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Sandiganbayan chief scolds Andaya over comment on Malampaya scam case

Jan 18, 2019 - 1:04 PM

On the eve of his court appearance, House Majority Leader Rolando Andaya Jr told media the schedule of the arraignment was 'nice timing.' He again escapes arraignment because of a pending motion to quash.

SCOLDED. House Majority Leader Rolando Andaya Jr is scolded by Sandiganbayan Presiding Justice Amparo Cabotaje-Tang over the former's media statement that the hearing on January 18, 2018, over his Malampaya scam case was of "nice timing." Photo by Lian Buan/Rappler

Sandiganbayan chief Cabotaje-Tang makes it to SC short list

Dec 07, 2018 - 8:08 PM

Associate Justice Efren dela Cruz, dissenter in the Bong Revilla acquittal, does not make it to the short list of Supreme Court justice candidates

SHORTLISTED. Sandiganbayan Presiding Justice Amparo Cabotaje-Tang makes it to the shortlist for a justice position at the Supreme Court.

Brewing coup in Sandiganbayan? ‘Employees’ oppose Tang's SC application

Dec 05, 2018 - 5:42 PM

Employees tell the Judicial and Bar Council that Tang ‘runs the affairs of the anti-graft court like her idol Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno’

OPPOSITION. Sandiganbayan Presiding Justice Amparo Cabotaje-Tang answers the opposition against her application filed by supposed employees of the anti-graft court during the JBC panel interviews on December 5, 2018. Photo by the JBC

Imelda Marcos' post-conviction bail still undecided; trial bail forfeited

Nov 13, 2018 - 10:07 PM

But there is still no warrant of arrest

MARCOS VERDICT. Martial law victims led by SELDA (Samahan ng mga Ex-Detainees Laban sa Detensyon at Aresto) hold a protest action, in front of the Sandiganbayan on Tuesday, November 13, 2018, calling for the arrest of Ilocos Norte 2nd District Representative Imelda Marcos. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

'Immature' CSB needs consistency, says Coach Tang

Aug 14, 2018 - 6:38 PM

Tyrone Tang gives constructive criticism to the Blazers who are on a 3-4 record

CONSISTENT. Returning Blazer Yankie Haruna has been a force off the bench, averaging a team-high 13.2 points in 6 games. But Coach Tang wants more. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

EXPLAINER: Can the Philippines extradite the Napoleses to U.S.?

Aug 03, 2018 - 6:43 PM

A former pork scam prosecutor warns against extraditing Napoles to the US ahead of the termination of their Sandiganbayan cases

EXTRADITION? The United States expresses interest in extraditing Janet Lim Napoles and 3 of her children over a money laundering indictment there.

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Mar 20, 2018 - 11:43 AM

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Law bars DOJ from taking custody of Janet Napoles – Sandiganbayan chief

Mar 19, 2018 - 5:49 PM

'BJMP is a secure facility, she's been there for quite some time, and we have not received a single report of threat,' says Presiding Justice Tang

Sandiganbayan disposed 1,264 cases in 2017

Jan 21, 2018 - 3:28 PM

It is the first time in the last two decades that the anti-graft court breached the 1,000-case mark. The last time was in 1995 when it concluded 2,652 cases.

File photo by AFP

Aquino's Mamasapano cases out of appointee's division

Dec 01, 2017 - 4:53 PM

The cases are consolidated with those against Purisima and Napeñas earlier raffled to the 4th Division

Aquino's Mamasapano cases raffled to Sandigan appointee's division

Nov 10, 2017 - 1:11 PM

'More than just our gratefulness to those who appointed us, we have a sworn duty and that should be the foremost consideration,' says Sandiganbayan Presiding Justice Amparo Cabotaje-Tang who also chairs the Third Division

QC cops used shabu in court compound? Sandiganbayan elevates it to Dela Rosa

Aug 25, 2017 - 4:39 PM

Presiding Justice Amparo Cabotaje Tang tells the top cop that the policemen might have been involved in illicit activity but QCPD chief Guillermo Eleazar says the cops were just eating peanuts

ACCUSATION. QCPD Station 6 mobile 57 arrives at the Sandiganbayan on August 23 after the same car was seen the night before inside the court premises where cops allegedly repacked or used shabu inside it. Photo by Lian Buan/Rappler

Sereno: Special committee evaluating rules to address extrajudicial killings

Aug 24, 2017 - 5:18 PM

The reforms are stirred by empathy for marginalized Filipinos who feel the justice system is rigged against them says Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno

WHAT CAN WE DO? Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno says on August 24, 2017, that a special committee on human rights is evaluating what can be done so the judiciary can better address extrajudicial killings. Photo by Gelo Litonjua/Rappler

House committee approves P2-billion increase in 2018 judiciary budget

Aug 07, 2017 - 9:41 PM

But the proposed budget for the anti graft court Sandiganbayan is P103 million less than its allocation for the current year

JUDICIARY. Sandiganbayan Presiding Justice Amparo Cabotaje Tang attends the budget hearing of the judiciary on August 7, 2017. Photo by Lian Buan/Rappler

Slovenia manhandles Philippines in FIBA 3x3 World Cup

Jun 21, 2017 - 2:08 AM

Team Philippines drops to a 1 2 record in the tournament

IN PHOTOS: Napoles prepares for transfer to Camp Bagong Diwa

May 15, 2017 - 10:30 PM

Two divisions of the anti graft court where she stands trial for plunder deny her request to be moved from the women s correctional to the NBI custodial center

COMMITMENT ORDER. Sandiganbayan sheriff Romulo Barrozo brings to the Correctional Institute for Women the court's order to transfer alleged pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim Napoles to the jail facility inside Camp Bagong Diwa in Taguig City on May 15, 2017. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Elenita Binay seeks SC's help in Sandiganbayan cases

Apr 07, 2017 - 6:49 PM

Elenita Binay is scheduled for trial on April 19 but is requesting the anti graft court to hold all proceedings while she runs to the High Court

SC APPEAL. Former Makati city mayor Elenita Binay is facing two counts of graft and two counts of malversation before the anti-graft court's third division, the only remaining cases against her after getting acquittals from two other divisions. File photo by Rappler

Ombudsman asks SC to strike down ‘delay’ doctrine

Apr 01, 2017 - 11:00 AM

The Office of the Ombudsman says the anti graft court Sandiganbayan s interpretation of the delay doctrine is confusing and risks letting corrupt officials go unscathed

News Briefs: March 21, 2017

Mar 21, 2017 - 1:55 PM

Stories from across the Philippines on Tuesday March 21

ASEAN at 50: Golden year or mid-life crisis?

Feb 18, 2017 - 5:00 PM

Amid hits and misses ASEAN is still necessary as the issues the region is facing are so huge that no single country could deal with them alone

Celebrating our Homemade Heroes

Feb 08, 2017 - 4:32 PM

Tang and Rappler invited netizens to nominate heroes who have been brought up by loving supportive families

Sandiganbayan justice won't inhibit from Elenita Binay cases

Jan 16, 2017 - 4:12 PM

The anti graft court s special 3rd division rules there is no basis for the former Makati mayor s accusation that Justice Amparo Cabotaje Tang has bias and prejudice against her

Dr. Elenita Binay also wants two of her cases re-raffled to other divisions in the Sandiganbayan

Homemade heroes

Jan 06, 2017 - 11:23 AM

A loving home can make all the difference Read inspiring stories of children who succeeded in their own right and the proud parents who raised them and share your own

#PugadBaboy: Mr. Severo Morales

Dec 26, 2016 - 11:00 AM

Green Archers asked to shut phones, lay off social media before UAAP Finals

Dec 02, 2016 - 4:53 PM

La Salle receives visits from two former Green Archers a day before the finals begin

Efren Peñaflorida: From problem child to Homemade Hero

Nov 24, 2016 - 1:26 PM

In this WeAreHomemade video discover the story of Efren Penaflorida s childhood – and meet the person who molded his values

Taiwanese tour guide arrested in Boracay drug bust

Nov 17, 2016 - 10:06 PM

Police identify the drug suspect as 54 year old Wei Tang Yao alias Julian a resident of 163 Lane Shang Cheng Street in Taipei Taiwan He was temporarily staying at Sitio Bulabog in Barangay Balabag

Sandiganbayan orders arrest, jailing of ex-PNP Academy director

Aug 17, 2016 - 7:07 PM

Former PNP Academy director Dionisio Coloma is convicted of graft in connection with an anomalous P5 73 million contract in Tawi Tawi

Sandiganbayan appoints special members to sign Arroyo release order

Jul 21, 2016 - 9:28 PM

Only Presiding Justice Amparo M Cabotaje Tang is present when the process orders for the release of Gloria Arroyo and Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office budget and accounts manager Benigno Aguas arrive

Rappler File Photo

Ex-VP Binay posts bail, 'eager' to prove innocence

Jul 15, 2016 - 1:51 PM

UPDATED Former Vice President Jejomar C Binay is eager to go to court to prove the grave abuses of the Ombudsman and have these frivolous cases dismissed says lawyer Daniel Subido

READY TO GO TO COURT. Vice President Jejomar Binay is ready to defend himself against corruption allegations in court, says his camp. File photo by Hensell Hebaya/Rappler

Lessons from our #WeAreHomemade roundtable

Jul 01, 2016 - 5:37 PM

Building solid relationships with your children at home will have profound effects on their well being and character

Apa yang tak boleh kamu lakukan setelah menonton 'Finding Dory'?

Jun 24, 2016 - 11:49 AM

Film Finding Dory dapat membuat permintaan ikan blue tang untuk dipelihara melonjak Mengapa ikan ini tak cocok untuk menjadi hiasan di rumah kalian?

FINDING DORY. Film terbaru Disney ini dikhawatirkan dapat membawa bencana bagi ikan blue tang, atau spesies asli dari tokoh utama Dory. Foto: @DisneyIDN

ROUNDTABLE: Positive parenting begins at home

Jun 23, 2016 - 11:20 AM

How can parents cultivate a strong learning environment at home? Join our roundtable on June 23

Dealing with ‘parent-judging’

Jun 22, 2016 - 12:12 PM

It’s human to make assumptions on other parents based on how we see them act Parent judging is harmful not just for the adults but for the children too

#PugadBaboy: Titles

Jun 22, 2016 - 5:00 AM

#PugadBaboy: Offended

Jun 15, 2016 - 5:00 AM

3 ways to save Nemo and Dory

Jun 14, 2016 - 10:41 AM

Finding Dory can inspire people to see fish in the wild – not bring them home

Instead of wanting to possess fish, let Finding Dory inspire us all to see them in their home – the big blue, where Nemo, Dory and all their friends belong. Shown is a healthy coral reef in Palawan. All photos from Greggy Yan

CONVERSATION: Let’s talk about ‘parent-judging'

Jun 09, 2016 - 6:34 PM

Sometimes it’s so easy to pass judgement on other parents when we spot a little bit of mess or a seeming lack of discipline This should change

#PugadBaboy: Deeds over prayers

May 27, 2016 - 5:00 AM

#PugadBaboy: Wine devotee

May 19, 2016 - 5:00 AM

#PugadBaboy: The Commandments

May 14, 2016 - 5:00 AM

#PugadBaboy: Don't talk to Coleen

May 13, 2016 - 5:00 AM

#PugadBaboy: Whose God is God?

Apr 21, 2016 - 5:00 AM

Rapper sues TMZ over false report of cut-off penis

Mar 25, 2016 - 12:05 PM

Marques Johnson aka Andre Roxx has filed a libel suit against TMZ for erroneously naming him as the Wu Tang Clan affiliate that cut off his own penis

NOT ANDRE JOHNSON. Wu-Tang affiliate rapper Andre Roxx sues TMZ for publishing a report that falsely identifies him as another rapper, Andre Johnson, who cut off his own penis. Screengrab from YouTube/Marques Johnson

IN NUMBERS: Is there progress in fighting corruption?

Mar 18, 2016 - 9:56 AM

If conviction and case disposal rates are good indicators of fighting corruption how do the Sandiganbayan and Ombudsman fare?

Court issues hold departure order vs Junjun Binay, ex-Makati execs

Mar 09, 2016 - 12:13 PM

UPDATED Sandiganbayan Third Division Presiding Judge Amparo Cabotaje Tang says the court issued the HDOs on March 2

HOLD DEPARTURE ORDER. Dismissed Makati mayor Junjun Binay says he's not going anywhere. File photo by Mark Saludes/Rappler

#PugadBaboy: Nike drops Pacquiao

Feb 27, 2016 - 5:00 AM

FAST FACTS: Know candidates vying for SC justice post

Jan 08, 2016 - 2:26 PM

Here s a quick profile of the first 8 candidates vying for the post of Supreme Court Associate Justice Martin Villarama Jr who is retiring on January 16

Asia-Pacific to grow at slowest rate in 2015

Nov 17, 2015 - 1:00 PM

The Pacific Economic Cooperation Council urges APEC leaders to focus their discussions on ways to ensure that more people are part of the region s growth

REGIONAL GROWTH. Pacific Economic Cooperation Council officials (from left): Amb. Don Campbell, Eduardo Pedrosa, and Amb. Tang Guoquiang share the rather bleak results for regional growth, as showed in the State of the Region report released Monday, November 16, 2015.

#PugadBaboy: Migraine punchline 3

Nov 10, 2015 - 5:00 AM