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Solon: Justices dividing Supreme Court should resign

Solon: Justices dividing Supreme Court should resign.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource: pep pepMay 15th, 2018

8 justices who ousted chief magistrate deserve to be impeached — solon

THE eight Associate Justices of the Supreme Court who voted to oust Maria Lourdes Sereno as Chief Justice deserve to be impeached. This is according to Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman, one of the leaders of the House Minority Magnificent7, as he expressed support for colleague Akbayan Rep. Tom Villarin who….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsMay 18th, 2018

Solon Mulls Impeachment Vs. 8 SC Justices in Sereno Ouster

A party-list lawmaker mulls to file impeachment complaints against the eight Supreme Court (SC) justices who voted to grant a quo warranto petition that disqualified Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno. In a press conference on Thursday, Akbayan Rep. Tom Villarin said the impeachment cases against the eight magistrates would be based on the ground of […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsMay 18th, 2018

Solon: Justices dividing SC should resign

Solon: Justices dividing SC should resign.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsMay 14th, 2018

Judges mobilized to urge Sereno to resign

The attempts to unseat Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno have spilled over to the lower courts, dragging judges into the political controversy, three court sources said on Sunday. The first source said the 1,200-strong Philippine Judges Association (PJA), composed of Regional Trial Court (RTC) judges, would issue a "manifesto" calling for Sereno's resignation during the flag-raising ceremony at the Supreme Court on Monday. The source said court employees, together with several justices who had forced Sereno to go on an indefinite leave starting March 1, were expected to wear red shirts and ribbons to symbolize their support for her ouster as Chief Justice, as they did last Mon...Keep on reading: Judges mobilized to urge Sereno to resign.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 11th, 2018

‘Mutiny’ at SC decried

Opposition lawmaker deplores associate justices’ preemptive move against chief justice AN opposition solon yesterday criticized the Supreme Court justices for compelling Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno to go on indefinite leave. Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman said the justices should have waited for the result of the impeachment proceeding against the….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsMar 2nd, 2018

Solon ‘mutiny’ at SC

AN opposition solon yesterday criticized the Supreme Court justices for compelling Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno to go on indefinite leave. Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman said the justices should have waited for the result of the impeachment proceeding against the top magistrate. “The ‘mutiny’ reportedly spearheaded by seven associate justices….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsMar 2nd, 2018

The politics of two justices

The search is on for the next Chief Justice of the Supreme Court. Many have expressed interest in the office, but only one will be appointed by President Rodrigo Duterte from a list of nominees to be submitted to the President by the Judicial and Bar Council, the agency created by the Constitution to recommend […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated News16 hr. 41 min. ago

House to junk SC7 case

House Justice Committee Chairman Doy Leachon yesterday said he is certain that the majority of his colleagues will vote for the dismissal of the impeachment complaints filed against seven justices of the Supreme Court (SC). The Oriental Mindoro lawmaker said there’s no reason for the “plenary to overturn” the decision of his committee to dismiss […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsOct 8th, 2018

Supreme Court acquits drug suspect over weak case buildup

MANILA, Philippines – The Supreme Court (SC) acquitted and ordered released from jail a drug suspect convicted in 2013 for possession of illegal drugs, over what the justices called a weak case from the very beginning. "Accused Romy Miranda Lim is acquitted on reasonable doubt, and is ordered ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 2nd, 2018

JBC draws up shortlist for next SC justice

Eight Court of Appeals justices and Court Administrator Midas Marquez made it to the Judicial and Bar Council’s shortlist for the next Supreme Court Associate Justice......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 1st, 2018

3 most senior justices to vie for CJ post

The three most senior justices of the Supreme Court (SC) are vying for the top judicial post to be vacated by the retirement of Teresita Leonardo-de Castro next week......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 30th, 2018

‘Habal-habal’ judge hopes to end his career on a high note; vies for SC post

A son of a fisherman is hoping to end his more than 40-year career in government service on a high note by trying his luck at the Supreme Court. Court of Appeals Associate Justice Edgardo L. Delos Santos, a native of Palompon, Leyte has applied for the first time to the Supreme Court even if he is already among its most senior justices. "I deferred to seniority since there were more senior justices. I did not apply. Later on, I realized that some applicants were more junior to me," Delos Santos told members of the Judicial and Bar Council (JBC). "This is the right time for me to try my luck at the Supreme Court since I am already 66 and has been in the government service for...Keep on reading: ‘Habal-habal’ judge hopes to end his career on a high note; vies for SC post.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 26th, 2018

Trillanes arrested, Marian Rivera, Instagram founders resign | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Police arrest Senator Sonny Trillanes Tuesday, September 25, after a Makati court issues a warrant of arrest and hold departure order against him for rebellion. President Rodrigo Duterte’s public approval and trust ratings fall in September, the lowest these had ever been. Supreme Court Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio is ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 25th, 2018

It’s official: House committee junks impeach raps vs 7 SC justices

THE Committee on Justice of the House of Representatives on Tuesday formally dismissed the impeachment complaint filed against seven Supreme Court justices who voted to oust then chief justice Maria Lourdes Sereno via quo warranto. Voting 22-0, the panel approved its report and resolution on the dismissal of the consolidated complaints filed by Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman, Ifugao Rep. Teddy Baguilat, [...] The post It’s official: House committee junks impeach raps vs 7 SC justices appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsSep 25th, 2018

4 justices of Court of Appeals on shortlist of candidates for SC

FOUR justices of the Court of Appeals comprise the shortlist of candidates for associate justice at the Supreme Court, according to sources at the Judicial and Bar Council (JBC). Manuel Barrios, Apolinario Bruselas, Rosmari Carandang and Japar Dimaampao are vying for the position that Samuel Martires vacated when he retired early this year. President Rodrigo [...] The post 4 justices of Court of Appeals on shortlist of candidates for SC appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsSep 25th, 2018

RTC judges’ courage to rouse SC justices?

AS in a reversal of roles, the justices of the Supreme Court appear being reminded of judicial independence and courage by their juniors handling sensitive cases in such Regional Trial Courts as in Bulacan and Makati......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 20th, 2018

House panel kills impeach complaint vs 7 Supreme Court justices

The House of Representatives committee on justice voted 23-1 yesterday to kill the impeachment complaints against Chief Justice Teresita de Castro and six other Supreme Court (SC)justices by finding them lacking in substance......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 12th, 2018

Lagman: Arroyo s presence at hearing signals junking of impeach raps vs SC justices

The presence of House Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo at the House justice panel deliberations 'signaled the junking' of the impeachment complaints against the seven Supreme Court justice.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsSep 11th, 2018

Impeachment complaint against seven SC justices dismissed

THE HOUSE COMMITTEE on Justice on Tuesday dismissed the impeachment complaints filed by opposition lawmakers against the seven Supreme Court justices who granted the quo warranto petition that ousted Maria Lourdes P.A. Sereno as Chief Justice. The post Impeachment complaint against seven SC justices dismissed appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsSep 11th, 2018

House Justice committee junks impeachment raps vs SC 7

THE House Committee on Justice rejected the impeachment complaints filed against Supreme Court (SC) Chief Justice Teresita Leonardo-De Castro and six other associate justices on Monday. Voting 23-1, the committee nullified the impeachment raps against the SC magistrates after they found that the complaints insufficient in substance. Siquijor Representative Ramon Rocamora was the lone legislator […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsSep 11th, 2018