Sandiganbayan grants Bong Revilla’s request to visit Ramon Sr. at hospital

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Sandiganbayan First Division has allowed Sen. Ramon Bong Revilla Jr. to leave his detention facility for five hours to visit his ailing father, actor and former Senator Ramon Revilla Sr., who remains confined in the hospital. “The court resolves to grant...

Sandiganbayan OKs Bong Revilla’s motion for additional therapy sessions

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Sandiganbayan First Division has granted the request of detained Sen. Ramon Bong Revilla Jr. to increase the duration of his remaining physical therapy sessions on Thursday. In a short hearing Thursday morning, Revilla’s lawyer Reody Anthony Balisi read...

Bong Revilla open to running for higher office in 2016 polls

MANILA (Mabuhay)– Sen. Ramon Bong Revilla Jr., detained in connection with the alleged pork barrel scam, on Thursday said he is open on the possibility of running for higher office in the 2016 elections. “I keep my options open, kahit nakakulong ako dahil alam kong malinis...

PNP forms team to investigate Jolo Revilla shooting incident

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Philippine National Police has formed a team to investigate the shooting incident involving Cavite Vice Governor Jolo Revilla to determine whether there was foul play involved. “Kahapon ng gabi ay bumuo na tayo ng composite team to investigate the incident...

Binay, Poe, Roxas top poll

Survey reveals who may be in 2016 presidential race SWS poll lists possible 2016 presidential contenders MANILA (Mabuhay) – Vice President Jejomar Binay, Sen. Grace Poe, and Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II topped a new poll taken by the Social Weather Stations as the three...

Binay still tops survey

Poe gaining, Roxas third SWS poll lists possible 2016 presidential contenders MANILA (Mabuhay) – Vice President Jejomar Binay, Sen. Grace Poe, and Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II topped a new poll taken by the Social Weather Stations as the three most likely to succeed...

Bong Revilla used ‘dummy’ corporation, says AMLC

MANILA (Mabuhay) — A lawyer of the Anti-Money Laundering Council on Thursday said Sen. Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr. used the bank account of a “dummy” corporation to receive alleged kickbacks from Janet Napoles. During his cross-examination for Revilla’s bail petition, Atty....

Court gives Revilla access to Luy’s ‘pork’ files

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Sandiganbayan First Division has given Sen. Ramon Bong Revilla Jr., an accused in the pork barrel scam case, limited access to the controversial files in whistleblower Benhur Luy’s hard drive. In a seven-page resolution, the anti-graft court said allowing...

Pretrial conference in Revilla’s ‘pork’ cases canceled

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The pretrial conference for Sen. Ramon Bong Revilla Jr.’s plunder and graft cases was canceled after his lawyers contested the fact that the public prosecutor failed to finish marking the documentary evidence against him. “Pina-postpone namin ‘yung pretrial...

Lani Mercado avails of extended hours to visit Bong in detention

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Availing of the extended visiting hours for detainees at the Philippine National Police Custodial Center, Cavite Rep. Lani Mercado paid her husband Sen. Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr. a visit Saturday noon. Mercado was seen getting off from a vehicle and going to the...
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