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Aquino, Trillanes cleared

Aquino, Trillanes cleared

The Ombudsman has junked the treason and espionage charges filed against former President Benigno S. Aquino III and Sen. Antonio F. Trillanes IV.

Former President Aquino has asked the Ombudsman to dismiss with finality the administrative and criminal charges filed against him for implementing the unconstitutional P72-billion Disbursement Acceleration Program.

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TWO government spending programs were declared unconstitutional by the Supreme Court – the Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF) on November 19, 2013, and the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) on July 1, 2014.

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Secretary Gina Lopez of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources is facing a graft charge before the Ombudsman for allegedly asking the Department of Energy to give the $100-million power plant service contract to a private company, EcoGlobal Inc., in Zamboanga City.

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OMB indicts Abad over DAP

Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales has found probable cause to charge former Budget Secretary Florencio Abad of the Department of Budget and Management with violation of usurpation of legislative powers (Article 239 of the Revised Penal Code) in connection with the controversial Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP).

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Contrary to the claims of Senator Leila de Lima and her allies, Solicitor General Jose Calida yesterday assured that the Department of Justice (DoJ) has jurisdiction to investigate and prosecute her.

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