The lawyer of alleged pork barrel rip-off queen Janet Lim Napoles admitted assembly with President Rodrigo Duterte per week after the chief government mentioned he desires the case revisited.
Stephen David, in a phone interview, mentioned he solely defined the case to the President and did not search Napoles’ acquittal.
“I said my request is not for you to vindicate Janet,” mentioned David, who admitted being shut to Duterte even when the President was nonetheless mayor of Davao City.
“I told him to just please to study the case because I wanted to be fair,” he added.
David insisted that there’s “another side of the coin” when it comes to the PDAF case.
“The previous administration were never fair to Janet. The media was never fair to Janet,” he lamented.