Late Philippine dictator Ferdinand Marcos, left, pictured with his wife Imelda in 1985. Photo: AFP

Philippines court throws out US$3.9 billion Marcos family forfeiture case

  • Judges acknowledged the atrocities and plunder of state resources committed under the regime of late dictator Ferdinand Marcos
  • But they found insufficient evidence to order his family return any funds – ruling photocopied documents could not be used as evidence
Topic |   The Philippines

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Late Philippine dictator Ferdinand Marcos, left, pictured with his wife Imelda in 1985. Photo: AFP
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