Former South Korean president Lee Myung-bak was ordered back to prison Thursday as the country’s Supreme Court upheld a 17-year jail term for bribery and embezzlement offences.
Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra on Thursday (Sept. 24) said that he is considering having arrested National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) legal section chief Atty. Joshua Paul Capiral disbarred.
The chief of the National Bureau of Investigation’s (NBI) legal assistance section was arrested by his own colleagues Monday (September 21) for alleged bribery and extortion.
President Rodrigo Duterte has vouched for the integrity of Bureau of Immigration (BI) Commissioner Jaime Morente following the alleged bribery scheme involving immigration personnel at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA).
The recent exposé at a Senate inquiry on the alleged blatant corruption, abuse, and trafficking involving some Philippine offshore gaming operators (POGOs) is “appalling” and must not be tolerated.
Democrats are marching quickly toward the impeachment of US President Donald Trump and placing him on trial for abuse of power, bribery and obstruction.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will have a last chance at heading off a corruption indictment at a hearing beginning on Wednesday.
A California couple who paid $600,000 to help their children get into major universities pleaded guilty on Wednesday and agreed to cooperate with investigators, potentially leading to new charges in the sweeping college admissions bribery scandal.
Former South Korean president Lee Myung-bak was formally indicted for corruption Monday, becoming the latest of the country’s ex-leaders to face criminal charges.
The House justice committee, in a 38-2 vote, recommended to impeach Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno after finding probable cause. But on what grounds?
Senator Leila de Lima should have been freed already had she only been charged with direct bribery, former socioeconomic planning secretary Winnie Monsod said.
Prosecutors intend to question former South Korean President Park Geun-hye on the bribery allegations involving her, her associate Choi Soon-sil and Samsung’s CEO Lee Jae-yong, according to media reports.
Former police official Wally Sombero, the alleged middleman of Chinese gambling lord Jack Lam, has cleared Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II of any involvement in the alleged bribery of two former Bureau of Immigration officials.
Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II has a lot more explaining to do regarding the supposed P100-million bribery attempt on him by an envoy of Chinese casino mogul Jack Lam late last year, Senator Richard Gordon said.
Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II has ordered the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) to probe government officials for any involvement in extortion or bribery stemming from the recent arrest of 1,316 Chinese nationals in Clark, Pampanga.
Macau-based gambling tycoon Jack Lam has fled the country five days before President Rodrigo Duterte ordered Philippine National Police Chief Bato Dela Rosa to arrest…