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Philippine court acquits ex-President of plunder

Arroyo is currently a member of the Philippine House of Representatives having won the May elections for another term.

Philippines' President-elect to bring back death penalty

The president-elect, who promised during his election campaign to end crime in the Philippines in less than six months, also vowed to be extremely tough with criminals, according to local broadcaster ABS-CBN.

Ex-Philippines President Arroyo, 21 others charged with plunder

Former Philippines President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo and 21 government officials were charged Thursday with plunder for alleged misuse of the $20.74 million Malampaya fund in 2009.

Court orders 3rd arrest of ex-Philippine president

Arroyo`s lawyers questioned the charges during oral arguments, and the court said it would take a second look.

Arroyo`s health improving, asks for house arrest

Former Philippine president tried to leave the country on medical grounds while the govt scrambled to file charges against her.

Philippine massacre victims to file case vs Arroyo

Relatives of 57 people massacred in 2009 in the southern Philippines are suing Gloria Macapagal Arroyo over the killings.

Ex-Philippine leader to stay detained in hospital

More than a dozen left-wing activists demanded that Gloria Macapagal Arroyo be locked up like a common suspect in jail.

Calm in Philippines after ex-leader`s arrest

Former Philippine president Gloria Macapagal Arroyo once had strong ties to the Army.

Former Philippines` president booked on poll fraud

Former Philippine president Gloria Macapagal Arroyo was arrested in a hospital room on electoral fraud charges.

Philippine ex-president Arroyo held in hospital

Former Philippine President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo was arrested on Friday for electoral fraud, which carries a life sentence, at a Manila hospital.

Ex-president Arroyo stopped from leaving Philippines

The Philippine govt blocked
former president Gloria Macapagal Arroyo from leaving the country.

Philippine court allows Arroyo to travel abroad

The Philippine Supreme Court on Tuesday gave former President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo permission to leave the country.

Ex-Philippine president recovering after surgery

Arroyo has been hounded by allegations of massive corruption during her nine-year presidency, which ended last year.

Philippine President swears in new chief justice

Outgoing Philippine President Gloria
Macapagal Arroyo swore in a new chief justice on Monday.

Philippine leader vows justice for massacre victims

Philippine President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo on Thursday vowed justice for the victims of a massacre allegedly perpetrated by her political allies in which 57 people were murdered.