MANILA, Philippines – Atty. Karen Jimeno can be remembered as the spokesperson for the defense team of former Chief Justice Renato Corona and for giving the impeachment trial a pretty face, thanks to her good looks and eloquence.
Less than two years after Corona was impeached, Jimeno found herself on side of those who persecuted her client.
She was recently appointed as media director of Panfilo “Ping” Lacson’s Office of the Presidential Adviser for Rehabilitation and Recovery (OPARR), an agency that exists under the Office of the President.
President Benigno Aquino III is the chief “tormentor” of Corona, and it was widely presumed through his alleged effort and influence over allies in Congress, the Chief Justice was booted out of the Supreme Court. (Click here to read more)