals Survivors of the tyrannical and rapacious regime of Ferdinand Marcos, strongman of the Philippines from 1965 to 1986, are rejoicing at the prospect of his widow, Imelda—famous for her...
SIGNOS (1984)

SIGNOS (1984)

 SIGNOS (1984) from Citizen Jake on Vimeo. Signos (1984) is a Super 8mm film documentary that was a true product of its time, a collaboration by film artists and writers, who, in spite of varying political persuations, were united by one common goal – ousting the...
Marcos arrest deferred after graft conviction

Marcos arrest deferred after graft conviction

Source: Gulf Times Former Philippines first lady Imelda Marcos was granted bail yesterday after convincing a court to defer her arrest following her conviction a week ago for massive graft. The move leaves Marcos free to prepare what could be a lengthy legal...