garcia plea bargain deal - updates

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Sandiganbayan issued 'corrupt order'

Jul 06, 2013 - 1:13 PM

The Solicitor General reveals justices of the anti graft court tried to get ex AFP comptroller Carlos Garcia off the hook through anomalous court proceedings

PLEA BARGAIN. A file photo of retired Maj Gen Carlos Garcia. File photo by Newsbreak

SC stops deal between ex-military comptroller and the Ombudsman

Jul 04, 2013 - 7:57 AM

The Supreme Court on Wednesday July 3 issued a temporary restraining order on the plea bargain deal between the Ombudsman and former military comptroller Maj Gen Carlos Garcia

The Supreme Court on Wednesday, July 3, issued a temporary restraining order on the plea bargain deal between the Ombudsman and former military comptroller Maj Gen Carlos Garcia.

Garcia is accused of converting millions of military funds into cash that he embezzled.

The deal, which was hatched in 2010, allows Garcia to plead guilty to lesser offenses of direct bribery and facilitating money laundering, in exchange for the withdrawal of plunder charges.

The High Court's order stops the implementation of the controversial deal and the bail
Garcia was allowed to post.

Court 'war' over Garcia plea bargain deal

Apr 22, 2013 - 10:34 AM

A Sandiganbayan justice believes his colleagues broke rules when they formed a special division to rule on the Garcia plea bargain deal

Maj Gen Carlos Garcia. File photo/Newsbreak

Binay on Garcia story: What could be possible political motive?

Apr 25, 2012 - 1:45 PM

Vice President Jejomar Binay s camp questions the timing and possible political motives behind the leak of his letter on the Garcia plea bargain deal