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(READ: What has happened to the Arroyo plunder case?) PCSO plunder The Court's approval of the Arroyo petition in effect acquits her of the P366-million plunder suit filed by the Ombudsman in July 2012 against her and 9 other former goverment officials.Landmark ruling Tuesday’s landmark ruling on Mrs Arroyo came barely a month after Aquino stepped down from office and less than a week before President Rodrigo Duterte, who favors her release, delivers his first State of the Nation Address (SONA.) (READ: Duterte ready to grant Arroyo pardon) Through veteran lawyer Estelito Mendoza, Arroyo had petitioned the Supreme Court to approve her "demurrer to evidence," a plea to dismiss a case on the basis of weak evidence.She went to the High Tribunal for relief after the anti-graft court Sandiganbayan dismissed the demurrer.SB-12-CRM-0174 by the Sandiganbayan on April 6, 2015 and September 10, 2015; grants the petitioners’ respective demurrers to evidence; dismisses Criminal Case No.
Alan Peter Cayetano, a critic of his mother’s presidency.Pero tinuligsa rin ng isang kongresista ang naturang panukala."This is to incentivize 'yong mga third termers...Hindi gano'n ang character nya," giit ni Lambino."Wala siyang vested interest dito." Nasa huling termino na si Arroyo na sumapi sa partido ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte na PDP-Laban.