7 months Revilla camp seeks time to comment on civil liability motion MB
By Czarina Nicole Ong The camp of former Senator Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr. has asked the Sandiganbayan First Division for 20 days, or until Feb. 19, for it to answer the motion for execution of judgment filed by the prosecution. Former senator Bong Revilla(Mark Balmores / MANILA BULLETIN) In its Jan. 23 motion, the prosecution urged the anti-graft court to hold Revilla civilly liable and for him to return P124,500,000 to the national treasury pursuant to Article 100 of the Revised Penal Code. Revilla’s lawyers, headed by Estelito Mendoza, said they received the motion only on Jan. 29 and are ... more