Basa-Guidote - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Basa-Guidote


Basas grateful, but 'reconciliation will take time'

May 27, 2012 - 2:39 PM

It will take time and it may be a painful process for all involved in light of the 30 years of pain preceding it the Basas say

Rappler Newscast | May 25, 2012

May 25, 2012 - 9:58 PM

Chief Justice Corona gives the Senate his waiver to open his bank accounts without conditions | Chief Justice Corona admits he has 2 4 million dollars in foreign accounts and 80 million in peso deposits | Corona calls on Ombudsman Morales to resign

Cristina Corona reconciles with Basa relatives

May 25, 2012 - 3:59 PM

It was Cristina Corona who approached the Basas Her daughter Carla followed resulting in a dramatic family reconciliation

Carmen Basa: Statements by Corona are false

May 23, 2012 - 3:16 PM

In a press conference the Basa family belies the statements made by Chief Justice Renato Corona in day 40 of his impeachment trial

Family drama on Day 40 of trial

May 22, 2012 - 10:25 PM

It was an awkward family reunion for the Coronas and the Basas at the impeachment court

What would Corona say? 10 key points

May 21, 2012 - 3:25 PM

Chief Justice Renato Corona takes the last stand as he testifies before the Senate Here s a preview of his make or break testimony

Basa Guidote: Corona's double-edged sword

May 12, 2012 - 11:40 AM

Despite its ugly history the BGEI was raised by Corona s lawyers to explain his wealth Here s how this bitter family dispute has evolved through the years

READY TO POUNCE: Private prosecutors Cynthia Roxas and Renato Samonte with lead prosecutor Niel Tupas Jr. (PHOTO BY EMIL SARMIENTO)

On 35th day of trial, prosecution tries luck

May 07, 2012 - 3:35 PM

Another copy of the check for Basa Guidote didn t have the phrase ITF Cristina Corona says prosecution

COA: Basa Guidote lot worth much less

Mar 24, 2012 - 7:31 PM

In a belated report COA said the transaction was marked with irregularities

COA 'disallows' purchase of BGEI lot

The litigious Mrs. Corona

Mar 23, 2012 - 10:17 AM

Cristina has consolidated her hold over the family corporation after a series of victories in the courts

Marites Vitug

Basa-Guidote keeps Corona trial in suspense

Mar 23, 2012 - 5:31 AM

Basa Guidote is the cliffhanger as the impeachment trial goes on break with unresolved questions on Corona s bank deposits

Corona negotiated for the Basa-Guidote property

Mar 16, 2012 - 10:03 AM

The irony is: the one thing Corona said he had nothing to do with is now appearing to be the core of his defense

Marites Vitug

Family feud among in-laws relevant to Corona trial - Palace

Mar 11, 2012 - 4:49 PM

Malacanang claims that the family feud over Basa Guidote Enterprises Inc BGEI is relevant to the impeachment case against Supreme Court chief Justice Renato Corona

10 truths according to CJ Corona

Mar 10, 2012 - 7:58 AM

Chief Justice Renato Corona testifies before the court of public opinion Here’s his version of the truth

Defense shrugs off Sister Flory Basa's claims

Mar 09, 2012 - 3:01 AM

Karen Jimeno says Sister Flory and the Basas allegations against the Chief Justice do not relate to the trial at hand

WE'RE FAMILY. Sister Flory Basa said despite the dispute over property, she still treats Cristina Corona as family. Photo grab from ABS-CBN

Sister Flory Basa: I pray Cristina Corona be enlightened

Mar 08, 2012 - 8:23 PM

Sister Flory Basa denies the Coronas claim that Mrs Corona is almost the majority owner of Basa Guidote

Mrs Corona vs Basas in impeachment trial?

Mar 08, 2012 - 11:36 AM

The prosecution is considering presenting Mrs Corona s relatives as rebuttal witnesses

Corona denies pointing gun at Basa caretaker

Mar 07, 2012 - 8:07 AM

Corona grants rare live interviews a week before his lawyers present their evidence before the Senate impeachment court

CONTROVERSIAL WIFE. Cristina Corona is at the center of a family controversy that allegedly involves Chief Justice Renato Corona. Photo by Emil Sarmiento

Defense: Cash under Corona's name not all his

Feb 16, 2012 - 9:12 PM

The law says however that all assets of the CJ s wife must also be declared in his SALNs

EXPLANATIONS. Defense counsels of Chief Justice Renato Corona hold a press conference to explain cash under Corona's name. February 16, 2012.

Prosecution: Important to prove “fictitious” loan

Feb 01, 2012 - 9:15 PM

If the loan is proven to be fictitious the Chief Justice will find it harder to explain how he acquired expensive properties

PROVE IT. Rep Reynaldo Umali challenges the defense to explain how properties could have been afforded by the Coronas.

Defense: P34-M check proves BGEI exists

Feb 01, 2012 - 8:23 PM

They also lament the prosecution s continued trial by publicity vs Corona

#CoronaTrial: Day 10

Feb 01, 2012 - 7:00 PM

Day 10: Impeachment court tackles the Basa Guidote loan by Chief Justice Corona

SEC DIRECTOR. Securities and Exchange Commission Director Benito Cataran is the first witness called to the stand on day 10.

How did CJ get a loan from 'dead' company?

Jan 31, 2012 - 9:45 AM

On day 9 of the trial the prosecution plans to bring up the family corporation of Cristina Corona