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'Destitute' Imelda Marcos to Keep $310M in Jewels

Tuesday, June 16, 2009 - 8:23am

When she emerged in public last week, Imelda Marcos wept and declared herself destitute. But the former first lady of the Philippines can keep a $310 million cache of jewelry confiscated from her 23 years ago, the government in Manila said.