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Sandiganbayan affirms Jinggoy Estrada bail grant

Nov 16, 2017 - 12:40 PM

'The court believes that the evidence presented by the prosecution in the bail hearings did not sufficiently establish that the accused was one of the main actors or masterminds in the so-called PDAF scam,' says the anti-graft court

FREE FOR NOW. Former Senator Jinggoy Estrada attends his hearing at the Sandiganbayan on September 18 as a free man. This was two days after he was granted bail by the Special 5th Division. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Jinggoy Estrada accuses Ombudsman investigator of extort try in 2013

Oct 02, 2017 - 1:18 PM

Estrada, however, says his testimony will not be necessary if an investigation is indeed launched against the Office of the Ombudsman

PLUNDER HEARING. Former Senator Jinggoy Estrada confers with lawyers as he attends the hearing on his plunder case at the anti-graft court Sandiganbayan on October 2, 2017. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Ombudsman chief prosecutor downplays politics in Jinggoy’s bail grant

Sep 19, 2017 - 1:29 PM

Chief Special Prosecutor Edilberto Sandoval is a former Sandiganbayan justice who once voted to approve the grant of bail to plunder defendant Carlos Garcia

NO POLITICS? Chief Special Prosecutor Edilberto Sandoval says he trusts that his former fellow justices of the anti-graft court Sandiganbayan cannot be controlled by politics. Photo by Lian Buan/Rappler

Will Jinggoy’s bail be approved? Bong believes so, jokes he’s packing up

Sep 14, 2017 - 12:12 PM

UPDATED Nalulungkot ako dahil iiwan na ko ni Senator Jinggoy Medyo nagbabalot balot na Revilla says when asked on the court s impending decision on Estrada s bail

FOLLOW JINGGOY. Detained former senator Ramon "Bong" Revilla Jr says he will likely follow the footsteps of former colleague Jinggoy Estrada and file a 2nd petition for bail. Photo by Lian Buan/Rappler