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Palace: Senators may sign reso asking SC to review decision on Sereno ouster

Senators are free to sign the resolution asking the Supreme Court to review its decision to unseat former Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno through a quo warranto petition, Malacanang said on Thur.....»»

Category: newsSource: philippinetimes philippinetimesMay 17th, 2018

Palace: Senators may sign reso asking SC to review decision on Sereno ouster

Senators are free to sign the resolution asking the Supreme Court to review its decision to unseat former Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno through a quo warranto petition, Malacanang said on Thur.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsMay 17th, 2018

2 nix senate reso vs Sereno ouster

TWO senators refused to sign a draft resolution urging the Supreme Court to review its decision ousting Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno. Senate Majority Leader Tito Sotto said he would “not support any resolution to that effect because I don’t want to interfere with the judiciary.” However, if a majority….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsMay 16th, 2018

Duterte lifts Kuwait deployment ban, Senators on Sereno ouster, Trump on North Korea | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: President Rodrigo Duterte orders the total lifting of the deployment ban on overseas Filipino workers to Kuwait.  Thirteen senators , or more than half of the Senate, sign a draft resolution urging the Supreme Court to review its decision to oust former chief justice Maria Lourdes Sereno.  ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 17th, 2018

13 Senators sign draft resolution asking SC to review Sereno ouster

  MANILA, Philippines – Thirteen senators, or more than half of the Senate, have already signed a draft resolution  urging the High Court to review its decision to oust former chief justice Maria Lourdes Sereno. Francis "Kiko" Pangilinan, also president of the Liberal Party, said ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 16th, 2018

More senators urged to sign quo warranto appeal

Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon urged yesterday other senators to approve the resolution calling on the Supreme Court (SC) to review its decision ousting chief justice Maria Lourdes Sereno in a quo warranto case filed against her by Solicitor General Jose Calida......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 20th, 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

13 senators support SC review of Sereno ouster

THIRTEEN senators coming from both sides of the political fence signed a draft resolution urging the Supreme Court (SC) to review its earlier decision on the quo warranto petition against ousted Chief Justice Maria Lourdes P.A. Sereno. “Now therefore, be it resolved, as it is hereby resolved to express the sense of the Senate of […] The post 13 senators support SC review of Sereno ouster appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 16th, 2018

Palace on possible Sereno Senate run: Let her declare and let people decide

          Let Filipinos decide on the fate of ousted chief justice Maria Lourdes Sereno should she decide to run as senator, Malacaang said on Thursday.   Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said Sereno appeared "to have accepted her fate" after the Supreme Court upheld on Tuesday her ouster through a quo warranto petition.   "I have said it over and over again that the court is the final arbiter of all legal controversies. Love the decision, hate the decision, we need to accept the decision. Former Chief Justice Sereno appears to have accepted her fate. Let's do the same," Roque said in a Palace briefing.   After...Keep on reading: Palace on possible Sereno Senate run: Let her declare and let people decide.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 21st, 2018

Trillanes, De Lima ask SC to reverse Sereno ouster

MANILA, Philippines – Opposition senators Antonio Trillanes IV and Leila de Lima on Friday, June 1, filed an appeal with the Supreme Court, asking the justices to reverse their decision to remove former chief justice Maria Lourdes Sereno via a quo warranto petition. In their 25-page appeal for the High Court to “reconsider” its ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 1st, 2018

Failed adoption of Senate resolution on Sereno ouster elates Umali

House justice committee chair Rep. Reynaldo Umali said on Friday he is elated that the Senate failed to adopt the resolution urging the Supreme Court (SC) to review its decision to oust Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno through a quo warranto petition, saying it could be a "violation of separation of powers" of the three branches of government.   "Natutuwa ako na hindi po ipinasa o napagbotohan at walang action ang Senado. And if they did (adopt the resolution), that is a a violation of separation of powers of the State kasi clearly, may jurisdiction ang SC dito sa quo warranto kasi it is also allowed in the Constitution," Umali said at the News and Nuances Kapihan at Almusan...Keep on reading: Failed adoption of Senate resolution on Sereno ouster elates Umali.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 1st, 2018

Justice Antonio Carpio stands by vow he won’t benefit from Sereno ouster

Acting Supreme Court Chief Justice Antonio Carpio is making good on his vow that he does not want to benefit from the ouster of Maria Lourdes Sereno by declining the nomination to be the next chief justice. Carpio’s decision to decline the nomination shocked some who  regard him as the most qualified for the post […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsJul 25th, 2018

Duterte ‘happy to step down’ if SC favors quo warranto against him

  President Rodrigo Duterte said he would be "happy to step down" if the Supreme Court favorsthe quo warrantopetititon filed against him by lawyer Elly Pamatong, who wantshis 2016 presidential victory invalidated.   "May problema ako kasi ang balita ko sa Supreme Court ready na daw 'yung decision sa quo warranto at I'm also due for ouster kagaya ni [Sereno], yung finile ni Pamatong," Duterte said during the anniversary of the Office of the Solicitor General on Monday.   "Ah 'di bale uuwi na lang ako sa amin. I would be happy to step down," he added.   The event was closed for media coverage but Malacaang provided the media a transcript of the ...Keep on reading: Duterte ‘happy to step down’ if SC favors quo warranto against him.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 5th, 2018

Philippine SC affirms ouster of chief justice

MANILA: In a similar vote of 8-6, the Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday affirmed 'with finality' its decision more than a month ago which dismissed Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno who beca.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJun 20th, 2018

SC Upholds Ouster of Sereno

The Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld its decision granting the quo warranto petition which ousted Ma. Lourdes Sereno from the Chief Justice post. This was announced by SC Spokesman Theodore Te in a press briefing after the High Court’s en banc session. Te said the High Court denied with finality the motion for reconsideration filed […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsJun 20th, 2018

Where the 23 senators stand on Supreme Court’s ousting of Sereno

Here is how the 23 members of the upper house stand on Supreme Court's decision to kick out its head......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsJun 19th, 2018

Malacañang: Like it or not, Sereno ouster final

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte respects the decision of the Supreme Court to affirm its ouster  of Maria Lourdes Sereno as chief justice, Malacañang said on Tuesday, June 19. "Nirerespeto 'yan ng ating Presidente. Ipatutupad ang desisyon na 'yan dahil 'yan ang trabaho ng Presidente, tagapagpatupad ng mga batas at ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 19th, 2018

Palace to Sereno: Good luck in her private life

Malacañang on Tuesday welcomed the decision of the Supreme Court to uphold its ruling voiding Maria Lourdes Sereno's appointment as chief justice......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 19th, 2018

SC rejects Sereno ouster appeal

      The Supreme Court has refused to reverse its May 11, 2018 decision that removed Maria Lourdes Sereno as chief justice.   Still with a vote of 8-6, the High Court denied Sereno's motion for reconsideration, according to a Court insider.   The May 11 decision granted the quo warranto petition filed by Solicitor General Jose Calida and invalidated the appointment of Sereno in 2012.   The SC disqualified her from the post for lack of proven integrity due to her failure to file all her statements of assets, liabilities and net worth (SALNs) when she was still teaching law in the University of the Philippines. /muf...Keep on reading: SC rejects Sereno ouster appeal.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 19th, 2018

On SC’s rejection of Sereno ouster appeal, Umali says, ‘I expected it’

House justice committee chair Rep. Reynaldo Umali on Tuesday said he was "relieved" that the Supreme Court (SC) has junked former Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno's motion to reverse its May 11 decision that led to her ouster. "Actually expected ko naman 'yun ano, actually I was interviewed earlier and I said I don't think the SC will change its position. I feel so relieved that I need not to prepare anymore on the Senate trial," Umali told reporters. Umali was referring to the impeachment case filed at the lower House which they need to defend at the supposed Senate trial. The high court, with a vote of 8-6, denied Sereno's motion for reconsideration, according to a Court ins...Keep on reading: On SC’s rejection of Sereno ouster appeal, Umali says, ‘I expected it’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 19th, 2018

Jose Calida asks Supreme Court to affirm Sereno’s ouster

The Office of the Solicitor General has asked the Supreme Court to affirm with finality its decision last month ousting Maria Lourdes Sereno from the top judicial post......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 14th, 2018