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Ousted CJ Sereno calls for Duterte s resignation

Ousted Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno and President Rodrigo Duterte. (File photos from Philippine Daily Inquirer) Ousted chief justice Maria Lourdes Sereno on Thursday said it is time for Presi.....»»

Category: newsSource: philippinetimes philippinetimesMay 17th, 2018

Ousted CJ Sereno calls for Duterte s resignation

Ousted Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno and President Rodrigo Duterte. (File photos from Philippine Daily Inquirer) Ousted chief justice Maria Lourdes Sereno on Thursday said it is time for Presi.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsMay 17th, 2018

FACT CHECK: No Sereno admission of order from Robredo in blog post video

Claim: Ousted Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno supposedly admitted that Vice President Leni Robredo instructed her to call for the resignation of President Rodrigo Duterte. A blog post by kantonewsph.xyz on May 20 ran the headline, "Nabuking! Bulgaran na Ito, Sereno Inaming si Leni Robredo Nag-utos sa Kanya ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 24th, 2018

TIMELINE: The many times Duterte and Sereno clashed

MANILA, Philippines – The ouster of Maria Lourdes Sereno as chief justice is seen by many as the culmination of efforts by the Duterte administration to unseat her.  Sereno herself calls out President Rodrigo Duterte for his alleged involvement in her removal from office – a claim ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 20th, 2018

Palace to Sereno: Blame yourself for ouster

Saying former chief justice Maria Lourdes Sereno herself should be blamed for her ouster, Malacanang yesterday accused her of grandstanding after she repeatedly called for the resignation of President Duterte......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 19th, 2018

Malacañang on Sereno, Sotto on Senate presidency, Markle’s wedding dress | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Malacañang slams ousted chief justice Maria Lourdes Sereno for calling on President Rodrigo Duterte to resign and alleging he was behind her ouster.  Senate Majority Leader Tito Sotto vows to protect the Senate from attacks and unfair criticism if his colleagues choose him as their next leader.  Solicitor General Jose Calida ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 18th, 2018

Palace hits back at Sereno: She violated Constitution; Duterte did not

  Why point finger on the President?   Malacaang hit back at ousted chief justice Maria Lourdes Sereno on Friday for calling on President Rodrigo Duterte to resign after accusing him that he was behind her removal.   Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said the Palace "have earlier refrained from commenting" on Sereno's call but said the former chief justice has been engaging in "grandstanding."   READ:Palace on Sereno's call for Duterte to quit: No comment   "However, the former top magistrate has been engaged in grandstanding and seeking media coverage, pointing an accusing finger at President Duterte for the result of the quo w...Keep on reading: Palace hits back at Sereno: She violated Constitution; Duterte did not.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 18th, 2018

Sereno dares Duterte to resign

It’s time for President Duterte to resign, ousted chief justice Maria Lourdes Sereno said yesterday as she challenged him to keep his promise to step down if it would be proven that he was behind her ouster......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 18th, 2018

Sereno dares Duterte to resign

It’s time for President Duterte to resign, ousted chief justice Maria Lourdes Sereno said yesterday as she challenged him to keep his promise to step down if it would be proven that he was behind her ouster......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 18th, 2018

Sereno rallies Filipinos to fight Duterte’s ‘dictatorial’ rule

MANILA, Philippines – Ousted chief justice Maria Lourdes Sereno on Thursday, May 17, called for a movement to oppose what she called dictatorial policies of President Rodrigo Duterte. “Kung ayaw niya ng dissent, bigyan siya ng dissent. Kung ayaw niya ng boses ng tao, bigyan ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 17th, 2018

Ousted Chief Justice to Duterte: ‘Resign’

OUSTED Chief Justice Maria Lourdes P.A. Sereno on Thursday called on President Rodrigo R. Duterte to resign in fulfillment of his promise to step down should his involvement in her ouster be proven. Also on Thursday, 14 senators formally filed Senate Resolution No. 738 urging the Supreme Court to review its decision on the quo […] The post Ousted Chief Justice to Duterte: ‘Resign’ appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 17th, 2018

Duterte: Prove that I’m involved in Sereno ouster and I’ll resign

President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday denied involvement in the ouster of Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno. He vowed to resign if anyone could prove that he was behind the removal of the chief magistrate from office. "If there's one congresswoman or congressman or a single justice who will say I talked to them, I can guarantee you I will resign," the President told reporters in a press conference in Malacaang. READ: Palace distances from SC ruling on quo warranto case vs Sereno Voting 8-6, the Supreme Court has ousted Sereno by granting the quo warranto petition filed by Solicitor General Jose Calida against the chief justice. /ee READ:Sereno kicked out by fellow SC justi...Keep on reading: Duterte: Prove that I’m involved in Sereno ouster and I’ll resign.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 16th, 2018

Human Rights Watch condemns nefarious Sereno ouster

New York-based Human Rights Watch slammed the “unprecedented and nefarious” removal of Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno, whom President Rodrigo Duterte calls his “enemy” that must leave the Supreme Court......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 12th, 2018

Sereno kicked out by fellow SC justices in close 8-6 vote

Maria Lourdes Sereno, who landed in President Duterte's crosshairs for defending judges included in his "narcolist," was booted out on Friday as the country's 24th Chief Justice by her own colleagues in the Supreme Court.   In a close vote that altered the country's judicial landscape, the magistrates granted the quo warranto petition brought against Sereno by Solicitor General Jose Calida, ruling that constitutional officers like them could be unseated through other means besides the impeachment process as stated in the 1987 Constitution.   Sereno is the second Chief Justice in a row to be ousted. Senators convicted her predecessor, Renato Corona, who was impea...Keep on reading: Sereno kicked out by fellow SC justices in close 8-6 vote.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 12th, 2018

Sereno says there were offers to meet Duterte: He could have ended it

MANILA, Philippines – She is now ousted, and she is directly linking President Rodrigo Duterte to it. Speaking to media on Friday evening, May 11, after the Supreme Court voted 8-6 to oust her , Maria Lourdes Sereno said Duterte had the ball along. “If he does not want it, it could have ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 11th, 2018

If he does not want it, it could have ended — Sereno

President Rodrigo Duterte could have ended the ouster petition against her, if he willed it, ousted Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 11th, 2018

Sereno reveals persons tried to arrange meeting with Duterte

    Ousted Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno proudly said on Friday that she had refused to compromise her independence up until the end, disclosing that there were offers from individuals to broker a meeting between her and President Rodrigo Duterte.   Sereno said the offers came as soon as an impeachment complaint was filed against her at the House of Representatives but she refused to accept such invitations.   "May mga ideya na po na ganyan na ang parang sinasabi na ang solusyon sa problema mo ay isang pakikipag-usap o pakikipagbati [kay Presidente]," Sereno said in a press briefing hours after the Supreme Court en banc issued its decision o...Keep on reading: Sereno reveals persons tried to arrange meeting with Duterte.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 11th, 2018

Resignation is nonsense: Sereno mulls ending leave

Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno has rejected calls for her resignation, probably for the last time, before the Supreme Court decides on her fate and rules on the petition of Solicitor General Jose Calida seeking her ouster from the top judicial post on Friday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 8th, 2018

Teo meets Duterte amid calls for resignation

Teo meets Duterte amid calls for resignation.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsMay 8th, 2018

Cayetano stays

FOREIGN Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano still enjoys the trust and confidence of President Rodrigo Duterte despite calls for his resignation following the diplomatic row between the Philippines and Kuwait. Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque said there is no reason for Cayetano’s resignation. “Secretary Cayetano still enjoys the trust of the President.….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsMay 3rd, 2018

Sereno: 4 justices must inhibit themselves from SolGen case

Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno wanted at least four Supreme Court justices to inhibit themselves from the high court's unprecedented hearing on whether her appointment nearly six years ago should be nullified.   In petitions filed by her lawyers on Thursday, Sereno accused Associate Justices Diosdado Peralta, Lucas Bersamin, Francis Jardeleza and Noel Tijam of being biased against her and asked them to inhibit themselves from her case.   The four were among the eight justices who testified against Sereno during the House of Representatives hearings on her impeachment. They also supported calls for her resignation.   "Due process of law requires a hear...Keep on reading: Sereno: 4 justices must inhibit themselves from SolGen case.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 6th, 2018