Senator Ramon Bong Revilla Jr - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Senator Ramon Bong Revilla Jr


Jailed senators' Christmas: Revilla home Dec. 24, De Lima allowed visitors Dec. 25

Dec 21, 2017 - 2:10 PM

Bong Revilla has asked for furlough from the anti-graft court hearing his plunder case, while Leila de Lima only asks her family to be allowed to visit on Christmas

Revilla questions anti-graft court's 'haste' in freezing his assets

Feb 06, 2015 - 5:03 PM

UPDATED The P224 512M that the senator allegedly pocketed from his development fund will be held until his plunder case is resolved He expresses disappointment over the seeming haste in the decision

GARNISHMENT. The anti-graft court grants the Ombudsman's petition to secure payment from Senator Ramon Revilla Jr if it eventually rules in favor of the government. Photo by Rappler

Sandiganbayan to SC: Can't resolve Revilla bail plea yet

Nov 21, 2014 - 7:05 PM

The anti graft court is supposed to resolve by Saturday November whether to allow the senator to post bail but says it needs 10 more days to weigh evidence and documents

OVERNIGHT CARE. Senator Ramon Revilla is given the clearance to get an overnight medical check up at St Luke's Medical Center in Taguig City. Photo by Rappler

Gov't seeks to confiscate Revilla assets

Oct 27, 2014 - 3:17 PM

UPDATED The assets amounting to P224 million will be temporarily under court custody if the writ sought is issued This is to make sure the government wouldn’t be left holding the bag once the court rules against Senator Ramon ‘Bong’ Revilla Jr in his pork barrel scam cases

REVILLA. File Photo.

Revilla to Aquino: Stop politicking, think of the country

Sep 25, 2014 - 2:26 PM

While the senator on his 48th birthday wished for political persecution to end his lawyer cites in open court Senate President Drilon s frequent visits to pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim Napoles

EDITORIAL CARTOON: How to end the PDAF blockbuster

Jun 23, 2014 - 7:30 AM

There is a way to bring the real issue corruption back in the game – if the government brings to jail even those who are very much part of this daang matuwid administration

Bong Revilla cries political persecution

Jun 20, 2014 - 12:04 PM

Mr President handa po akong magpakulong Kahit saan ‘nyo pa ako ikulong hindi po ako natatakot says the senator after the anti graft court orders his arrest warrant prepared

EMOTIONAL. Senator Ramon

Rappler Newscast | June 9, 2014

Jun 09, 2014 - 9:43 PM

Bong Revilla privilege speech turns into a show Pakistani Taliban storm Karachi Airport Manny Pacquiao named PBA head coach of KIA franchise

JPE, Estrada, Revilla charged with graft

Jun 09, 2014 - 5:02 PM

UPDATED The Ombudsman files several counts of graft against the 3 senators already facing plunder charges over the PDAF scam Also charged are former officials of the Technology Resource Center


Revilla privilege speech turns into a show

Jun 09, 2014 - 4:48 PM

The senator uses his much awaited privilege speech to say he will answer pork barrel plunder charges in court He instead thanks God his family political mentors and colleagues and unveils a music video

PDAF 'LIST.' Senator Ramon Revilla Jr's much-awaited 'revelation' on the pork barrel scam on June 9, 2014, turns out to be a list of people he is thankful to in his political career. Screengrab from Rappler live stream

SC en banc to take up Revilla plea to suspend PDAF probe

Apr 08, 2014 - 2:18 PM

Oral arguments on the senator s petition set for April 22 have been cancelled The full court – not just the third division – will study the merits of the case

Senator Ramon 'Bong' Revilla Jr. File photo by Franz Lopez/Rappler

Full text: Revilla on how 'Yellow Republic' bends rules

Jan 20, 2014 - 6:41 PM

The embattled senator slams the republika ng kapartidong dilawan – the administration s propensity to bend the rules to destroy political rivals

'BOY PICK-UP.' Senator Bong Revilla calls Interior Secretary Mar Roxas "Boy Pick-up," saying he personally drove senators to Malacañang so the President can convince them to convict Corona in 2012. Photo by Franz Lopez/Rappler

Bong, JPE, Jinggoy ‘suki’ to Napoles NGOs

Aug 17, 2013 - 10:48 PM

More than half of releases that went to NGOs controlled by Janet Lim Napoles from 2007 to 2009 came from just these 3 senators

Revilla on Napoles story: Leave my son alone

Aug 15, 2013 - 2:25 PM

Kung gusto akong sirain ako na lang Wag na sanang idamay ang anak ko Sen Bong Revilla says

Napoles, Revilla sons are business partners

Aug 14, 2013 - 10:41 PM

Do Senator Bong Revilla and alleged pork barrel scam brains Janet Lim Napoles know each other? Their sons are business partners

Fake NGO that got P195M in pork now blacklisted

May 29, 2013 - 8:32 PM

The Commission on Audit orders the ZNAC Rubber Estates Corp an attached agency of the agriculture department to study filing cases against Pangkabuhayan Foundation