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Anti-graft court allows Imelda Marcos to post bail

By: Perfecto Raymundo Source: Northbound Philippines News Online MANILA — The Sandiganbayan on Friday allowed former First Lady and now Ilocos Norte 2nd District Rep. Imelda Romualdez Marcos to post a PHP150,000 bailbond for each count of the seven counts of her graft conviction, for a total of PHP1.05 million. In its decision, Sandiganbayan Fifth Division […]

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Lawmakers denounce Imelda Marcos bail grant

By: Joana Belle Deala Source: Philippine Canadian Inquirer The Sandiganbayan is in hot waters on Friday, November 16, after it allowed Ilocos Norte Representative Imelda Marcos to post bail for her temporary liberty. The anti-graft court earlier this day ordered the widow of former President Ferdinand Marcos to post a P150,000 bail bond, while it […]

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Imelda Marcos attends hearing on motion vs. graft conviction

By: JOSEPH TRISTAN ROXAS Source: GMA News Ilocos Norte Representative Imelda Marcos arrived at the Sandiganbayan on Friday morning to attend the hearing on her motion challenging her conviction for graft. The 89-year-old former First Lady was accompanied  by her son, former Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr., and daughter, Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos. Supporters […]

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Lagman: Imelda’s prison is her conscience

By: LLANESCA T. PANTI Source: GMA News Ilocos Norte Representative Imelda Marcos will be “a prisoner of her own conscience” and will not be liberated despite the grant of bail by the Sandiganbayan,  Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman said Friday. “No conscience is so callous as not to be afflicted by guilt and remorse,” Lagman, an […]

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