MA. REINA LEANNE TOLENTINO, TMT

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THE Office of the Ombudsman has filed a graft case before the Sandiganbayan against former Iloilo Rep. Augusto Syjuco, former mayor Arcadio Gorriceta of Pavia town, and four others allegedly over the misuse of the Country-Wide Development Fund (CDF) in 2004. Also charged were former municipal accountant Eufemia Jamerlan, town treasurer…

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Malacañang spokesman Harry Roque “should be more circumspect in his statements” if he chooses to remain in public service, a lawyer said on Saturday. Ferdinand Topacio made the statement during the Saturday Forum at Annabel’s restaurant in Quezon City. According to Topacio, Roque “has to choose. If he wants to…

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The Sandiganbayan’s Second Division has issued preventive suspension order against former mayor and now Punong Barangay Francisco Adalim of Barangay 4, Poblacion in Taft town, Eastern Samar pending litigation of the graft charges and disobedience case he is facing. Adalim’s suspension was sought by the prosecution invoking Section 13 of…

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The Office of the Ombudsman has found basis to charge with graft before the Sandiganbayan nine former officials of Tukuran, Zamboanga del Sur in connection with the alleged anomalous purchase of P9.4 million worth of heavy equipment in 2011. In a statement on Friday, the Ombudsman said it found probable…

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The Sandiganbayan’s Seventh Division ordered the preventive suspension of Councilor Danilo Baccay of Tuguegarao City, Cagayan for 90 days pending litigation of the case filed against him over his alleged failure to liquidate P400,000 cash advance in 2009 when he was vice mayor. Baccay has pleaded not guilty during his…

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Former Palawan governor Joel Reyes on Thursday gave assurances that he will not leave the country as the Office of the Ombudsman pushed the Sandiganbayan to commit the former official to jail. Anywhere, while the prosecution is asking the Sandiganbayan’s Third Division to cancel his bail and is seeking his…

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THE  Office of the Ombudsman found former Vice Mayor Santiago Maravillas of Escalante City, Negros Occidental administratively liable for abuse of authority in connection with the termination of the services of two contractual employees when he was acting mayor. The Ombudsman found on investigation that Maravillas allegedly terminated the services…

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Government lawyers asked the Sandiganbayan to cancel the bail posted by former Palawan governor Joel Reyes and commit him to prison “in view of his conviction of graft” in connection with the renewal of a firm’s small scale mining permit (SSMP) in 2006. The prosecution’s Urgent Omnibus Motion said the…

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