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Cambe collected kickbacks for Revilla, Sandiganbayan told

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Senator Ramon Revilla’s aide lawyer Richard Cambe went to the JLN Corporation’s offices to collect his and the lawmaker’s kickbacks from projects supposedly funded by Revilla’s multimillion-peso pork barrel allocations, whistleblower Merlina Suñas told the...
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Jinggoy raps De Lima silence over ’2nd batch’ of suspects in pork barrel scam

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Detained Senator Jinggoy Estrada on Tuesday said Justice Leila de Lima’s silence on the “second batch” of suspects she had earlier promised to charge over the pork barrel scam could indicate that only he and Senators Ramon […]
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Luy wants to limit defense’s access to his hard drive, cites ‘sensitive, personal’ info

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Benhur Luy, principal whistleblower in the alleged multi-billion peso pork barrel fund scam, and standing as witness in the bail hearings of Senator Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr’s plunder case, has sought the Sandiganbayan’s assistance to block the […]
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Trillanes wants ex-Makati vice mayor under WPP

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Senator Antonio Trillanes IV wants former Makati Vice Mayor Ernesto Mercado to be placed under the Witness Protection Program (WPP) of the Department of Justice (DOJ) because of his knowledge on the construction of the allegedly overpriced […]
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Sandiganbayan bars Napoles camp from examining Benhur bank records

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Sandiganbayan First Division on Thursday denied multiple motions of businesswoman Janet Lim-Napoles subpoenaing whistleblower Benhur Luy’s bank and land records. Instead, it granted the prosecution’s motion to quash the subpoenas. “The court resolves to...
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3 Aquino impeach raps sufficient in form, according to House body

MANILA, Aug 26 (Mabuhay) – The House of Representatives justice committee has found sufficient in form the last two impeachment complaints against President Benigno Aquino III. During Tuesday’s committee hearing, chairman Iloilo Representative Niel Tupas Jr. noted that 42...
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Witness: Benhur Luy resisted NBI rescue

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Benhur Luy, the principal witness in the alleged P10-billion pork barrel scam, had resisted being rescued by National Bureau of Investigation agents on March 22, 2013 at the Pacific Plaza Towers condominium in Taguig City, a defense […]
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Napoles denies linking Manila Rep. Bagatsing to alleged ‘pork’ scam

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Controversial businesswoman Janet Lim-Napoles on Tuesday denied implicating Manila Rep. Amado Bagatsing to the alleged P10-billion pork barrel scam. “Allow me to clarify at the outset that I never stated that Rep. Bagatsing received or authorized anyone...
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Majority of Pinoys think Senate ‘pork’ probe unfair — Pulse Asia

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Majority of Filipinos think the Senate’s investigation on the alleged pork barrel scam was unfair and spared administration allies, a Pulse Asia survey showed. The survey – conducted from June 24 to July 2, 2014 and whose […]
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Jinggoy: I still file bills from inside prison

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Despite almost two months of being detained, Senator Jinggoy Estrada on Tuesday said he still thinks of his constituents everyday, even filing bills from within prison. “I’m still filing bills. Yung staff ko pumupunta sa Crame, then […]