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Imelda Marcos to appeal Sandiganbayan’s guilty verdict to SC

Posted on: November 27th, 2018 | 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: October 1st, 2018 | 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: September 12th, 2018 | 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: September 11th, 2018 | 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: September 11th, 2018 | 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: September 4th, 2018 | 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: August 28th, 2018 | 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: August 8th, 2018 | 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: August 8th, 2018 | 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...

SC reprimands ousted Sereno for public statements against the justices

Posted on: July 17th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Supreme Court (SC) reprimanded on Tuesday (July 17) Atty. Maria Lourdes Sereno for publicly discussing the merits of her ouster case and issuing statements against the...