Sandiganbayan clears Bong Revilla of plunder
Vmeanwhile, found Revilla’s co-accused Richard Cambe, his former chief of staff and pork barrel scam mastermind Janet LimNapoles guilty of the same charges.
The two were sentenced to suffer reclusion perpetua or a maximum of 40 years imprisonment and were barred from holding public office.
Revilla was accused of pocketing P224 million in kickbacks from bogus projects with the aid of Napoles.
He has been detained at the Philippine National Police Custodial Center in Camp Crame since June 2014.
Revilla is still facing graft charges, also in relation to the pork barrel scam.