Makati court - updates

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Junjun Binay perpetually barred from holding office

Jun 04, 2019 - 5:52 PM

The Court of Appeals finds the former Makati mayor guilty of serious dishonesty, grave misconduct, and conduct prejudicial to the best interest of the service over irregularities in the Makati Science High School building project

BARRED FROM PUBLIC OFFICE. The Court of Appeals has affirmed the decision barring former Makati mayor Junjun Binay from holding public office. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Trillanes case: Who is Judge Soriano of Makati?

Sep 05, 2018 - 4:57 PM

Soriano convicted two Magdalo mutineers of coup charges, but his decision was later reversed by the Court of Appeals

Makati RTC Branch 148 Presiding Judge Andres Soriano issued an order setting for hearing the motion to issue a warrant of arrest and hold departure order for Senator Trillanes, August 5, 2018. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Trillanes to Junjun Binay: Don't be onion-skinned

Aug 13, 2015 - 2:49 PM

Trillanes asks the justice department to dismiss the libel complaint filed by Mayor Junjun Binay arguing that public officials should expect criticism of their actions

'NO MALICE.' Senator Antonio Trillanes IV asks the justice department to dismiss the libel case filed by suspended Makati Mayor Junjun Binay. File photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler Mark Cristino

Sandigan may order Napoles transfer to regular jail

Jul 12, 2014 - 10:00 PM

An anti graft court justice says Napoles should be issued a separate commitment order by the 3 Sandiganbayan divisions to be fair to the other accused in the plunder cases

Judge: Napoles' hospital stay 'already overdue'

May 14, 2014 - 7:12 PM

The public is very much interested in this case All eyes [are] on us presiding Judge Elmo Alameda tells Napoles team of lawyers

CHECK-UP. Janet Lim Napoles undergoes tests at the Camp Crame General Hospital in February. File photo courtesy of the PNP PIO

Kapunan absent as defense grills Luy

Oct 30, 2013 - 11:45 AM

3rd UPDATE Is trouble brewing at the Napoles camp?

Court: Transfer Napoles to Laguna

Aug 30, 2013 - 5:12 PM

UPDATED The court grants the petition of Janet Napoles to be moved out of the Makati City jail She will be transferred to Fort Sto Domingo in Sta Rosa Laguna

NAPOLES SURRENDERS. Mugshot of Janet Lim Napoles. Graphic by Emil Mercado

Warden recommends Napoles transfer

Aug 30, 2013 - 3:29 PM

Saying she s a security risk the warden of the Makati City jail says the court should consider transferring Janet Napoles to another facility

NEW HOME? The Makati City jail. Photo by Bea Cupin/Rappler