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SolGen: Sereno ouster plea heard by impartial SC

SolGen: Sereno ouster plea heard by impartial SC.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource: pep pepJun 14th, 2018

SC to take up SolGen’s Sereno ouster plea on Tuesday

  The Supreme Court (SC) will tackle on Tuesday the quo warranto petition filed by the Office of the Solicitor General in a bid to remove from office Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno without an impeachment trial.   Sources confirmed that the petition has been included in the agenda for the high court's regular en banc (full court) sessionon Tuesday.   The quo warranto petition, according to Solicitor General Jose Calida, is the proper petition because Sereno is "unlawfully" holding her current position.   READ:Sereno ouster by peers rather than Senate 'an act of kindness'---SolGen   "The blatant disregard by respondent Sereno to c...Keep on reading: SC to take up SolGen’s Sereno ouster plea on Tuesday.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 5th, 2018

SolGen asks high court to throw out Sereno plea

THE Office of the Solicitor General has asked the Supreme Court to junk the motion for reconsideration filed by ousted chief justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno seeking to reverse the May 11 ruling that removed her from her post. Solicitor General Jose Calida said the high court in issuing the controversial….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJun 14th, 2018

SolGen ordered to comment on Sereno ouster appeal

SolGen ordered to comment on Sereno ouster appeal.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsJun 6th, 2018

SolGen wields quo warranto sword of Damocles after Sereno ouster

MANILA, Philippines –  After the ouster of Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno, the justices who voted against the quo warranto petition said that the decision has made the Office of the Solicitor General (OSG) more poweful. The justices raised their concern in their separate dissenting opinions following the Supreme Court's  ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 12th, 2018

Agot Isidro slams senators for inaction over Sereno ouster

        Seasoned singer-actress and vocal administration critic Agot Isidro yet again made herself heard as she voiced out an opinion concerning the country's present political stir.   Agot was commenting on the recent development at the Supreme Court where the Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno was voted out of the high court position.   With an 8-6 vote in an en banc session on Friday, Sereno's appointment as Chief Justice of the Supreme Court is now declared void.   Such development in the country's judiciary stirred up an influx of reactions coming from the people including Agot who took to Twitter to slam senators wh...Keep on reading: Agot Isidro slams senators for inaction over Sereno ouster.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 11th, 2018

SolGen dared: Question De Castro over SALNs, too

Was this a case of giving a Supreme Court associate justice a dose of her own medicine?   A private citizen on Friday urged Solicitor General Jose Calida to apply the same legal principle he had cited in moving for Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno's ouster against her primary nemesis---Associate Justice Teresita Leonardo-De Castro.   In a four-page letter, Jocelyn Marie Acosta said Calida should also file a quo warranto petition against De Castro for her supposed failure to submit all her statements of assets, liabilities and net worth (SALNs) to the Judicial and Bar Council (JBC) when she was appointed to the 15-member Supreme Court in December 2007, by then ...Keep on reading: SolGen dared: Question De Castro over SALNs, too.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 21st, 2018

Sereno faces SC justices, SolGen in ouster proceedings

Sereno faces SC justices, SolGen in ouster proceedings.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsApr 10th, 2018

Sereno& apos;s comment & apos;bolstered& apos; Calida& apos;s ouster plea, says lawyer - GMA News

Sereno's comment 'bolstered' Calida's ouster plea, says lawyer - GMA News.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsMar 21st, 2018

High court tells SolGen to reply to Sereno& rsquo;s plea

High court tells SolGen to reply to Sereno’s plea Source link link: High court tells SolGen to reply to Sereno’s plea.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsMar 21st, 2018

SC orders SolGen to answer Sereno comment on ouster petition

The Supreme Court (SC) has directed the Office of the Solicitor General to submit a reply on the comment of Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno, who asserted she can only be removed thru impeachment and not by a quo warranto petition.   READ: Sereno asks SC to nullify OSG's quo warranto petition   During Tuesday's en banc, the high court told Solicitor General Jose Calida to submit a response within five days upon receipt of its order.   Calida initiated the quo warranto petition against Sereno as he insisted that the country's top magistrate is not qualified to hold the position of Chief Justice.   He also said the quo warranto petition could e...Keep on reading: SC orders SolGen to answer Sereno comment on ouster petition.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 20th, 2018

Judges, court employees urge Sereno to resign

Groups of judges and court employees on Monday morning urged the embattled Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno to resign as she faces impeachment proceedings in the legislature and an ouster plea in her own Supreme Court. Source link link: Judges, court employees urge Sereno to resign.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsMar 12th, 2018

Sereno: Who& apos;s behind SolGen& apos;s ouster move? - Inquirer.net

Sereno: Who's behind SolGen's ouster move? - Inquirer.net.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsMar 10th, 2018

You can question anybody : Ex-SolGen warns vs Sereno ouster via quo warranto

The Supreme Court will open a can of worms if it invalidates Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno's appointment by granting the quo warranto petition of Solicitor General Jose Calida, his predecessor said Wednesday. Source link link: 'You can question anybody': Ex-SolGen warns vs Sereno ouster via quo warranto.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsMar 7th, 2018

Mallari s plea for rapid ouster of Sereno a mere scrap of paper — spokesperson

MANILA, Philippines — The letter of suspended lawyer Elligio Mallari to the Solicitor General is merely a scrap of paper, the camp of Chief Justice Maria Lou.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 21st, 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 News17 hr. 19 min. ago

No CJ post bid for Carpio

By Elmer Navarro Manuel and Angie M. Rosales Saying he does not want to be accused of gaining from the recent ouster of former Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno, acting Supreme Court Chief Justice Antonio Carpio said he will decline a nomination for the highest post in the judiciary. Carpio, who voted against the quo […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated News20 hr. 40 min. ago

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

Panelo: SC denial of Sereno plea final chapter in her drawn-out drama

Presidential chief legal counsel Salvador Panelo. (File photo by VINCE F. NONATO / Philippine Daily Inquirer) The Supreme Court's denial of the motion for reconsideration of former chief justi.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated 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

Carpio to decline any nomination as next Chief Justice

Acting Chief Justice Antonio Carpio will decline any nomination for him to beappointed as the next top magistrate of the Supreme Court (SC). Carpio said he did not want to benefit from the ouster of former ChiefJustice Maria Lourdes Sereno who was removed through a quo warrantoproceeding. The acting chief magistrate was among the six justices who voted against thequo warranto case filed by Solicitor General Jose Calida against Sereno. "Because I have voted against it, I don't want to benefit from it, so I willdecline any nomination," Carpio said over ANC's Headstart on Wednesday. Declining a nomination to the top magistrate post would mean that Carpio'sname would not ...Keep on reading: Carpio to decline any nomination as next Chief Justice.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 20th, 2018