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Petition seeking wage increase for gov’t workers filed at SC

Posted on Monday, 14 January 2019 04:04 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – House Majority Leader Rolando Andaya Jr. filed a petition at the Supreme Court (SC) on Monday (January 14) asking the high tribunal to order Budget Secretary Benjamin...

Imelda Marcos to appeal Sandiganbayan’s guilty verdict to SC

Posted on Tuesday, 27 November 2018 04:20 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Former first lady now Ilocos Norte Rep. Imelda Marcos is determined to bring Sandiganbayan’s guilty verdict to the Supreme Court (SC). Marcos said they have already advised...

JBC names candidates for SC Associate Justice

Posted on Monday, 1 October 2018 02:38 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Judicial Bar Council (JBC) has announced the names of candidates for the vacant position of Associate Justice of the Supreme Court (SC). Justice Secretary and JBC...

Fariñas elevates House minority woes to SC

Posted on Wednesday, 12 September 2018 03:33 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Ilocos Norte Representative Rudy Fariñas on Wednesday (September 12) filed a petition in Supreme Court (SC) questioning the retention of Quezon 3rd District Representative Danilo  Suarez as...

Supreme Court denies Sen. Trillanes’ bid for TRO vs. void amnesty

Posted on Tuesday, 11 September 2018 03:52 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Supreme Court (SC) has denied Senator Antonio Trillanes IV’s plea for a preliminary injunction and the issuance of a temporary restraining order (TRO) against Proclamation 572...

Impeachment complaint vs. 7 SC magistrates ‘insufficient in substance’ – HOR

Posted on Tuesday, 11 September 2018 02:55 PM | No Comments
  QUEZON CITY, Philippines – The House Committee on Justice ruled on Tuesday (September 11) that the impeachment complaint filed against the seven magistrates of the Supreme Court (SC) is...

House finds impeachment complaints vs. 7 SC magistrates ‘sufficient in form’

Posted on Tuesday, 4 September 2018 03:20 PM | No Comments
  QUEZON CITY, Philippines – Twenty-one members of the House Committee on Justice, chaired by Representative Doy Leachon agreed that the impeachment complaint against the seven magistrates of the Supreme Court...

CJ De Castro unfazed by impeachment complaint

Posted on Tuesday, 28 August 2018 03:56 PM | No Comments
  MANILA, Philippines – Newly appointed Chief Justice Teresita De Castro shrugs off the impeachment complaint filed against her. She said she wants to focus on her duty as the...

House Minority squabble heads to SC

Posted on Wednesday, 8 August 2018 05:18 PM | No Comments
  QUEZON CITY, Philippines – The battle for the minority in the House of Representatives is deemed far from over. Following his controversial retention as House Minority leader, Quezon 3rd...

SC approves precautionary hold departure order against crime suspects

Posted on Wednesday, 8 August 2018 01:25 PM | No Comments
  MANILA, Philippines — The Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday (August 7) allowed trial courts to issue a Precautionary Hold Departure Order (PHDO) to prevent a person suspected of a...