Sa May 9 pa sisimulan ng Senado ang proseso ng impeachment trial ni Ombudsman Merceditas Gutierrez. Ngayon pa lang, nagkakagirian na ang mga grupo na kontra at pabor kay Gutierrez. Ipinagyabang naman ng grupong Bayan na may ilalabas silang surprise witness kapag nagsimula na ang trial. Magba-Bandila si Jasmin Romero. Bandila, Abril 11, 2011, Lunes.
Kumalat kaninang umaga ang text na may pa-birthday party si Ombudsman Merceditas Gutierrez para kay dating Pangulong Arroyo. Itinanggi ito ng pamilya Gutierrez pero may mga raliyistang lumusob sa bahay ni Gutierrez.
Apela naman ni Gutierrez, huwag nang idamay ang kanyang pamilya. Exclusive, nagpa-Patrol, Anthony Taberna. TV Patrol, Abril 5, 2011, Martes
The daughter of Ombudsman Merceditas Gutierrez denied Tuesday reports that her family is hosting a birthday party for ex-President and now Pampanga 2nd District Rep. Gloria Arroyo. Margarita said that the people behind the text message may have a malicious intent to smear her mother's name.
MANILA, Philippines - The Office of the Ombudsman on Friday said it will not implement a Malacañang order dismissing a deputy. This defies the first direct action of the government on an official in connection with the August 23 hostage crisis that left 8 tourists dead.
Senator Panfilo Lacson on Monday denied he had struck a deal with the government to have the charges against him dropped in exchange for his vote to impeach Ombudsman Merceditas Gutierrez. Lacson, who is known as an Aquino ally said, "there is no deal."