1. Malampaya scam: Andaya, Napoles face trial  INQUIRER.net
  2. Court refuses to defer Andaya arraignment  The Manila Times
  3. WHAT WENT BEFORE: The Malampaya Fund  INQUIRER.net
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The Sandiganbayan has rejected the appeal of House Majority Leader Rolando Andaya Jr. and relatives of plunder convict Janet Lim-Napoles for the dismissal of nearly 200 criminal cases against them in connection with the P900-million Malampaya Fund scam.

The Sandiganbayan Third Division stood firm on its decision denying the motions of former Budget secretary and incumbent House Majority Leader Rolando

In December 2016, the Ombudsman dismissed the criminal complaint against former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, who is now Speaker of the House, former Executive Secretary Eduardo Ermita, and two employees of the Department of Agrarian Reform for “insufficiency of evidence” in the alleged misuse of P900 million from the Malampaya Fund.