DOJ shifts tone on Napoles; doesn’t back her safehouse demand

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – In his first action on pork barrel scam cases, Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra told the anti-graft court Sandiganbayan that alleged pork scam mastermind Janet Lim Napoles does not have the right to demand transfer to a safehouse.

“The Department hereby manifests that accused …
Source: Politics