Imelda Mar­cos guilty of graft

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Imelda Mar­cos was found guilty of cor­rup­tion at the week­end and or­dered ar­rested in a rare con­vic­tion for the for­mer Philip­pine first lady ac­cused with her late dic­ta­tor hus­band of em­bez­zling bil­lions of dol­lars from state cof­fers.

How­ever, 89-year-old Mar­cos can ap­peal the rul­ing and post bail, which would al­low her to re­main free.

CON­VICTED: Philip­pines for­mer first lady Imelda Mar­cos found guilty of cor­rup­tion

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