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Duterte practicing cronyism — lawmaker

President Duterte was accused yesterday of practicing cronyism by recycling officials he has removed for alleged acts of wrongdoing......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarJun 13th, 2018

Duterte practicing cronyism — lawmaker

President Duterte was accused yesterday of practicing cronyism by recycling officials he has removed for alleged acts of wrongdoing......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 13th, 2018

Damage by Duterte worse than natural disasters: MP

MANILA: An outspoken opposition lawmaker denounced the Duterte administration whose ‘errant’ policies caused heavy damage ‘worse than natural calamities,’ particularly on human Source link link: Damage by Duterte worse than natural disasters: MP.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 17th, 2018

Damage by Duterte worse than natural disasters: MP

MANILA: An outspoken opposition lawmaker denounced the Duterte administration whose 'errant' policies caused heavy damage 'worse than natural calamities,' particularly on human.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsSep 17th, 2018

Trillanes names members of legal team

  Senator Antonio "Sonny" Trillanes IV has formed a team of legal luminaries close to two weeks after President Rodrigo Duterte voided the opposition lawmaker's amnestyand ordered his arrest. "While I believe that the illegal voiding of my amnesty and the cases filed before the Makati Regional Trial courts related to this are part of Duterte's political harassment, I have talked to some of the best legal minds in the country who are willing to stand for the rule of law," Trillanes said in a statement on Thursday. "They believe that if this illegal act would not be corrected, our country's democracy would be in peril," he added. Trillanes said among the lawyers who wi...Keep on reading: Trillanes names members of legal team.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 13th, 2018

SC won t stop Duterte order against lawmaker

MANILA: The Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday rejected a petition of an outspoken opposition lawmaker to stop a proclamation signed by President Rodrigo 'Rody' Duterte revoking the amnesty gr.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsSep 12th, 2018

Court martial of Duterte critic put on hold

MANILA: The chief of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) reported that he put on hold the court martial proceedings against an opposition lawmaker and outspoken critic of President Rodrigo &# Source link link: Court martial of Duterte critic put on hold.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 11th, 2018

Act together to fight inflation, says Duterte aide

MANILA: An administration lawmaker urged economic advisers of the Duterte administration to act together to fight inflation amid reports of soaring prices particularly of rice in which Metro Manila.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsSep 11th, 2018

Court martial of Duterte critic put on hold

MANILA: The chief of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) reported that he put on hold the court martial proceedings against an opposition lawmaker and outspoken critic of President Rodrigo &#.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsSep 11th, 2018

Los Angeles Fil-Ams blast Duterte for attempt to arrest Trillanes

LOS ANGELES - Filipino Americans gathered for a prayer vigil in front of the Philippine Consulate to express support for Senator Antonio Trillanes IV on September 8 following President Duterte's revocation of his amnesty for his role in coup attempts in 2003 and 2007 against former president Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.   Trillanes' supporters condemned Proclamation No. 572 signed by President Rodrigo Duterte on August 31 alleging that the former soldier-turned-lawmaker never complied the requirements for amnesty and must face arrest,   To defend himself and challenge Duterte, Senator Trillanes proved the legal documents to the media that he accepted the amnesty off...Keep on reading: Los Angeles Fil-Ams blast Duterte for attempt to arrest Trillanes.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 11th, 2018

Family stands by Trillanes as Duterte slams senator

MANILA, Philippines – The family of Senator Antonio Trillanes IV stood by the embattled lawmaker as President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday, September 8, defended his decision to revoke the amnesty enjoyed by one of his fiercest critics. It was not an easy week for Trillanes' family, but the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 9th, 2018

Duterte to soldiers loyal to Trillanes: What did he do for the military?

President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday dismissed any ouster plots against him and called out soldiers who are loyal to his arch critic Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV, saying the former military serviceman turned lawmaker did little to help the Armed Forces......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 8th, 2018

Duterte: ‘Usurpation of authority’ committed in granting Trillanes’ amnesty

President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday said “usurpation of authority” was committed when amnesty was granted to his arch critic Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV by the previous administration, a claim that the opposition lawmaker dismissed......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 8th, 2018

Duterte critic asks SC to nullify arrest order

MANILA: A opposition lawmaker on Thursday petitioned the Supreme Court (SC) to declare as illegal and unconstitutional a proclamation signed by President Rodrigo ‘Rody’ Duterte revoking t Source link link: Duterte critic asks SC to nullify arrest order.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 7th, 2018

Duterte critic asks SC to nullify arrest order

MANILA: A opposition lawmaker on Thursday petitioned the Supreme Court (SC) to declare as illegal and unconstitutional a proclamation signed by President Rodrigo 'Rody' Duterte revoking t.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsSep 7th, 2018

Pulong Duterte and brother-in-law file libel charges vs Sen. Trillanes

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 7 Sept) – Resigned vice mayor Paolo Z. Duterte and brother-in-law Atty. Manases Carpio filed separate libel charges on Thursday against opposition Senator Antonio F. Trillanes IV for accusing them of corruption and extortion. In their complaint affidavits dated September 6, 2018, Duterte and Carpio said the opposition lawmaker made malicious […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsSep 7th, 2018

Standoff on arrest of Duterte critic not over

MANILA: The standoff arising from the revocation by President Rodrigo ‘Rody’ Duterte of the amnesty granted to an opposition lawmaker, a former military rebel and tagged as one of his mos Source link link: Standoff on arrest of Duterte critic not over.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 6th, 2018

Standoff on arrest of Duterte critic not over

MANILA: The standoff arising from the revocation by President Rodrigo 'Rody' Duterte of the amnesty granted to an opposition lawmaker, a former military rebel and tagged as one of his mos.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsSep 6th, 2018

Trillanes seeks high court relief

THE camp of embattled Sen. Antonio Trillanes 4th on Thursday trooped to the Supreme Court (SC) to stop President Rodrigo Duterte’s revocation of his amnesty and prevent his arrest. A lawyer for the opposition lawmaker and strident Duterte critic, who was holed up at his Senate office, filed a petition for certiorari or review and [...] The post Trillanes seeks high court relief appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsSep 6th, 2018

Off-guard

The public was caught off-guard this week by the proclamation President Rodrigo Duterte issued revoking the amnesty granted to opposition lawmaker Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV. While the President signed Proclamation 572 on 31 August, none of the media outfits seemed to have gotten wind of the proclamation that there was barely a report on it […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsSep 5th, 2018

Duterte orders arrest of opposition MP

MANILA: In a surprise move, President Rodrigo 'Rody' Duterte has revoked the amnesty granted to an opposition lawmaker, widely acknowledged as one of his most vocal critics, in connection.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsSep 5th, 2018