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2,000 HAIL MARYS A DAY NOT ENOUGH TO ATONE FOR JANET NAPOLES' SINS, ACCORDING TO BISHOP

Manila, Philippines (The Adobo Chronicles) – Atty. Stephen David, lawyer for suspected pork barrel scandal mastermind Janet Lim-Napoles told reporters today that his client prays 2,000 Hail Marys everyday as a way to cope with the emotional and mental stress of incarceration. 192 more words

Politics

Napoles camp wants whistleblowers’ bank accounts examined

ANILA, Philippines – Arguing it is “in the interest of justice” and “to uncover the real truth”, lawyers of alleged pork scam mastermind Janet Lim-Napoles urged the Sandiganbayan to order the opening of bank accounts of whistleblowers Benhur Luy, Gerturdes Luy, Merlina Suñas and Marina Sula. 126 more words

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The Taxpayer’s Corollary: A Family’s Thoughts on the Pork Barrel Scam

Literally couldn’t have done my first blog without these guys!

 

12 Jul 2013. My 16th birthday. What was an otherwise uneventful celebration of my 16 years here on earth was utterly blown away by the dynamite of a confession that Benhur Luy set up in the headquarters of the Philippine Daily Inquirer. 1,253 more words

Stop the circus and the special treatment of PDAF prisoners

How else would one describe the status now of Jinggoy Estrada, Bong Revilla, Juan Ponce Enrile, Janet Lim-Napoles and Gigi Reyes, if not that of being a prisoner? 350 more words

National News

We might lose Miriam but not to a brain cancer

“Cancer can take away all of my physical abilities. It cannot touch my mind, it cannot touch my heart, and it cannot touch my soul.” … 646 more words

Pork Barrel

Pork barrel scam arraignment: Revilla in sunny mood, Napoles fidgety

MANILA, Philippines—Donned in a white “barong Tagalog,” Senator Ramon Revilla Jr. doesn’t seem to show signs of jail life when he faced the Sandiganbayan division hearing his plunder and graft case over the pork barrel scam. 882 more words

Philippines

The issue of ‘carelessness’ in PDAF allocation

In contrast to the scripted and circus-like surrender of Sen. Ramon Revilla Jr., Sen. Jinggoy Estrada turned himself in to the Philippine National Police in Camp Crame with less fanfare shortly after the Sandiganbayan Fifth Division issued a warrant of arrest against him and his co-accused in connection with the alleged P10-billion pork barrel scam that is making many Filipinos here and abroad fuming with disbelief and anger. 483 more words

Government