Imelda Marcos’s Graft Conviction Deals Blow to Philippine Dynasty’s Newfound Popularity

The former first lady was found guilty and sentenced to prison for offenses dating back decades, a surprise blow to important allies of populist President Rodrigo Duterte.

Ex-Philippine first lady Imelda Marcos sentenced to prison for graft

A Philippine court found former first lady Imelda Marcos guilty of graft and ordered her arrest Friday in a rare conviction among many corruption cases that she plans to appeal to avoid jail and losing her seat in Congress. The court disqualified Marcos from holding public office, but she can remain a member of the powerful House of Representatives while...

MANILA – Former First Lady and incumbent Ilocos Norte Rep. Imelda Marcos’ graft conviction serves as a "good reminder" that public servants are all accountable to the people, Malacañang said Friday.“We treat this decision by the anti-graft court as a good reminder to...

Imelda Marcos convicted of corruption charges

A special court has the former Philippine first lady’s arrest.

Former Philippine first lady Imelda Marcos faces jail over fraud

The Marcoses were accused of amassing an estimated $5bn to $10bn in hidden wealth during a US-backed dictatorship.

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Philippines hands Imelda Marcos lengthy prison term in graft case

Imelda Marcos was found guilty of corruption on Friday and handed a lengthy prison term in a rare conviction for the former Philippine first lady accused with her late dictator husband of embezzling billions of dollars from state coffers. The verdict from the anti-graft Sandiganbayan court orders her

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One-time Philippines First Lady Imelda Marcos handed 42-year prison stretch, likely to appeal on account of advanced age

Although long overdue, militant lawmakers hailed the decision of the Sandiganbayan that found former First Lady and incumbent Ilocos Norte Representative Imelda Marcos guilty of graft. Current top breaking Philippine headlines regarding the nation, world, metro manila, regions and exclusive special investigative reports.

The Philippines' anti-corruption court on Friday ordered the arrest of former first lady Imelda Marcos after finding her guilty on seven counts of graft during the two-decade rule of her husband and former dictator, Ferdinand Marcos.