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                    [Title] => CA favors MJ appeal on P10-M damage suit
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The Court of Appeals (CA) has nullified a Batangas court decision in connection with the P10-million damage suit filed against former Manila congressman Mark Jimenez by then justice secretary Hernando Perez for calling the latter a “legal terrorist.”

[DatePublished] => 2012-08-21 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1096875 [AuthorName] => Edu Punay [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => ) [1] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 379975 [Title] => Sen. Loi pumalag kay Chavit [Summary] => Mahigpit na itinanggi kahapon ni Sen. Luisa Ejercito Estrada ang paratang ni Ilocos Sur Gov. Luis "Chavit" Singson na ang kanyang asawang si dating Pangulong Joseph Estrada ang nagpatibay ng $470 milyong power contract ng pamahalaan sa Argentinian firm na Industrias Metalurgicas Pescarmona Sociedad Anonima (IMPSA).
[DatePublished] => 2007-01-14 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Bansa [SectionUrl] => bansa [URL] => ) [2] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 379084 [Title] => Nani Perez, misis pinakakasuhan ng graft, extortion, forgery [Summary] => Inirekomenda kahapon ni Ombudsman Merceditas Gutierrez na kasuhan si dating Department of Justice (DOJ) Sec. Hernando "Nani" Perez kasama ang asawa nitong si Rosario, bayaw na si Ramon Arceo at negosyanteng si Ernest Escaler.

Ang kaso ay nag-ugat matapos na mapatunayan na may sapat umanong ebidensya na nag-uugnay sa pagkakasangkot ni Perez kaugnay sa $2M extortion charge na inireklamo ni dating 6th District Manila Rep. Mark Jimenez na idineposito nito sa Coutts Bank sa Hong Kong noong Pebrero 2001.
[DatePublished] => 2007-01-09 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Bansa [SectionUrl] => bansa [URL] => ) [3] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 343300 [Title] => Prosekusyon binutata sa Erap trial [Summary] => Supalpal ang inabot kahapon ni Chief Special Prosecutor Dennis Villaignacio sa pagpapatuloy ng cross examination kay dating Pangulong Estrada matapos ideklarang "immaterial" at "irrelevant" ng korte ang mga tanong na ibinabato nito sa dating lider.
[DatePublished] => 2006-06-22 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Bansa [SectionUrl] => bansa [URL] => ) [4] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 222904 [Title] => Nani’s libel rap vs Willie junked [Summary] => The Department of Justice (DOJ) has dismissed the libel complaint filed by former justice secretary Hernando Perez against Bulacan Rep. Wilfrido Villarama.

Villarama said Perez accepted a $2 million bribe in exchange for a favorable legal opinion allowing Argentine power firm Industrias Metalurgicas Pescarmona Sociedad Anonima (Impsa) to operate a power plant in Laguna.
[DatePublished] => 2003-10-03 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1804901 [AuthorName] => Aurea Calica [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => ) [5] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 195261 [Title] => EDITORYAL – Ilantad ang detalye sa IPP contract [Summary] => KAHIT na ipinag-utos na ng Korte Suprema sa Manila Electric Company (Meralco) na ibalik ang sobrang siningil sa consumers, walang natutupad sa kautusang ito. Naghihintay ba ang mga consumer sa wala? Ngayong grabe na ang kahirapang dinaranas ng taumbayan dahil sa walang tigil na pagtaas ng mga bilihin, dapat namang maging makatwiran ang Meralco na sundin ang utos ng Kataas-taasang Hukuman na ibalik sa consumers ang kanilang ibinayad. [DatePublished] => 2003-02-13 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => PSN Opinyon [SectionUrl] => opinyon [URL] => ) [6] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 194986 [Title] => Disclose details of IPP contract review, senator urges government [Summary] => The Arroyo administration was urged yesterday to reveal the full details of the results of its renegotiation on power supply contracts with at least 16 independent power producers (IPPs).

Opposition Sen. Teresa Aquino-Oreta made the appeal in reaction to reports quoting administration officials as saying the renegotiation has saved taxpayers about $850 million (roughly P44 billion).

Oreta said if that is true, the amount of purchased power adjustment (PPA) that millions of households and commercial establishments have been paying should be going down instead of rising. [DatePublished] => 2003-02-11 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => ) [7] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 193603 [Title] => ‘No collusion between DOJ, Impsa creditors’ [Summary] => Government lawyers have not colluded with the Argentine firm Industrias Metalurgicas Pescarmona Sociedad Anonima (Impsa) for the hasty issuance of a legal opinion, which sealed the controversial deal to repair the Caliraya-Botocan-Kalayaan (CBK) power plant in Southern Tagalog.

This was the finding of Justice Secretary Simeon Datumanong upon review of the legal papers.
[DatePublished] => 2003-01-31 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1096652 [AuthorName] => Delon Porcalla [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => ) [8] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 192694 [Title] => DOJ hit for clearing Nani on Impsa opinion [Summary] => Senators criticized Justice Secretary Simeon Datumanong yesterday for saying that his predecessor, Hernando Perez, was not criminally liable for rendering a legal opinion on the controversial government deal with the Argentine firm Industrias Metalurgicas Pescarmona Sociedad Anonima (Impsa).

Senate President Franklin Drilon and Sen. John Osmeña, chairman of the Senate committee on government corporations and public enterprises that is currently investigating the Impsa project, said Datumanong’s statement clearing Perez was uncalled for.
[DatePublished] => 2003-01-24 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1732629 [AuthorName] => Sammy Santos [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => ) [9] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 191934 [Title] => ‘Estrada challenge to sue him on Impsa a ploy’ [Summary] => Government prosecutors claimed yesterday that former President Joseph Estrada is attempting to derail his plunder case being tried by the Sandiganbayan when he challenged the government to file additional charges against him.

Estrada dared prosecutors to include in the charge sheet his alleged involvement in the approval of the $450-million government contract with the Argentine firm Industrias Metalurgicas Pescarmona Sociedad Anonima (Impsa).
[DatePublished] => 2003-01-18 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1097133 [AuthorName] => Jose Rodel Clapano [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => ) ) )
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